Discovery’s incoming content chief, Phil Craig, will give a keynote address at MIPDoc in Cannes in April.
His equivalent at National Geographic Channel, Tim Pastore, will also give a keynote address at the factual market, which precedes MIPTV.
Former Nutopia and ABC Australia exec Craig (pictured, top left) starts at Discovery next week as executive VP and chief content officer. He will speak on Sunday 12 April at 4.15pm.
Pastore (pictured, right) was named president, original programming and production at National Geographic Channel earlier this year. He had been running production and development at National Geographic Studios.
Pastore will speak on the Saturday of the market at 4.45pm.