NEW YORK--(UBS is proud to host its 40th annual Global Media Conference in New York on December 3-5. As one of the longest running conferences on Wall Street, the conference will provide investors with a comprehensive look at the media and communications space, both recapping 2012 and also looking at what’s coming up next.)--
Monday, December 3 - Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Grand Hyatt New York
Park Avenue at Grand Central
New York City
Opening remarks will be made by UBS’s Global Head of Equities, Mike Stewart, on December 3 at 7:45am EST. The conference will feature management presentations from over 90 leading companies in areas as diverse as advertising, broadcasting, entertainment, internet, multi-channel television distribution, new media, publishing, telecommunications and video gaming. Speakers will address key industry, economic and regulatory trends that continue to challenge and revolutionize our industry.
Among the over 90 companies participating in the conference include: AMC Networks, Inc., CBS Corporation, DirecTV, IMAX Corporation, Meredith Corp., News Corporation, Sprint, Time Warner, Inc., Viacom, Inc., Virgin Media, Inc., The Washington Post, among others.
This conference is not open to the public. To inquire about a press pass, please contact Media Relations.
Notes to Editors
UBS draws on its 150-year heritage to serve private, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, as well as retail clients in Switzerland. Its business strategy is centered on its pre-eminent global wealth management businesses and its universal bank in Switzerland. Together with a client-focused Investment Bank and a strong, well-diversified Global Asset Management business, UBS will drive further growth and expand its premier wealth management franchise.
UBS is present in all major financial centers worldwide. It has offices in 57 countries, with about 35% of its employees working in the Americas, 36% in Switzerland, 17% in the rest of Europe, the Middle East and Africa and 12% in Asia Pacific. UBS employs about 65,000 people around the world. Its shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).