Webmaster Access Amsterdam Announces 2018 Seminar Program

LOS ANGELES—AVN Media Network is pleased to announce the seminar lineup for Webmaster Access 2018, the longest running adult webmaster conference in Europe that is returning to Amsterdam for the 14th consecutive year.

Sponsored exclusively by AVSecure, the robust educational program will feature a series of seminars designed to give attendees insights into evolving trends such as the emergence of cryptocurrency; the lucrative market for do-it-yourself clips; the growth potential of artificial intelligence technology in adult; expanding your international presence; and how to prepare your business for upcoming regulations such as the U.K.’s Digital Economy Act.

Set for Sept. 7-10 at the Doubletree by Hilton Amsterdam Centraal Station in the heart of the city, the premier B2B gathering will also also once again spotlight key global centers of commerce such as North America, Eastern Europe and Germany.

In addition, the show will examine fast-moving sectors such as live cams and dating, and discuss the latest developments in billing solutions. Meanwhile, GayVN returns to this year’s show with a panel exploring the most topical issues impacting the gay market.

Two other panels were added as a result of popular demand, including a session about how to navigate the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) and Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA) laws in the U.S; and in another first for the show, a special discussion about Pornhub’s Content Partner Program will be held.

AVSecure is a bespoke age verification solution for the adult industry to allow compliance with the UK Digital Economy Act. Once verified, a user will be able to access with ease any site using AVSecure. Structured for global use, the solution is built on scalable blockchain technology, leveraging the associated security that comes with its encryption processes. 

The full lineup of Webmaster Access seminars is as follows:

Saturday, Sept. 8

11 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Blockchain Technology, ICO, Cryptocurrency: What Does It All Mean?
Our expert panel will deconstruct the complexities of distributed ledgers and the worldwide cryptocurrency phenomenon. What are the major factors you should consider when dealing with crypto? What do you need to know about integrating digital currency into your business? 

12 p.m.-12:50 p.m.
The State of Age Verification: Compliance and Vigilance
With the U.K. Digital Economy Act set to go into effect later this year, what does that mean for your adult site? Why may choosing one or more age-verification solutions be ideal for your business over the long-term?

1 p.m.-1:50 p.m.
Artificial Intelligence and The User Experience
What is the state of AI technology in adult entertainment and why is it critical for the growth of your web-based business?

2 p.m.-2:50 p.m.
The New DIY Era: How Clips Are Moving the Needle
In this era of social media and tube sites, models are taking control of their own destinies by shooting their own content and uploading it to various platforms. The most enterprising models are making six figures on their own without being involved in the traditional porn studio system. Our panel will discuss what you need to know about this surging trend.

3 p.m.-3:50 p.m.
Understanding the Impact of FOSTA-SESTA: What You Need to Know
Now that the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) and the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA) are laws in the US, what does that mean for companies that hire sex workers and the workers themselves? What adjustments should you make in your Terms of Service? What are the keys to compliance?

4 p.m.-4:50 p.m.
State of Gay: Examining the Future of the Gay Sector
Our diverse group of speakers will analyze the current trends in content creation, traffic conversion, legal compliance and more in this in-depth discussion about what’s now and what’s next in the gay industry.

Sunday, Sept. 9

11 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Maximizing North America: How to Command An Audience in the U.S. & Canada
What does it take to increase your presence in the largest entertainment market in the world, where adult is a billion-dollar industry? Hear from our seasoned panel about today’s most progressive growth strategies.

12 p.m.-12:50 p.m.
Profiting in Germany and Eastern Europe: What You Need to Know
Join an accomplished panel of international executives as they analyze the current business climate and discuss ways to improve your footprint in the world’s fourth largest economy, Germany, and in the largest region, Eastern Europe.

1 p.m.-1:50 p.m.
The Future of Live Camming: From the Executive Seat
Hear from top live-cam executives about how to increase your revenue as an affiliate, the benefits of the freemium vs. premium model; and progressive tips and tricks for studio owners and models alike.

2 p.m.-2:50 p.m.
Dynamic Billing: Adapting and Evolving With Today’s Customer
Some of the industry’s leading executives will discuss the state of the billing sector, including the latest regulatory challenges, regional differences, combatting credit card fraud and preventing identity theft.

3 p.m.-3:50 p.m.
Dating Dominance: Gaining a Competitive Edge
Our seasoned speakers will discuss how to improve the user experience, increase conversions, customize promotions, explore new niches, refine your mobile footprint and evaluate statistics, among other essential issues.

4 p.m.-4:50 p.m.
Inside the Pornhub Content Partner Program
Pornhub is helping studios and performers grow their brands by creating their own channels on the platform, promoting them to record high traffic and even sharing in the revenue. Top performing channels receive thousands in monthly payouts. How can you monetize your content with their program?

To register for Webmaster Access, click here.

To book your room at the show hotel, click here.