"Get With The Program" by Kevin Ryan of Motivity Marketing
rogrammatic platforms seem poised to devour the world of advertising only four years after that puzzling RTB acronym became familiar. But now the game gets serious – as high CPM video, direct, mobile and even TV inventory starts leveraging these technologies and the platforms become core to both buying and selling. Time for a maturity check. Are these technologies, processes, and ready to grow up? As the longest running conference series on all things programmatic, OMMA RTB, enters its third year of international gatherings on the topic, we grill industry leaders on whether the exchange economy really has met and overcome its challenges.