Illusionist Megastar David Copperfield and Paramount’s Ted Schilowitz Bring Magic to Content Protection Summit @ NAB

Las Vegas, Nevada  April 10,  2023 NAB Show’s opening session for CDSA’s Content Protection Summit (CPS@NAB) will be co-hosted by Paramount futurist Ted Schilowitz and world-renown illusionist David Copperfield as they present an extraordinary keynote presentation with a live demonstration of AI technology in “Behind the Magic of NAB’s Legacy and Future” at the SAHARA Theater in Las Vegas.

Schilowitz and Copperfield will together celebrate the art and science of TV and movie magic in an unscripted conversation as they look ahead at the future of technology’s intersection and acceleration of entertainment experiences. Attendees will have the unique opportunity to interact live with state-of-the-art virtual humans and learn more about the technologies that are driving content for the session.

With great magical power, comes great responsibility: the keynote will address the increasing complexity of our M+E ecosystem as transmedia products converge across the global customer base in the form of theatrical, streaming, broadcast, gaming, music, and all forms of entertainment. This talk will highlight the industry’s strongest examples of cutting-edge tech deployment and celebrate the art and science of Television and Movie magic over the last 100 years, in addition to forecasting the evolving forms of creative storytelling in store for the next century.

Copperfield has performed the most widely publicized illusions of his time and earned a record-breaking 38 Emmy nominations and 21 wins.

Schilowitz is known for guiding companies in the entertainment industry into the next generation of technological advancement and shining a light on the early stages of emerging technology. The companies he’s been involved in at the earliest stages of their journeys have created content that have won countless Oscars, Emmys and Grammys.

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Doors open at Noon and this special keynote presentation begins at 12:45pm.

To register for the event at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, click here.


An NAB exhibits pass is required to attend and can be found for free here.


About NAB Show

NAB Show, held April 15 – 19, 2023 in Las Vegas, is celebrating its centennial year as the preeminent conference and exhibition driving the evolution of broadcast, media and entertainment. It is the ultimate marketplace for next-generation technology inspiring superior audio and video experiences. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms, NAB Show is where global visionaries convene to bring content to life in new and exciting ways. For complete details, visit

About CDSA

Founded in 1970, the Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA) is the worldwide forum advocating the innovative and responsible delivery and storage of entertainment, software, and information content. CDSA’s global membership includes companies involved in every facet along media and entertainment’s digital and physical media supply chain. CDSA provides community, collaboration and communications services that protect entertainment media throughout the supply chain, both pre- and post-release.

About NAB

The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at

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