May 10-11, 2016 | New York Hilton Midtown

Chris Knowlton

Chris Knowlton
Principal PM Manager
Microsoft Stream

Chris has been building products and partnerships that improve live and on-demand media delivery since 1999. He started on the Microsoft team at NetApp, joined Microsoft to help guide the on-premises and cloud streaming product roadmaps for 10 years, spent 5 years leading product management and industry evangelism at Wowza Media Systems, led strategy at BlueFrame Technology for a year, and then rejoined Microsoft on the Stream team in 2018. He was honored in 2011 as a “Streaming Media All-Star” by Streaming Media Magazine, and holds several patents for streaming software technologies.

See all of Chris Knowlton's past Streaming Media presentations and interviews in the Streaming Media Conference Video Portal.

Streaming Media West 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

2:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Best Practices for Education & Training Video
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. VR/360° Video: Flash in the Pan or Here to Stay?

Streaming Media East 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Engaging Live Experiences for Digital Platforms
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Real-World VR/360° Use Cases

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

2:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Best Practices for Education & Training Video

Streaming Media West 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Live Streaming Today & Tomorrow

Thursday, November 2, 2017

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. HOW TO: Handling First-Mile Networking Challenges

Streaming Media East 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. The Future of Live Streaming

Streaming Media West 2016


Wednesday, November 2, 2016

3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. How To: Virtual Reality And 360-Degree Live Streaming
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Building Streaming Workflows For K-12 and Higher Education

Streaming Media East 2016

Monday, May 9, 2016

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Building an End-to-End Live Streaming Workflow


Streaming Forum 2016

Wednesday 24 February 2016

1:45 p.m. - 2:25 p.m. Best Practices for Building an End-to-End Live Streaming Workflow

Tuesday 23 February 2016

2:30 p.m. - 2:55 p.m. Roundtable 1: MPEG-DASH vs. HLS

Streaming Media West 2015

Streaming Media University - Monday, November 16, 2015

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. W2: Best Practices for Building an End-to-End Live Streaming Workflow

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Emerging Streaming Technologies: H.265, VP9, WebM, DASH, HTML5, & WebRTC

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Building an Internal Enterprise/EDU Streaming Solution
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Panel: The Future of Live Streaming
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Discovery Track

Streaming Media East 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Deploying Your Live Streaming Workflow in the Cloud


Wednesday, May 13, 2015

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Discovery Track

Streaming Media West 2014

Preconference Seminars - Monday, November 17, 2014

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Setting up Live Streaming Workflows, On-Premises and In the Cloud

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Streaming Deployment Architectures in Higher Education
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. DT102: Discovery Track

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. On-Premises or in the Cloud: Choosing the Best Live Video Workflow

Streaming Forum 2014

Wednesday 25 June 2014

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Media Servers: Who Needs Them?

Streaming Media East 2014

Pre-Conference Seminars - Monday, May 12, 2014

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Setting up Live Streaming Workflows On-Premises and In The Cloud

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Streaming Deployments in Higher Education

Streaming Media West 2013

Preconference Seminars - Monday, November 18, 2013

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Wowza Media Server and End-to-End Workflows

Streaming Forum 2013

Wednesday 19 June 2013

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Enhancing the Second Screen Experience with Multiscreen Streaming
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Media Server Application Trends

Streaming Media East 2013

Pre-Conference Seminars - Monday, May 20

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Wowza Media Server and End-to-End Workflows

Streaming Media West 2012

Preconference Seminars - Monday, October 29, 2012

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Streaming Media Delivery—Servers and Clouds


Streaming Media East 2012

Pre-Conference Seminars - Monday, May 14

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Streaming Media Delivery – Servers and Clouds


Streaming Media West 2011

Preconference Seminars - Monday, November 7, 2011

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Live Broadcasting: How-To Examples Using the Microsoft Media Platform

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Cloud Demos: Amazon CloudFront and Windows Azure

Streaming Media East 2011


Streaming Media West 2010

Monday, November 1, 2010

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Live Streaming With Microsoft Silverlight and Windows Media

Streaming Media East 2010



Streaming Media West 2009

Monday, November 16, 2009

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Live Broadcasting With Silverlight and Windows Media

Streaming Media East 2009

Pre-Conference - Monday, May 11

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Live Broadcasting for Silverlight and Windows Media Player

Streaming Media East 2008

Day Two - Wednesday, May 21

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Delivering Media for Microsoft Silverlight with Windows Server 2008

Streaming Media West 2007

Day One - Tuesday, November 06, 2007

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. YouTube for the Enterprise

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