/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - BMO Capital Markets to Host its 2008 eMerging Media Forum at The Paley Center for Media/



    NEW YORK, June 16 /CNW/ - BMO Capital Markets, (TSX, NYSE:   BMO), will
hold its eMerging Media Forum on Thursday, June 19, 2008, at The Paley Center
for Media in New York City.
    Focusing on evolving "eVideo and eMusic" businesses, the summit will
bring together senior management from leading Internet media companies for an
in-depth look at the sector's current challenges and future opportunities.
    The agenda includes presentations by executives from CBS, DG FastChannel,
TiVo, MLB.com, and a luncheon address by Rebecca Paoletti, Director, Video
Strategy, Yahoo, Inc.
    The event will be hosted by senior research analyst Lee Westerfield, who
covers Broadcasting and Internet Media for BMO Capital Markets Equity
Research. Mr. Westerfield notes, "The forum will provide a deep-dive immersion
into the emerging internet video market, a market enlivened by IP technologies
and consumer embrace. At stake is a prize of $100 billion of video advertising
and subscription spending. The emerging video market transforms media; it
involves all players along the media chain, from the largest of global media
enterprises to the nimblest of start-up innovators."

    For more information about the eMerging Media Forum including an agenda
with presentation times, please visit:
    www.bmocm.com/conferences/emergingmedia2008

    Media interested in attending the conference and/or scheduling an
interview should call Holly Holt (212) 885-4153 or toll free at
1-866-298-8385.

    
    Scheduled presenters include(*):

    -   Asterpix: Nat Kausik, CEO
    -   BitGravity: Perry Wu, Chairman & CEO
    -   BitTorrent: Doug Walker, CEO
    -   Broadcast International (BCST): Rodney Tiede, President & CEO
    -   CBS (CBS): Patrick Keane, EVP & Chief Marketing Officer, CBSi
    -   Critical Media: Sean Morgan, CEO
    -   DCIA: Martin Lafferty, CEO
    -   DG FastChannel (DGIT): Omar Choucair, CFO
        and Scott Ginsburg, Chairman & CEO
    -   Digitalsmiths: Ben Weinberger, CEO
    -   EyeWonder: John Vincent, CEO
    -   FreeWheel: Doug Knopper, Co-Founder & Co-CEO
    -   GridNetworks: Anthony Naughtin, President & CEO
    -   MLB.com: Robert Bowman, CEO
    -   Ooyala: Bismarck Lepe, Co-founder & CEO
    -   Panther Express: Steve Liddell, CEO
    -   QuickPlay Media: Wayne Purboo, CEO
    -   Real Networks (RNWK): Michael Eggers, CFO
    -   TiVo (TIVO): Tom Rogers, President & CEO
    -   Visible Measures: Brian Shin, CEO
    -   Yahoo! (YHOO): Rebecca Paoletti, Director, Video Strategy

    (*) Agenda subject to change.
    

    About the BMO Capital Markets Media, Communications & Technology Group

    For over 25 years, BMO Capital Markets has served media, communications
and technology clients with a dedicated team of industry specialists. Today,
BMO Capital Markets has one of the largest integrated groups of investment
banking professionals focused exclusively on mid-cap and emerging growth
companies in the Media sector. Since 2001, our team has completed over
$50 billion of M&A transactions, and over $70 billion of senior debt and
equity financings in the Media, Communications & Technology industry. BMO
Capital Markets offers its clients a full array of financial products and
services, including: M&A advisory services, equity underwriting, debt
underwriting, syndicated lending, risk management services and treasury
services. For more information visit, www.bmocm.com/industry/us/media.





For further information:

For further information: Media Contacts: Orli Namian, Toronto,
orli.namian@bmo.com, (416) 867-4914; Holly Holt, New York, holly.holt@bmo.com,
(212) 885-4153, (646) 919-8629; Internet: www.bmocm.com

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