FutureSport 2017: Vizrt comes on board as Title Sponsor
By: Fergal Ringrose
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 3:47 pm

SVG Europe is pleased to announce that Vizrt has joined FutureSport 2017 as Title Sponsor. Futuresport takes place Wednesday November 29 at The Kia Oval in London. Other confirmed sponsors for the event to date are BSI, Hitomi and NewTek.

From the continued roll-out of 4K and IP-based production, to mounting industry excitement around HDR, 2017 has been another landmark year for sports broadcasting. At FutureSport our focus will be firmly on the developments set to define 2018, including AI, 5G connectivity, and the new SMPTE 2110 group of standards for IP production. There will also be an exclusive preview of the major changes planned for the host broadcasting of the Wimbleon Championships.

Join over 250 of your industry colleagues for the Summit and its multiple networking opportunities – including a buffet-style lunch and post-summit drinks – as well as a technical tour of The Kia Oval, FutureSport 2017 affords a welcome chance to take stock as another milestone year of sports production innovation looms into view. Register here.

Vizrt is a leader in the areas of real-time 3D graphics, studio automation, sports analysis and asset management tools for the media and entertainment industry. This includes interactive and virtual solutions, animations, maps, weather, story and video editing, compositing, and multiplatform VOD and live playout tools.

Vizrt has customers in more than 100 countries worldwide and the list keeps growing each day. This is made possible by nearly 600 engaged and very competent employees in 40 offices around the world.

Vizrt’s business model provides its customers with complete packages, including hardware, professional services, installations, support, etc.

Vizrt’s products are used by the world’s leading media companies, including CNN, CBS, Fox, BBC, BSkyB, Sky Sports, CBS Sports, Fox Sports, Al Jazeera, NDR, ITN, ZDF, VICE, The Washington Post, TF1, CCTV, NHK and the list keeps growing. Furthermore, many world-class production houses and corporate institutions such as the London Stock Exchange use Vizrt systems.