Monthly Archives: January 2020

RTL secures exclusive Europa League and Europa Conference rights in Germany

Written on January 27, 2020 at 16:09, by


BBC Sport in the chair for 2020 Six Nations tournament kick-off

Written on January 27, 2020 at 15:46, by

According to BBC Sport lead director Matthew Griffiths, “it’s always a privilege to work on the Six Nations as it’s such a massive tournament. We love it.” Round one of the 2020 Men’s Six Nations rugby kicks off this Saturday 1 February with Wales v Italy from the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. All of the […]  More

Blackbird goes for Gold in its first sponsorship of SVG Europe

Written on January 27, 2020 at 14:59, by

Blackbird has joined SVG Europe as a Gold Sponsor and is looking forward to becoming an active feature of the association’s events throughout 2020. The company is a cloud-native provider of production and delivery tools. The Blackbird cloud video platform looks to change the way people work with digital video, maximising the value of video […]  More

MST Systems joins SVG Europe as Gold Sponsor to kick off 25 years in business

Written on January 27, 2020 at 14:53, by

MST Systems, a provider of broadcast graphics services to top international sports, including the Ryder Cup, European Tour Golf, The Open Championship and Euroleague Basketball, has joined SVG Europe as a new Gold Sponsor. As the company celebrates its 25th year in the industry, it has chosen to join SVG Europe to help it, “to […]  More

Blackmagic Design renews Gold Sponsorship with SVG Europe

Written on January 27, 2020 at 14:51, by

Once again Blackmagic Design has renewed its Gold Sponsorship of SVG Europe, stating the platform the association provides allows the company, “to understand first hand the challenges and business drivers impacting workflow decisions”. Stuart Ashton, director, Blackmagic Design EMEA, commented: “Through the course of the year, the SVG Europe platform brings together some of the very best […]  More

DAZN acquires live and on-demand MotoGP rights in Italy

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Comcast: Our future is streaming

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XD Motion covers French All-Star Game for National Basketball League

Written on January 27, 2020 at 11:49, by

Over the winter holiday period, Paris-based XD Motion was part of the broadcast story behind the All Star Game of the National Basketball League. The 17th edition of this event took place on Sunday 29 December 2019 at the AccorHotels Arena, Paris and was, once again, a spectacle of a show for basketball fans around […]  More

Inaugural SVG Europe Women Achievement Award 2020 to be presented at winter networking event

Written on January 27, 2020 at 11:16, by

This Thursday evening at the SVG Europe Women winter networking event with BT Sport and Timeline TV (30 January 2020), the inaugural SVG Europe Women Achievement Award will be presented. The winner, who will not be named until the night itself, is a woman that stands out for her outstanding achievements in sports broadcasting, and […]  More

To IP and beyond: Cloudbass outlines the vision behind its new OB9 truck

Written on January 27, 2020 at 09:00, by

At the end of 2019, the UK-based OB firm Cloudbass launched OB9, its first new outside broadcast unit to be built on an IP core. To find out what they did and why they did it, SVG Europe went along to the company’s HQ in the East Midlands to meet company directors Mike Beaumont (pictured, […]  More