Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

Mediapro production teams score for first season of Canadian football

Mediapro Canada has aired live coverage of over 300 football games on its dedicated channel, OneSoccer, including 130 Canadian games produced by a game day talent and broadcast crew of over 400 local professionals, marking a solid debut in the Canadian sports broadcasting landscape. OneSoccer wrapped up its coverage of the inaugural Canadian Premier League […]  More

Nordic Summit 2020: Call for speakers as event date is confirmed for 12 March

SVG Europe is delighted to announce its third dedicated Nordic Summit will take place on Thursday 12 March in Media City Bergen, again in collaboration with NCE Media. Together with our partners we are calling for speakers and innovation topics to add to the draft programme, which is currently being prepared. If you or your […]  More

SVG Europe agrees limited-offer discount to attend UK Sports & Venues Summit

Major Events International (MEI) has announced its UK Sports and Venues Summit 2019, taking place on 21 November at London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. SVG Europe has agreed a collaboration with MEI under which we can offer our members and sponsors a 25% discount on tickets to attend this event, on a strictly limited […]  More

Haivision acquires LightFlow from Epic Labs to boost AI and cloud orchestration

Haivision has acquired LightFlow Media Technologies, the advanced media optimisation business of Epic Labs. This acquisition adds artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies to Haivision’s portfolio to form the basis for advances in content-aware video encoding, content indexing, object detection, as well as optimisation of video contribution, distribution, and delivery for low-latency live feeds or video […]  More

Momenta Media and Net Insight employ remote production for Wuhan Games

The 7th CISM Military World Games (CWG) was held in Wuhan, Hubei Province of China, on 18-27 October. Close to 10,000 military athletes from over 100 countries and regions participated in 25 competition sports and two demonstration sports, more than 300 events, including badminton, shooting, swimming, track & field, and basketball. The Chinese media production […]  More

Riedel provides transport and AV infrastructure for Pan American and Parapan American Games

Riedel Communications supplied turnkey audiovisual infrastructure services for the 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games, recently completed in Lima, Peru. As the world’s third-largest international multisport events, the 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games saw a combined total of 9,500 athletes from 41 nations participating in 419 events across 39 sports. Riedel was […]  More

NEP Group closes deal to acquire HDR Sweden

In mid-October, the NEP Group received clearance from the Swedish Competition Authority to move forward with the acquisition of the HDR Group, a full-service production partner headquartered in Stockholm. The deal has now closed and NEP will move on to integration activities and transition. HDR was founded in 2007 and today employs more than 100 […]  More