Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Sixty says yes to another year with SVG Europe as Gold Sponsor

Sixty has signed up for another year of sponsorship with SVG Europe. The company, a Gold Sponsor, is a provider of interactive graphics to major broadcasters. Its CEO, Kjetil Horneland, said on why the company is continuing to work with SVG Europe, that, “if you’re in video and sport matters to your business, then being […]  More

IBC IP Showcase: AELTC and Euro Media Group on the future of IP in sports broadcasting

At IBC, SVG’s Ken Kerschbaumer moderated a conversation on the future of IP in sport with All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) broadcast technical manager Tom Giles and Euro Media Group (EMG) chief technology officer Ronald Meyvisch. The session, titled ‘IP and Sports Production: Winning Ways’, was part of the IP Showcase in Amsterdam. The […]  More

Robycam Global expands network of certified supervisors in Asia

Movicom has stated that IBC 2018 was a great opportunity for it to introduce its recent innovation, the Robycam Compact. While in Amsterdam the company also granted the first Robycam supervisor certificate in China to Sam Shan, CTO at Lynex Film, a special equipment service company. Safety and quality have been the main focus for […]  More

Sony Professional renews as Gold Sponsor with SVG Europe

Once again Sony Professional has signed up as a Gold Sponsor of SVG Europe, citing access to “key influencers” as a major draw of the association’s events. Peter Sykes, strategic marketing manager, digital cinematography, at Sony Professional commented on why the company has renewed its support with SVG Europe: “This year we’re delighted to renew […]  More

AEGraphics signs new contract with BBC Wales Sport for Pro14 and more

AEGraphics has signed a new contract with BBC Wales Sport to be its official graphics and data supplier for all Pro14, Welsh Premiership, Autumn Internationals and 6 Nations matches, including the U20’s and Women’s format, broadcast across both BBC Wales Sport and S4C.  With the start of the new 2018/2019 rugby union season, Pro14 unveiled […]  More

SVG Europe’s Women in Sports Media Initiative takes centre stage for IBC gathering

In the centre of the Rai in Amsterdam, SVG Europe’s Women in Sports Media Initiative IBC networking event, held on 15 September, was packed within moments of the doors being opened. Altogether over 80 people from within the industry attended the evening, coming from as far afield as the UK, France, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg, […]  More

Sport Production Summit 2018 success takes SVG Europe to new level of engagement

Kicking off IBC on Thursday 13 September, SVG Europe gathered together nearly 500 sports production professionals for a day of discussion on the latest technologies, shining examples of success, and the most pressing issues in the industry. At the DeLaMar Theatre in the centre of Amsterdam, Sport Production Summit 2018 began with a welcome from […]  More