Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

BBC to show FIA Formula E Championship live for first time

The BBC will show all Formula E Championship season five races live on the BBC Sport website, BBC iPlayer and BBC red button after picking up the UK rights to the electric-car street racing competition.  The new deal starts on December 15 with the Saudi Arabian E-Prix in Ad Diriyah. Alongside the online and digital coverage, […]  More

Open Broadcast Systems joins SVG Europe as Gold Sponsor

Software company Open Broadcast Systems has joined SVG Europe as Gold Sponsor as it seeks to increase its access to the association’s “unrivalled community” of sports broadcasters, the company stated. Kieran Kunhya, managing director at Open Broadcast Systems, commented: “SVG Europe has an unrivalled community when it comes to sports broadcasting. We are already working […]  More

Challenging road: Timeline Television’s Tara Scott on building a career in editing

Provider of broadcast technology services, Timeline Television provides facilities to major broadcasters including the BBC, ITV and BT Sport. The company is the home of Tara Scott, technical edit assistant at Timeline. Although she is still in the early stages of her career, Scott has gained a wealth of experience, and has strong views of how to […]  More

Colbalt Digital renews Gold Sponsorship at SVG Europe to strengthen sports foothold

Colbalt Digital has reconfirmed its commitment to the European world of sports broadcast by signing up for another year of Gold Sponsorship at SVG Europe. “We renewed our membership with Sports Video Group Europe as we see this as a necessary vehicle to strengthen the company’s growing foothold into worldwide sports broadcasting,” stated Chris Shaw, […]  More

Nevion continues focus on pan-European broadcasters with SVG Europe

Once again Nevion has signed up for another year of support for the pan-European sports broadcast market, renewing its Gold Sponsorship at SVG Europe. Nevion’s Olivier Suard, vice president of marketing, commented: “SVG Europe provides sports production-related news and events, which are extremely relevant to the broadcasters and service providers we can help with our […]  More

Imagine Communications renews as Platinum Sponsor for SVG Europe

SVG Europe Platinum Sponsor, Imagine Communications, has renewed its support for the association for yet another year. The company pointed to SVG Europe’s creation of, “a forum to understand what the industry needs,” as the key driver behind its continued backing. Commented Mathias Eckert, SVP and GM EMEA and APAC, playout and networking solutions at […]  More

Panasonic goes for Gold again with SVG Europe

Panasonic has once again signed up as an SVG Europe Gold Sponsor. The company’s director of its professional video systems business unit EMEA, Andre Meterian, said SVG Europe’s goals closely align with Panasonic’s in terms of working closely with sports broadcast and productions companies. Commented Meterian: “We have renewed our membership with SVG Europe as […]  More