Recent Posts by SVG Staff

ISE announces three month postponement to 10 to 13 May 2022

After consultation with exhibitors and the AV community, and in the light of the increasing impact of the Omicron variant in Spain, Integrated Systems Events (ISE) has postponed ISE 2022, originally scheduled for 1 to 4 February. The exhibition will now take place 10 to 13 May 2022 at the Fira de Barcelona Gran Vía. […]  More

SVG Europe postpones FutureSPORT

SVG Europe is postponing its FutureSPORT summit, originally set to be held on 2 December in Amsterdam. Alessandro Reitano, SVG Europe chair of the advisory board, said: “We made this difficult decision after consulting with members and sponsors and reviewing the current situation. “We look forward to bringing the sports broadcasting and production community together […]  More

A grand Première: SVG France kicks off with successful Studio Gabriel event

SVG Europe officially launched SVG France under the spotlights of the iconic Studio Gabriel on 16 November, with the support of two major partners, Gravity Media and AMP Visual TV. There was no Michel Drucker’s red couch, often the symbol of the place, but the cast was high-flying nonetheless. A few streets away from the […]  More

The French Première: AMP Visual TV discusses Euromedia acquisition at first SVG France event

Gilles Sallé, CEO at AMP Visual TV, used the first gathering of SVG France at The French Première to talk about the company’s recent activities, including its acquisition of Euromedia France (EMF). Clarifying the scope of the acquisition, he explained: “We acquired the mobile video business of Euromedia France, which includes 130 employees and six […]  More

Grass Valley CEO and president Tim Shoulders leaving Grass Valley with Louis Hernandez Jr. to take over

Grass Valley CEO and president Tim Shoulders and general manager live production, Marco Lopez, are leaving the company. The Grass Valley leadership team will report to Louis Hernandez Jr., who is executive chairman at Grass Valley and CEO at Black Dragon. The news was first reported by TVNewsCheck. Shoulders is departing Grass Valley. “Grass Valley […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021: Canon once again backs Europe-wide celebration of production and broadcasting excellence

SVG Europe is pleased to announce that Canon is once again supporting the Sports TV Awards which take place next week (28 October 2021) during the Sport Production & Technology Summit. The maker of broadcast cameras and lenses has been associated with SVG Europe’s awards since they were first introduced back in 2015. The company’s […]  More

Video interview: Limelight Networks discusses trends in sports broadcasting

In a special video interview, Charles Kraus and Judith Storr of Limelight Networks discuss video delivery trends in sports broadcasting and production. The conversation formed part of SVG Europe’s Back In The Game event. Back in the Game, sponsored by MediaKind, took place at Kings Place in London on the afternoon of 28 July 2021. […]  More

Whitepaper: The Business Case for Broadcast Cameras

Grass Valley has published a whitepaper on buying cameras for TV production, including sports. Written by Ronny van Geel, director of product management, Cameras, Grass Valley, the ‘Business Case for Broadcast Cameras’ looks at how purchasing cameras represents a significant investment on the part of any content creator. The author writes: “As you investigate the […]  More

Kenya-based CATS taps Clear-Com DX210 system to livestream Africa’s Great Migration

Kenya-based CATS serves as a distributor, integrator, technical support crew and rental partner for local broadcast needs. The company’s Clear-Com DX210 digital wireless intercom has been a staple throughout its range of productions for the past nine years, from music performances to TV shows, talk shows, baking contests, esports and, most recently, live streams.  More