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FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: Eurosport SVP technology Gordon Castle talks the Cube, the cloud and open standards

At SVG Europe FutureSPORT, Day 3 saw contribution and distribution being the focus, with an in-depth look at how video and audio signals will be transported now and in the future, from the gallery to the studio, and beyond. Here, Eurosport senior vice president of technology, Gordon Castle, talks the Cube, the cloud and open […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: BT Sport’s Jamie Hindhaugh discusses remote production and the future of personalisation

Taking a close look at the future of live production and acquisition, Day 1 of SVG Europe FutureSPORT concentrated on how sports production and broadcasting will develop inside the stadium and in the gallery, both in the compound and back at base. Here, BT Sport COO, Jamie Hindhaugh, discusses remote production, people and the future […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: LaLiga director of audiovisual Melcior Soler talks innovation and AR

With an emphasis on graphics and data, Day 2 of SVG Europe’s FutureSPORT looked at on-screen technology and how the story of a sporting event can be told through on-screen statistics and augmentation. Here, LaLiga’s director of audiovisual, Melcior Soler, talks innovation and AR in his keynote interview with SVG Europe editor, Heather McLean.  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: Presentation and On-screen

Day 2 of FutureSPORT 2020 is now available to watch on-demand. The recording is free to view but registration is required. With an emphasis on graphics and data, Day 2 looks at on-screen technology and how the story of a sporting event can be told through on-screen statistics and augmentation. The session kicks off with a welcome […]  More

Sunset+Vine improves ability to clip, edit and publish live for the Autumn Nations Cup

Production company Sunset+Vine was appointed to be the live production partner of a new international rugby competition, the Autumn Nations Cup 2020, which has seen teams from England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, France, Italy, Fiji, and Georgia set against each other. The demands of the tournament, which runs from 13 November to 6 December, were such […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: In the Stadium and In the Gallery

The first day of FutureSPORT 2020 is now available to watch on-demand. The recording is free to view but registration is required. The session focusses on how European sports production and broadcasting will develop inside the stadium and in the gallery and includes a keynote interview with Jamie Hindhaugh, BT Sport’s chief operating officer, and […]  More

Okko Sport in Russia embraces WSC Sports for highlights production

Okko Sport, the Russian subscription-based sports broadcaster, has inked a deal with WSC Sports that will see the two companies work together to develop innovative solutions that they hope will disrupt the OTT and sports fan experiences in the Russian market. Okko Sport, the official Russian broadcaster of the English Premier League, Major League Soccer […]  More

International Association of Mixed Reality Sports launches to change sports participation and competition

The International Association of Mixed Reality Sports has been launched in a European event spanning Munich, Helsinki and Zurich that took place on 20 November. Initiated in early October by the CEOs and founders of four pioneering companies in the rapidly growing mixed reality (XR) industry, the world’s first association of its kind is meant […]  More