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Winter event success for SVG Europe Women with BT Sport and Timeline TV

Women from across the sports media broadcast industry flocked to the latest SVG Europe Women event at BT Sport’s studios last Thursday night. With around 200 people in attendance, the evening included networking and discussion about the hottest trends and toughest challenges facing women both in front of and behind the camera today. Also during […]  More

Locking it down: Telstra’s Anna Lockwood on wildlife to women in broadcast

Anna Lockwood started her career as a journalist and documentary film producer with a focus on natural history and wildlife programming, before moving into media technology as a consultant. Her career has taken her all over the world, from her birthplace in India, to the UK, Asia, US and most recently Australia. Lockwood has recently […]  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

Register now: SVG Europe Women’s Initiative winter event attracting cream of the crop

SVG Europe’s Women in Sports Media Initiative (WISMI) Winter Tech networking event, being held with the support of BT Sport and Timeline TV at BT Sport studios on the evening of 15 November, is attracting high flying attendees from across the industry. People already signed up for the evening range from broadcasters to production companies, […]  More

Increasing diversity in broadcast: MAMA Youth Project’s Bob Clarke making waves

Most people working in the broadcast industry are white, middle or upper class, university educated, and sometimes well connected through friends or family already in the sector. Times are changing, however, and one person who has dedicated himself to making that happen is Bob Clarke, founder and chief executive at the MAMA Youth Project. Having […]  More

Tech panel speakers unveiled for SVG Europe Women in Sports Media Initiative winter event

SVG Europe has announced the speakers for the Women in Sports Media Initiative winter tech event panel, titled ‘Inside the Toolbox: Looking at women in technical roles in sports broadcast’. The evening of networking, drinks and canapés is being held on Thursday 15 November at the BT Sport studios in Stratford, London, and is sponsored […]  More

SVG Europe champions women with IBC networking reception

SVG Europe has announced it will be holding the next SVG Europe Women in Sports Media Initiative event at this year’s fast-approaching IBC. This will be a networking reception at the RAI, prior to the association’s Sports Production Awards Networking Event. This relaxed event will take place on Saturday 15 September at 16:30 in the […]  More

Women dominate new production executive roles at Sky Sports following major restructure

At SVG Europe’s recent Women in Sports Media Initiative summer networking event, Sky UK’s Inga Ruehl interviewed her colleagues at Sky Sports, Bridget Bremner and Jennie Blackmore, two of three new female production executives in freshly created roles. The trio discussed Bremner and Blackmore’s career journeys, how they got to their current roles within Sky, […]  More