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Live from Sportel Monaco: Olympic Channel takes sports documentary making to new level with social stars

Here in Monaco, the Olympic Channel is premiering the first linear episode of its new near-live documentary covering the next big stars of gymnastics, All Around. The show, hitting the red carpet on Monday 21 October in Monte Carlo, is using an innovative combination of monthly episodes and social media push from the stars of […]  More

Live from Sportel Monaco: Women centre attention on networking events

Noah Media Group, a UK-based media company specialising in documentaries and more, hosted its inaugural Women in Sport Media & Broadcast luncheon with SVG Europe Women at the Fairmont Hotel’s Horizon Bar, Monaco, to coincide with Sportel (21-23 October). The event, held on Sunday 20 October, was co-hosted by SVG Europe Women, furthering the initiative’s […]  More

Rise launches schools tech outreach programme with BT Sport and Sky

The gender diversity advocate group Rise has launched a new industry-led schools outreach programme designed to inspire and educate school-age children about engineering and technology opportunities in the broadcast, media, and entertainment industries. Supported by BT Sport, Sky and other industry partners, ‘Rise Up’ is a programme of school workshops that will be delivered throughout […]  More

Sport Production Summit: Achieving greater diversity in sports broadcasting [AUDIO]

At Sport Production Summit 2019, SVG Europe explored the topic of diversity and inclusivity within the sports TV industry, looking at where the problems lie and how they might be solved. Sponsored, and introduced, by Eurovision Services, ‘Widening the Playing Field – Achieving Greater Diversity in Sports Broadcasting’ featured Bob Clarke, MAMA Youth Project Founder […]  More

Nothing but powder: Climbing the gnarly directing mountain with skiing specialist Vera Bichler

Driven by ambition and a passion for sport, Vera Bichler, a freelance junior director, has become the first female director working in the sports department at Austrian national public broadcaster ORF. In just a few years of pursuing her goal to becoming a full TV director, this native of Austria has been able to work […]  More