EVS Connected Sports Summit Set for 26 January
On 26 January EVS will host the 2016 EVS Connected Sports Summit, an opportunity for sports organisations, media companies and technology providers to learn how enriched video content and up-to-the-minute information enhances the fan experience in-stadium, on the move and at home. The sessions will look at the new connected sports fan, the latest trends in mobile content and proven strategies that engage fans and create new revenue opportunities for clubs, leagues and content providers. Experts from the field will present real-world insights and experience and EVS’ James Stellpflug will present findings of the EVS Global Fan Survey.Speakers from around the globe have been confirmed for the event, including speakers from organisations like UEFA, Sky Sports, Canal Plus, BT Sport, Barclays Center, and more. Event registration is free to qualified end-user attendees and includes a networking lunch. Registration begins at 1230 with the event kicking off at 1300 and concludes at 1730 with the reception and technology demonstrations. Please note that registration is subject to approval given space constraints but to register today please click here.
Below is a list of confirmed speakers:
Logan Meier, senior director, facilities presentation at Barclays Center
Olivier Gaches, program manager at UEFA
Mike Ruddell, head of technology at Sky Sports
François-Charles Bideaux, director of sports production at Canal Plus
Andy Beale, chief engineer at BT Sport
Carlo De Marchis, chief product & marketing officer at Deltatre
Edwin Madou, vp of sales for Europe at NGData
Gareth Capon, ceo of Grabyo
Tarif Sayed, director of broadcast services at Dobly Laboratories
Tina Gundersen, sr manager business development, Cisco Sports & Entertainment Solutions Group
A reception will follow a brief closing presentation from Ken Kerschbaumer, SVG’s editorial director.
Don’t miss what’s sure to be a lively and informative gathering of sports leaders.