Sport Production Summit: Wimbledon tennis team to discuss in-house broadcast success

The management team that took the host broadcast operation for the Wimbledon tennis championships in-house will be among the speakers at SVG Europe’s Sport Production Summit in Amsterdam on 13 September.

Head of Broadcast and Production Paul Davies (above, centre), Broadcast Manager Bethan Evans (above, left) and Broadcast Technical Manager Tom Giles (above, right) from the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) will take part in a panel discussion, chaired by SVG Europe Contributing Editor Will Strauss, in which they reveal what they did and why they did it and highlight some of the challenges they had to overcome.

The Wimbledon trio are the latest additions to a stellar line-up of speakers for Sport Production Summit that also includes FIFA Head of Broadcast Production Florin Mitu, DAZN Chief Product Officer Ben Lavender, NEP Australia Director of Technical Services Marc Segar and Turner Sports EVP of Technology Tom Sahara.

Other topics on the agenda for Sport Production Summit 2018 include the FIFA World Cup in Russia, remote production and IP within outside broadcasting.

The Sport Production Summit will be followed by SVG Europe’s Sport Production Awards.

At time of writing, well over 500 people have registered for the event — registration is now closed.

The Sport Production Summit will take place on 13 September 2018 at the DeLaMar Theatre in Amsterdam.

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