Football Summit 2019: UEFA confirmed for 28 February event in Paris

Past, present and future TV and digital innovations introduced to augment coverage of the Champions League, the Europa League, the Euros and the Nations League will be discussed and showcased at SVG Europe’s Football Summit 2019 in Paris next month. During a special fireside chat, delegates will get a unique insight into all four of […]  More

Broadcast Solutions kicks off delivery of major order to state broadcaster Belarus TV

Broadcast Solutions has begun the delivery of a large order for the state broadcaster for Belarus. Belarus TV has commissioned four production sets to Broadcast Solutions, one of Europe’s largest system integrators. Each set comprises an 18 camera HD OB Van, a four camera HD flightcase studio and a support vehicle. The first two production […]  More

NAMM deepens its pro-audio portfolio

The trade event that began in 1902 and was held at the YMCA in Baltimore as an expo for pianos has rebranded itself as the world’s largest trade-only event for the music-products, pro-audio, and event-tech industry. In doing so, the Winter NAMM Show (24-27 January, Anaheim, CA, Convention Center) has elbowed its way into product […]  More

Imagine Communications reports new OB truck UHD1 HDR is on the road and working for tpc

Imagine Communications has stated an OB truck built for Swiss production company tpc is now up and running. To deliver high performance and multiformat capabilities across a broad range of productions, the truck, named UHD1 HDR, uses standards-based IP connectivity. Providing extensive functionality in a compact form, the truck is the first step in tpc’s […]  More

Premier League taking legal action against Middle East content pirates

The Premier League is to begin the process of bringing legal action against content pirates who it believes are illegally broadcasting live top-flight English football matches across the Middle East. The action follows the discovery of new evidence, presented by beIN Media Group, which the Premier League says further demonstrates that its content is being made available in […]  More

Nordic Summit 2019: First sessions and speakers announced

Alpine skiing, handball and biathlon will be among the sports being discussed in March when SVG Europe returns to Media City Bergen for the Nordic Summit 2019, sponsored by Limelight Networks. Reflecting the wide variety of different sports played across the region, the event will place particular emphasis on providing real-world examples of how broadcasters […]  More

Sailing achieves record-breaking viewing figures for Sunset+Vine

Sunset+Vine has announced record-breaking viewing figures for sailing content over 2018 thanks to a rise in demand from broadcasters for coverage of the sport. In 2018, over 60 TV broadcasters in 200 territories took the monthly magazine series, The World Sailing Show, which is a joint initiative between Sunset+Vine and the sport’s governing body World […]  More

Automation, drones and touchscreens added as At The Races becomes Sky Sports Racing

Sky Sports has added a host of production, presentation and technology enhancements to Sky Sports Racing as it looks to bring the horse racing channel formerly known as At The Races in line with its other live sports channels. Now part of Sky’s genre line-up that includes dedicated channels for football, cricket, golf and F1, […]  More

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Football Summit 2019: UEFA confirmed for 28 February event in ParisBroadcast Solutions kicks off delivery of major order to state broadcaster Belarus TVIOC and FIA team up for motor sport and road safety on the Olympic ChannelNAMM deepens its pro-audio portfolioImagine Communications reports new OB truck UHD1 HDR is on the road and working for tpcMore coverage of World Rally Championship promised as BT Sport extends rights dealPremier League taking legal action against Middle East content piratesNordic Summit 2019: First sessions and speakers announcedMediaPro wins Spanish media rights for 2022 FIFA World Cup QatarAFC Championship Game: NEP makes use of new Canon lenses for first timeSailing achieves record-breaking viewing figures for Sunset+VineDAZN opens media centre in LeedsAutomation, drones and touchscreens added as At The Races becomes Sky Sports RacingBBC Studios’ Tim Davie bows out of Premier League top jobBarcelona to launch Barca StudiosNTT confirmed as IndyCar’s new title sponsorCloud video platform Blackbird secures Microsoft backingSuper Bowl LIII Preview: CBS Sports dives head first into 8K, 4K and ARCES 2019: 5G is set to give immersive media a boostLiveU seals $20M multi-year deal with Sinclair BroadcastSVG Europe and Sky Sport Germany to host joint summit in Munich on 27 JuneLimelight looks to the future of live sports streamingGlobecast launches first CIS HD channel on Eutelsat HotBirdHemme becomes Clear-Com broadcast sales manager for GermanyBVE returns to London ExCeL under the theme ‘Here to Create’Broadcasting Center Europe acquires FreecasterTata report predicts big things for sports market in 2019Endeavor integrates internal platform with NeuLion acquisition to launch Endeavor StreamingCES 2019: Twitter’s Jack Dorsey and NBA’s Adam Silver Discuss NBA’s leading status in TwitterverseFootball Summit 2019: AR session to showcase World Cup, Premier League and BundesligaBrexit: Discovery moves European HQ to AmsterdamRiedel renews Gold Sponsorship for SVG Europe innovation and networkingArun Kumar to lead Genelec in Asia and Middle EastAndøya Space Center calls Clear-Com for Arctic Circle rocket launchChyronHego and Grass Valley collaborate on graphics creation and switching for arenasCES 2019: Twitter to live-stream single-player, iso-camera angle from NBA on TNT gamesFurther delays for Tottenham stadiumASO opens up localised Tour de France sponsorshipJapanese Olympic Committee president indicted in France over corruption allegationsLaLiga 2 matches to be shown for free on YouTubeFormer C4 sport boss Lyle re-joins BBC to lead cricket coverageSunset+Vine retains BBC Sport production deal for World Indoor BowlsCTV helps Input Media produce 21 live games for the FA Cup Third RoundPredictions for 2019: Trends and challenges according to SigniantDeltacast renews Gold Sponsorship of SVG Europe for hot sports broadcast trendsIBC Technical Papers stream is now open for submissionBBC Sport senior producer joins C4 as head of sportRegistrations flooding in for Football Summit 2019Tennis Australia enhances international video content strategy ahead of Australian OpenSwansea City FC goes it alone for live match production and streaming to fans