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Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Vinterstudion by SVT Sport

Vinterstudion was one of the most-watched TV events in Sweden in the 21st century. Five world championships over four weeks were intertwined into a total of 150 hours of live sports television, securing SVT Sport’s place on the ‘Outstanding Production Achievement – Event’ shortlist at SVG Europe’s prestigious Sports TV Awards 2021. Broadcasting 9 hours […]  More

Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 sees NEP’s Sports Technology appointed as official provider

Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games has appointed NEP’s specialist major multi-sports division, Sports Technology (ST), as official provider of large video screens and audio services. As official provider, ST will play a huge part in delivering the games, providing a highly flexible signal distribution network in every venue, a fully integrated IP based solution for all […]  More

EVS’ Xeebra multi-camera review granted VOL and VAR certifications

FIFA has granted EVS’ Xeebra multi-camera review system the internationally recognised FIFA virtual offside lines (VOL) and the video assistant referee (VAR) certification as part of FIFA’s ongoing effort to improve the decision-making process of the game. The certifications follow the Xeebra system undergoing a series of tests carried out by independent, FIFA-accredited test institutes […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Remote Football by Sky Sports

The Premier League and Football League returned to UK TV screens after a 100-day absence in June 2020, and under extraordinary circumstances, Sky Sports were able to deliver the return of football through their innovative use of remote production workflows, earning them a coveted place on the highly competitive SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2021 […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021: Canon once again backs Europe-wide celebration of production and broadcasting excellence

SVG Europe is pleased to announce that Canon is once again supporting the Sports TV Awards which take place next week (28 October 2021) during the Sport Production & Technology Summit. The maker of broadcast cameras and lenses has been associated with SVG Europe’s awards since they were first introduced back in 2015. The company’s […]  More

NativeWaves returns as a Gold sponsor of SVG Europe

NativeWaves, a provider of synced multiview experiences to viewers of OTT services and broadcasters, has renewed its Gold sponsorship of SVG Europe. The company works with the sports broadcast community to deliver high-quality event-watching experiences. “Our core competences are on technology and UX that we provide to broadcasters, streaming services, event venues and production companies […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw by World Rugby and HBS

Adapting to COVID-19’s ‘new normal’ was key to World Rugby and HBS finding a way to offer an engaging show for the Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw in Paris, which has secured them a nomination in the ‘Outstanding Production Achievement – Event’ category at SVG Europe’s prestigious Sports TV Awards 2021. Travel restrictions meant that […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 Finalist: Sky Sports Recap by Sky Sports and Comcast

Have you ever turned on your TV to find out you’ve missed the key moments of a match? Well, now imagine if you could watch all those highlights while still staying fully up-to-speed with the live game on too. Sky Sports Recap has been shortlisted in the ‘Outstanding OTT Experience’ category at SVG Europe’s prestigious […]  More

Sky Sport Summit 2021: Fan Engagement at the core of transformation in broadcasting

The ‘Transformation in Broadcasting’ session at the Sky Sport Summit 2021 provided a whirlwind summary of the year’s key trends and developments in sports broadcasting. Featuring Andreas Heyden, the CEO of Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) digital sports and EVP of digital innovation for the DFL Group, plus Riedel Communications’ founder Thomas Riedel, and Christian Massmann, […]  More

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