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Video interview: Julian Fernández-Campón @ Sport Production & Technology Summit

In conversation with SVG Europe’s Jo Ruddock, Julian Fernández-Campón, chief technology officer at Tedial, discusses the challenges facing the live sports production sector and how these are being addressed. The Sport Production & Technology Summit, including the Sports TV Awards, took place on 28 October 2021 at Stamford Bridge.  More

Sky Deutschland pushes ahead with pioneering 5G trials for in-stadium app and e2e broadcasting

Sky Deutschland recently conducted two trials of live sports broadcasting using 5G technology, furthering its ambitions to make more efficient broadcasts as well as open up new in-stadium revenue streams. As part of Sky Sport’s 5G activities, it implemented two successful 5G cases. On 6 November with Vodafone at the Bundesliga Match of the Week, […]  More

Sky Sport Summit Italy – Part 2: Storytelling is key to engaging viewers

In the second part of our review of the Sky Sport Summit Italy 2021, we look at what panellists at the virtual conference thought about topical issues including technology and storytelling, and fan engagement, and we hear about Sky’s commitment to Carbon Zero. You can read part 1 of the review, which looked at trends […]  More

Newham College students take over BT Sport with short film premiere

BT Sport has premiered a thought-provoking short film created by students from Newham Sixth Form College, as BT Sport Takeover returned on 28 November on BT Sport 1. The film is the result of a BT Sport community initiative which provides local students, with no prior TV experience, access to an eight-week course to learn […]  More

Eleven Italy partners with FIBA to deliver live match coverage until 2025

Eleven Italy has agreed a partnership with the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) to deliver live coverage of FIBA’s international calendar of events until 2025. The deal will see Eleven stream over 1,000 games in total, including every match from the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022, the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023, and the men’s […]  More

Gravity Media invests in DTC hardware for Australian Supercars Championship

Gravity Media has made a significant investment into its large-scale wireless broadcast solutions offering for live events. The new equipment from Domo Tactical Comms (DTC) will initially be deployed at the Repco Supercars Championship – Australia’s touring car racing series – before becoming available to other customers as part of the company’s larger deployment of […]  More

Sports TV Awards Winner: Creating automagical OTT experiences with WSC Sports

According to WSC co-founder and CEO, Daniel Shichman, 2021 has been an amazing year of growth for the company “both in terms of the number of clients and new geographies, and continuing to position ourselves as the gold-standard in the market”. That positive feeling was bolstered by receiving the SVG Europe Sports TV Award for […]  More

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