Newsletter from 18/05/2018
Developing, delivering, and using a new technology like VR isn’t easy; but gawk, it is fun. At IBC, we’ll see – and hear from – people who can see it, almost touch it. And we’ll hear a ton of naysayers.
They’ve forgotten that:
- Silent movies lasted from 1895 – 1936
- B&W TV started in 1928
- The first U.S. color transmission was in 1954 (Tournament of Roses) but B&W reigned for another dozen years
Not a lot of color TV sets sold back then. Why? Lack of content, high cost of production and lack of viewing screens. The M&E industry has a lot of challenges, issues, opportunities on its plate but the Amsterdam event is focused on helping the industry be prepared to prosper in the next 50 years.
And if that isn’t enough, there’s the SMPTE (Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers) conference a month later in Hollywood. Very simply, we can deliver the immersive experiences visionaries and early adopters envision. The technologies – HW/SW – will continue to evolve and the early creators are shooting/producing content people want and expect.
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IBC2017 opens on 15 September at the RAI Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam. As of today we feature 78 companies and their approach at the IBC2017 Show. This list is continuously updated.
Adder - AEQ - Anylive - AVIWEST - Axon - Bluebell - Brainstorm - Broadcast Solutions - ChyronHego - CyanView - Dejero - DirectOut - Evertz - EVS - FOR.A - G&D - Gravity Media - Ikegami - Imagine Communications - IPE - Jünger - LAON - Lawo - Leader - LiveU - Lynx - Marshall - Media Links - MegsHertz - Mo-Sys - Mobile Viewpoint - MSE - multiCAM - Neumann - NewTek - Octopus - Quicklink - Rohde & Schwartz - Ross Video - RTW - SAM - Sennheiser - Shotoku - slomo.tv - sonoVTS - Sony - SSL - Suitcase TV - Tektronix - The Vitec Group - Tiffen - Timeline\TV - TSL - TV Globo - Utah Scientific - Vizrt - Wohler
The link "IBC2017" will always show you the featured companies and events in alphabetical order.