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After a hugely successful 2017 summit at Munich’s Allianz Arena, this year’s event marks a return to the Stade de France, Paris, for a further opportunity to meet and learn from influential figures in European football production and broadcast technology innovation.
When the highly-prized broadcast rights for horse racing on British television recently switched channels, outside broadcasting specialist NEP Group seized the opportunity to create one of the UK’s most advanced OB trucks. Named Equinox, the truck is capable of meeting every requirement for the live broadcast of race meets, without additional support. At the heart of its technical infrastructure is the intercom expertise of OMNEO IP technology.
Through this new partnership, Riedel is expanding its range of technical and logistical services in the event sector by adding solutions from simply-X, a German provider of access control systems, cash and contactless payment solutions, and fan engagement. The close cooperation allows simply-X to expand its presence in international markets.
Panasonic Corporation, a TOP1 sponsor for the Olympic Games and Official Worldwide Paralympic Partner, announced today their full lineup of equipment and a wide range of solutions that the company will provide to support the staging of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games (Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018) and XII Paralympic Winter Games (PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games), which will mainly be held in PyeongChang County, Korea. Through cooperation with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG), and Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS), Panasonic will supply its state-of-the-art AV equipment to the opening and closing ceremonies, competition venues, and broadcasting locations.
The news last September that Facebook had been unsuccessful in its bid for the Indian Premier League with $610million bid far behind Star India’s $2.55billion approach made two things abundantly clear: Facebook was openly bidding for sports rights and the IPL has fast become one of the hottest sports commodities on the planet.
Innovative Swedish storytellers Spocks Family, a company based in Stockholm has recently expanded its use of LiveU technology to bring three well-known sports events to life for viewers: Isklar Norseman Xtreme Triathlon; The Ötillö Swimrun World Championship; and the Swedish Sportfish Masters pike fishing championship. The LiveU technology was supplied by its regional partner Mediability.
Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, is hailing the last year as one of streaming successes after it completed a range of projects, supplying a variety of services. These included: Ladies European Tour; The British GT Championship; Equestrian Endurance; and Star Sixes (football).
Allied Esports, the world’s leading network of dedicated esports properties and content production facilities, made a series of announcements last night during an event in Las Vegas, including the grand opening date and a major partnership for Esports Arena Las Vegas, and the first stop for its new mobile arena, Esports Arena Drive.
Only a few days remain until the action gets underway in Croatia with the Men's EHF EURO 2018 tournament. From 12 to 28 January, 16 different teams from all across Europe will compete in Split, Poreč, Zagreb and Varaždin to be crowned European champion.
ABB and Formula E are teaming up in a ground-breaking partnership to champion e-mobility for a sustainable future. Since its first race in Beijing in September 2014, Formula E has established itself as the number one all-electric international motor sport. In the next level of development, global pioneering technology leader ABB is bringing its name and innovation and technology leadership to the series, which will be now known as the “ABB FIA Formula E Championship.”
The 66th Four Hills Tournament ended on Saturday with record ratings and the outstanding victory of Poland's Kamil Stoch, who was able to succeed in each of the four events. The so-called Grand Slam had only been achieved once to date, back in 2002 by Sven Hannawald. The successful conclusion of this year's event also rings in good news for Infront's ski-jumping marketing activities.
Close-up cameras covering the goal line have moved from the nose-bleed seats to level with the main coverage ‘game’ cameras during ESPN’s Monday Night Football. ESPN, working with longtime partner Fletcher Sports, is using Sony HDC-4800 4K ultra-high frame rate cameras with FUJINON PL 20-120mm Cabrio lenses for goal-line close ups for each Monday night broadcast. Because ESPN’s NEP EN-1 truck uses all Sony cameras, the Sony 4800 cameras easily integrate into the complement, enabling the director to cut to the 4800s live.
Celebrating more than 35 years of broadcast excellence, Bexel skillfully delivers unparalleled production services and engineering expertise for some of the world’s largest televised events. Bexel has mastered the art of service from concept to completion, and its unique solutions enable broadcasters to capture powerful content anywhere in the world.
The traditional “set-menu” approach where broadcasters deliver the same broadcast to all is changing to a scenario whereby consumers pick and choose the content they watch, and critically how, where and when they wish to watch it. This is bespoke and tailored but also critically completely dictated by consumer choice. This is why we have seen the rise of OTT, and its increasing market share is only going to go one way.
NEP Australia, the country’s leading provider of outside broadcast and studio solutions, has delivered the world’s first live-to-air, uncompressed high definition (HD) remote production using SMPTE 2110 in conjunction with FOX SPORTS, Australia’s leading sports broadcaster.