POSTED: Monday September 24th 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sportel & SVG Expert Panel: 2014 Technology Forecast
Learn about future media technology that will influence your business!
After a successful first collaboration during SPORTELRio 2012, the directors of SPORTEL and SVG Europe have announced two upcoming panels: "Broadcast Sport: 2014 Technology Forecast" and "TV Anywhere: 2014 Technology Forecast." Ken Kershbaumer, SVG Europe, Executive Director, Editorial will chair both sessions on the afternoon of the 16th October. Following the panels will be an "After Panel Mixer", held at the bar on Level -2 at 6pm.
HERE’S THE SCHEDULE
• BROADCAST SPORT: 2014 TECHNOLOGY FORECAST
16 October | Van Dongen (Level -2) | 15:00 - 16:00
2014 will be an important year for sport broadcasters as two global events, the Winter Olympics and the World Cup, will dominate the attention of sport fans across the globe. And there are also developing technologies on the production side that could greatly enhance the way production professionals create content as well as the way sport fans consume content. Leaders in the field of sport production lay out their vision for how technology will be used in 2014. What technologies will make it more cost effective to produce sporting events, both big and small?
Peter Angell, IEC in Sport, COO
Luc Doneux, EVS, Head of EMEA, APAC & Major Events
David Neal, Fox Sports, World Cup Executive Producer
Graham Sharp, Grass Valley, CMO
Jerry Steinberg, Fox Sports, SVP, Field Operations
• TV ANYWHERE: 2014 TECHNOLOGY FORECAST
16 October | Van Dongen (Level -2) | 17:00 - 18:00
Sport fans are consuming more content via PCs, tablets, and mobile phones than ever before. How can sport channels and federations best meet this growing market segment? What are the revenue opportunites? And how will content developed for an interactive experience have to evolve to offer a compelling and complementary alternative to traditional big-screen TV viewing?
Neil Barry, Ooyala, VP for EMEA
Bruce Lazarus, Cable Audit Associates, CEO
Khurram Siddiqui, iStreamPlanet, VP and GM, Europe
The 23rd edition of SPORTELMonaco will be held from 15 to 18 October 2012 at the Grimaldi Forum. Program of Events now online.
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