Sports Tech Innovation Forum

14 November 2019

BT Studios, Here East, Stratford, London E20 3BS
9:30 – 16:00

Confirmed Speakers

Andy Beale
Chief Engineer
BT Sport

Gavin Ramjaun
Presenter and Senior Journalist
BBC

Gemma Knight
Director, Champions League
BT Sport

Jake Bickerton
Editor
Broadcast Sport

Jamie Hindhaugh
Chief Operating Officer
BT Sport

Richard Wormwell
Head of Production Innovation
Dock10

Sarah Leach
Sports Journalist & Producer

Sid Kohli
TV Sports Producer & Presenter

Steve McCaskill
Freelance Tech & Sport writer

Jason Landau
Head of Creative Innovation
Sky

Nev Appleton
Director
MOOV

Anthony Hudson
Football Manager
Head Coach

Dom Wedgwood
SVP Broadcast and Technology Services
DAZN

Graham Fry
MD, Sports Production Worldwide
IMG Sports Media

Bryce Button
Director of Product Marketing
AJA Systems

Jeff Palmer
VP Sales
Speechmatics

Jason Coari
Global Director
Product and Solution Marketing
Quantum

Keegan Pierce
International Business Development
La Liga

Ben Foakes
Managing Director
BASE Media Cloud

Chris Pearman
Head of Efficient Production Strategy & Architecture
Red Bee Media

Will Pitt
Head of Sport
Imagen Ltd

Matt Stagg
Director of Mobile Strategy
BT Sport

Niall Hendry
Product Manager
ChyronHego

Damien Cullen
Senior Video Manager
The FA

Craig Santicchia
Partnerships Manager
FNATIC

Sadie Groom
Founder
Rise

David Harnett
Head of Operations
Timeline TV

Gordon Castle
SVP Technology
Euro Sport

Nicky Chauhan
Producer
Sky Sports

Barry Flanigan
Chief Product Officer
COPA90

James Durbin
CEO
Madison Sports Group

Darren Cox
CEO
Torque Esports

David O’Carroll
Operations Director
Aurora Media Worldwide

David Candler
Senior Director, Customer Solutions, Channel
Veritone

Rob Black
COO
ESL UK

Content overview

Sports broadcasting is consistently pioneering when it comes to incorporating technological innovations and this event celebrates the ever-expanding role this technology plays in all aspects of sports production.

Sports Tech Innovations forum covers:

  • Consumer trends in sports viewing, including 4K, 8K, HDR, high-frame rates and the devices and platforms used to access content.
  • What 5G will mean for televising sports/remote production
  • Case studies demonstrating pioneering uses of tech in sports production
  • The increasing role of AI in sports – what it enables and what will be possible in the future
  • How to plan, develop and market a successful sports OTT platform
  • AR/VFX developments in virtual studios, on-screen graphics and match analysis
  • The rise and rise of eSports
  • The growth of live streaming, direct-to-consumer broadcasting
  • Is TV no longer the platform of choice for sports broadcasts?

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