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September 2, 2014

deltatre at IBC 2014: helping broadcasters maximize the value of their rights

by Press Office

As major players in the sport business assemble for the 2014 IBC Conference in Amsterdam (September, 11-16), industry leading sports media firm deltatre will participate in the event showcasing an innovative portfolio of data, broadcast and digital services featuring demos and speaking sessions around emerging technology sporting trends.

Demos will be running all day with partners Microsoft and Vizrt.

Football demos of deltatre’s top-tier video player Diva will be on Microsoft’s booth (Hall 13, MS1) from the 12th-16th September, showcasing combined data, social and monetisation solutions for multiscreen audiences.

From 11th-15th September, deltatre will also showcase their bespoke touchscreen application for Premier League Productions at Vizrt’s booth (Hall 7, A10), which enables presenters to access and display a variety of information such as statistics, results and team tactics.

deltatre at IBC 2014

Additionally, a list of deltatre’s live activities and presentations at IBC2014 are shown below:

Thursday, September 11th, 2pm
SVG ‘FIFA World Cup, UEFA Champions League, and the New Second Screen Experience’ panel @ IBC with Carlo De Marchis

Moderated by SVG editorial director Ken Kerschbaumer, this 40-minute Second Screen session of the SVG Europe’s Sport Production Summit sees deltatre’s CPO Carlo De Marchis discussing the 2014 FIFA World Cup in connection with the next-generation Second Screen experience, along with fundamental questions on the development of upcoming trends in the sports industry. (Hotel Krasnapolsky, 2-2:40pm)

Friday, September 12th, 2pm
Microsoft ‘Embracing Change; Technology enabling new opportunities’ panel with Ciaran Quinn

Ciaran Quinn, Chief Commercial Officer International at deltatre, will take part in Friday’s conference session held by Microsoft; assessing the future of sports technology and the impact it may have on each stage of the production workflow. As new disruptions derive from technological evolution, Quinn will question what has become an integral part of the distribution model, along with new consumption strategies. (Room E102, 2-3:30pm)

Saturday, September 13th, 7:30am
Elemental 4k 4Charity race

deltatre, with partner Elemental Technologies will sponsor the industry’s first annual 4K 4Charity run held at IBC. deltatre will be hitting the course with other sports professionals to support Oxfam International – a charity that works to fight poverty. Keep up the pace of the 4K 4Charity run at IBC with this special morning run! For more information visit www.4K4Charity.com.

Sunday, September 14th, 2pm
‘Uniting the World with Cloud computing’

As part of IBC’s sessions, deltatre’s CPO Carlo De Marchis will be present at Microsoft’s booth to outline how their cloud based post-production tools and deltatre’s flagship product Diva have provided innovative, 360° coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. (Hall 13, MS1, 2-3pm)

Follow deltatre at IBC on our Twitter feed: @deltatre

Email us at: ibc2014@deltatre.com to schedule a meeting with us!