CABSAT Content Congress 2018 sheds light on new trends in content consumption

Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2018--Content providers need to collaborate across borders and disciplines to create a stronger media and content infrastructure catering to changing global consumer habits, according to Martin Gaiss, Former SVP Global Content at 20th Century Fox who spoke at the CABSAT Congress during the CABSAT trade show in Dubai, UAE held from January 14-16, 2018.

GVF-EMP HTS London Program to Analyse Expanding World of High Throughput Satellite Applications

London, UK, November 16, 2017--With London’s 2017 iteration of the bi-annual GVF-EMP HTS RoundtableEnabling a Brave New World of Opportunity ( taking place on 5th December 2018 at De Vere, No. 1 Westferry CircusCanary Wharf, E14 4HD, in London’s Docklands, the organisers have announced details of the latest programme panellist/speaker line-up, featuring some 20 contributing organisations.

Advantech Wireless to present details of its Second Generation GaN SSPAs and ASAT II™ WaveSwitch™ SATCOM technologies at AfricaCom and Global MilSatcom 2017

Montreal, Canada, November 6, 2017–Advantech Wireless, a global leader in satellite broadband communications solutions will present details of its Second Generation Advanced GaN based SSPAs/BUCs and WaveSwitch™ “on-the-fly” SATCOM Waveform Switching Technology at AfricaCom and Global MilSatcom 2017.

SatComRus 2017 Highlight Future Prospects in the Russaon Satellite Market

Moscow, Russia, November 3, 2017--On November 1, 2017 Moscow hosted "SatComRus 2017", the 22nd international conference of operators and users of Russia’s satellite communications network. This year the conference was attended by 360 participants from 92 organizations, and the number of private companies and international representatives has increased.

HISPAMAR Presents its Ka band Internet Solutions at Futurecom 2017

São Paulo, Brazil, October 3, 2017--From today until 5 October, HISPAMAR -HISPASAT’s Brazilian satellite operator subsidiary- will present its satellite Ka band Internet solutions to the telecommunications market and to ISPs (Internet Service Providers) gathered in São Paulo, within the framework of Futurecom 2017, which is the ICT sector's largest event in Latin America.

Innovative Tech and ICT Private-Public Partnerships Advanced at ITU Telecom World 2017

Busan, South Korea,  October 2, 2017– ITU Telecom World 2017 wrapped up  in Busan following a full four-day program of tech innovation showcases, debate, networking and awards. The annual event brought together representatives of nations, leading industry players and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from around the world – fostering valuable support for innovation and business partnerships, and facilitating knowledge exchanges and networking.

Pay-TV Innovation Forum Releases 2017 Global Findings on the State of the Industry

Cheseaux, Switzerland, September 7, 2017–NAGRA, a Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) company, an independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, in partnership with MTM, an international research and strategy consultancy, today published the final conclusions of the 2017 Pay-TV Innovation Forum. This global research programme examines the state of innovation in the pay-TV market and provides perspectives on the most attractive areas of opportunity for both service providers and content owners in Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and North America.

Marian Álvarez, Nathalie Poza and Juan Cavestany among the jury members at the HISPASAT 4K International Short Film Festival

Madrid, Spain, September 6, 2017- he names of the jury members of the HISPASAT 4K International Short Film Festival have just been announced. Actress Marian Álvarez (Golden Leopard for best actress in the Locarno Film Festival for her role in Lo mejor de mí, Silver Shell at the San Sebastian Film Festival for her role in La herida), director and playwrite Juan Cavestany (Esa sensación, Gente en sitios, Dispongo de barcos, Max Prize 2008 for best Spanish author for the script of Urtain), actress Nathalie Poza (El otro lado de la cama, Julieta, Biznaga de Plata prize for Best Lead Actress in the last edition of the Málaga Festival for No quiero decir adiós), Jesús Ulled (manager of CINE365 Film), Guillermo Niño (Senior Manager, Broadcast, OTT and Home Video at Dolby Laboratories), Edith Martínez Odriozola (director of the Culture and Society Department at TVE), Miguel Ángel Doncel (executive director of SGO), Santiago Sanz (sales manager of optical devices at Fujifilm España), Javier Valdés (founding partner of Ad Hoc Studios) and Luis León (Schedule manager of Atresmedia) will be responsible for selecting the awards in the third edition of the contest.. Ignacio Sanchís (Business Director at HISPASAT) will act as president of the jury.

Advantech Wireless to present details of its Ultra HD ready Satellite Solutions for Broadcast Applications at SET Expo 2017 in Brazil

Montreal, Canada, August 11, 2017–Advantech Wireless, a global leader in satellite broadband communications solutions, will present details of its Ultra HD ready Satellite Solutions for broadcast applications at SET Expo 2017 that will take place August 22 – 24, 2017 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

TV Globo's New Approach to Big Data takes the IBC Conference Prize

London, UK, August 2, 2017--In its 50th year, the IBC Conference is still built around the technical papers programme, with the most influential paper in the programme winning the IBC Conference Prize. This year, the award goes to Marcelo Souza and his colleagues Joāo Castellani, Daniel Monteiro and Carlos Octávio Quieroz from Brazilian broadcaster, TV Globo, for their paper entitled ‘Big data for data journalism, enhanced business analytics and video recommendation at Globo’.