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Business - 02 Oct 2020 - Television
Mexico City, October 1, 2020 - Cinépolis Klic® announced today that the Claro Sports channel is adding to its content catalog in Mexico for only $ 50 pesos per month. In addition, the signal will have a trial period of seven days at no cost when activating the option with a recurring charge.
Business - 05 Jul 2019 - Television
Eurovision Sport has appointed Robert Portman, former Head of Sport and Sports Rights at Yle, as Head of Winter Sport.
Business - 11 Jul 2018 - Free-to-air
A prominent figure in the sport industry, Glen was most recently Managing Director of Eir Sport and Eir Television in Ireland, where he was responsible for Eir's IPTV platform and newly acquired sports channels.
Business - 01 Sep 2017 - Television
LONDON, 31st August 2017 - The TV Sports Awards (TVSA) 2017 will showcase some of the most successful achievements from the sport media industry. Shortlisted nominees soon to be announced.
Business - 15 Aug 2017 - Television
BBC and ARD-ZDF representatives gave a glimpse into their large-scale broadcast plans for the first multisport European Championships at a special event to mark the one-year-to-go countdown.
Business - 17 Jul 2017 - Television
Taking place during the SPORTELMonaco Convention and organised by Play for Change, the prestigious TVSA will be hosted on the 23rd October at the glamorous Salle Des Etoiles, part of the Sporting Club Monaco. Under the sparkling lights, awards will be presented in front of an audience of more than 300 high-profile guests and legends from the world of sport, media and entertainment.
25 Oct 2016
Last night in Monaco saw host to the second ever TV Sports Awards (TVSA) honouring the best work in the sport media industry, including the Golden Boy best young footballer award.  
Business - 07 Jul 2016 - Television
Munich, Germany, and Airport City, Israel, 6 July 2016 – Following the leading satellite operator SES’s (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) successful completion of the acquisition of RR Media and the latter’s merger with SES Platform Services, MX1 is the name of the new merged global media services company.
Business - 19 Aug 2015 - Television
The inaugural TV Sports Awards, which will recognise and celebrate excellence in the sports media industry, has launched today in support of Play for Change, a global sports charity that supports vulnerable children.
Business - 10 Mar 2014 - Events
Shanghai, 5 March 2014, Ms. Amparo Di Fede, General Manager of SPORTEL, officially announces the final figures of SPORTELAsia 2014.
Business - 13 Mar 2013 - Television
The second edition of SPORTELRio closes its doors today and proved to be a sensational success!
Business - 18 Jan 2012 - Events
SPORTEL is the world’s leading business market for the Sports Media Industry, recognized globally as the largest, most influential business venue for high-level sports and media executives for the past 23 years.
Business - 31 Mar 2011 - Sponsorship
The Sport Industry Group is delighted to announce that Eurosport has renewed its association with the Sport Industry Awards, becoming an Official Partner of the flagship ceremony celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2011.
Business - 16 Mar 2011 - Events
Soccerex is delighted to confirm that Eurosport, Europe's leading sports entertainment group, is the Premium Media Partner for the Soccerex European Forum until 2014.
Business - 27 May 2010 - Events
Soccerex are delighted to announce that Asia’s top sports content provider ESPN STAR Sports (ESS) is partnering with its Asian Forum, scheduled to be held in Singapore on 28-29 July, as the official Broadcast Media Partner. As a part of this association, ESS will showcase daily updates from the Forum and a review programme that will be screened across the network’s footprint in Asia.<BR>
Business - 19 Oct 2009 - Events
Monaco, October 16, 2009 – SPORTELMonaco has celebrated its 20th annual event in high style, with 2,247 participants, representing 938 companies from 68 countries worldwide taking part in the 4-day mix of market, conferences and special events that wrapped up this week, it was announced today by David Tomatis, CEO of MONACO MEDIAX / SPORTEL.<BR>
Business - 24 Oct 2008 - Events
Monaco, 23 October – SPORTELMonaco 2008, the International Sports Convention for Television and New Media shows an outstanding progress thanks to marketing and communication efforts (conferences, symposium ...) for its market participants, in particular in the New Technologies area, declared David Tomatis, CEO MONACO MEDIAX/SPORTEL.
Business - 29 Apr 2008 - Television
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt"></SPAN></SPAN> Broadband users around the world and attendees at SportAccord 2008 will be able to see exclusive interviews with sports industry leaders on the new SportAccord TV.
Business - 31 Mar 2008
Sport and Technology: The Conference 2008, in association with BT Media and Broadcast, is pleased to welcome PA Sport as Digital Partner to the industry-leading event on 13 June 2008 at BT Centre in London.
Business - 20 Mar 2008
Sport and Technology: The Conference 2008, in association with BT Media and Broadcast, is delighted to announce that IOC member Patrick Baumann, Secretary-General of FIBA (the International Basketball Federation), will be joining the 'Maximising Digital Sports Rights: Show Me the Money' panel discussion at the must-attend event on 13 June 2008 at BT Centre in London.
Business - 14 Mar 2008
Top executives from Adidas, China Central Television and the 2010 FIFA World Cup will be among the stellar list of international sports industry leaders who will be speaking at SportAccord 2008 in Athens this summer.
Business - 28 Feb 2008
Sport and Technology: The Conference 2008, in association with BT Media and Broadcast, is delighted to announce that Hank Adams, CEO of Sportvision Inc, will be providing the Opening Afternoon Address at the seminal event on 13 June 2008 at BT Centre in London.
Business - 20 Feb 2008
With less than 2 weeks to go before the start of SPORTELAsia 2008, exhibitors and non-exhibitors are continuing to register at a brisk pace for the international sports television and content market in Shanghai, it was announced today by David Tomatis, CEO of MONACO MEDIAX/SPORTEL.
Business - 02 Nov 2007
Sportcal are pleased to announce that we are joining forces with Broadcast magazine, the leading publication for the TV and radio industry for a unique event – Sports Broadcast Forum.
Business - 23 Oct 2007
According to the European Broadcasting Union (EBU)*, the future of digital TV could be adversely affected by decisions taken at the ITU World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-07) which starts today in Geneva (see EBU statement in annex).
Business - 17 Oct 2007
Networking the room is always high on the conference agenda but never an easy task. However, with a host of new networking initiatives in place, the European Sponsorship Association will ensure that your time at Future Sponsorship 07 is time well spent.
Business - 26 Sep 2007
Francis Tellier, the man behind the increasingly complex broadcast operations that take the FIFA World Cup to a global audience, is to examine the evolving role of host broadcasters and the challenges they face when he addresses the International Sports Event Management and Security (ISEMS) conference at Wembley Stadium, on October 31.
Business - 29 Aug 2007
Amongst its events, The Golden Podium Awards honor since 1991&nbsp;the best TV sports slow-motions and video sequences, in 8 different categories.
Business - 15 Aug 2007
The Sport Industry Group and the Financial Times are delighted to unveil investment bank Société Générale as a panel sponsor for the FT Sport Industry Summit 2007 on 1st November.
Business - 22 Jun 2007
More Than a Game walked away with the award for best sports documentary of 2006 at this year’s RTS Television Sports Awards.
Business - 06 Jun 2007
Input Media and Pitch International have won the award for best Digital Channel Sports Programme at the RTS Sports Awards, for their documentary Steven Gerrard 'A Year In My Life'.
Business - 25 May 2007
Monaco, May 23, 2007 – Just 2 weeks into the SPORTELMonaco 2007 registration period companies are registering for exhibition space at a record pace, it was announced today by David Tomatis, CEO of SPORTEL.
Business - 13 Mar 2007
Two new awards have been granted to the highest TV ratings sport events in 2006, respectively in North America (United States, Canada, Mexico) and South America.
Business - 24 Jan 2007
2007 Sport Industry Awards Nominees Shortlist<BR>After a rigorous two-week long steering process, the Sport Industry Group is delighted to announce the highly-anticipated Sport Industry Awards Shortlist for 2007.
Business - 14 Dec 2006
Sportcal.com is proud to announce that Glasgow 2014, the team behind Glasgow’s bid to stage the Commonwealth Games in 2014, has signed up to be the lunch partner at The Sports Market 2007, the first must-attend sports industry event of the new year.
Business - 06 Dec 2006
Sportcal.com is proud to announce that Ma Guoli, Chief Operating Officer of Beijing Olympic Broadcasting, the host broadcaster of the 2008 Olympic Games, will join a panel to discuss sports broadcasting issues at the eagerly-awaited The Sports Market 2007.
Business - 20 Nov 2006
There is more money in sport that ever before. Chelsea have just completed the transfer of Andriy Shevchenko for over £30m, and with expectation surrounding the Ashes series reaching a state of fever pitch, there can be little doubt that the profile of players such as Flintoff and Pieterson have reached a status equal to that of footballers.
Business - 17 Nov 2006
Sportcal.com is proud to announce The Sports Market 2007, (<A href="/smc">http://www.sportcal.com/smc</A>) the second in what will become an annual series of conferences following on from the success of the first, held last January.
Business - 30 Oct 2006
Monaco, October 23, 2006 – A record total of 2,117 participants, representing a record 932 companies from 67 countries worldwide, took part in SPORTELMonaco 2006, making it the largest SPORTEL event ever, it was announced today by David Tomatis, CEO of MONACO MEDIAX / SPORTEL.
Business - 23 Oct 2006
Monaco, October 20, 2006 &shy; A record total of 2,117 participants, representing a record 932 companies from 67 countries worldwide, took part in SPORTELMonaco 2006, making it the largest SPORTEL event ever, it was announced today by David Tomatis, CEO of MONACO MEDIAX / SPORTEL.
Business - 20 Oct 2006
Globo TV Sports is already celebrating positive results from Sportel 2006, the major international sports trade fair.
Business - 16 Oct 2006
Globo TV Sports lands in Monaco to take part in Sportel 2006 – the most important event in the sports segment worldwide – from October 16 to 19.
Business - 29 Sep 2006
To be held at Cass Business School on 18th and 19th April.
Business - 05 Sep 2006
Belgrade, Serbia September 4, 2006 – Wednesday 06 September 2006, &nbsp;Euroleague Basketball Marketing Director Pedro Galvan will attend and speak at the annual SportWIN international sport television and marketing conference, which is taking place this year in Belgrade (Serbia).
Business - 14 Aug 2006
Monaco, August 12, 2006 – With more than 2 months to go before the opening of SPORTELMonaco 2006, exhibitors have committed to more than 85% of the expanded floor space in the Grimaldi Forum, it was announced today by David Tomatis, CEO of SPORTEL.
Business - 03 Aug 2006
Technology is breaking new ground for sports television. Join 400 of the industry's decision-makers in sports, technology, branding, sponsorship, government and finance as they debate and discuss the opportunities and future of sports television. Don't miss Asia's top event for sports TV.
Business - 31 Jul 2006
Technology is breaking new ground for sports television. Join 400 of the industry's decision-makers in sports, technology, branding, sponsorship, government and finance as they debate and discuss the opportunities and future of sports television. Don't miss Asia's top event for sports TV.
Business - 22 Mar 2006
SHANGHAI, March 22 – A total of 658 participants, representing 324 companies from 43 countries worldwide, attended this week’s SPORTELAsia 2006 at the Pudong Shangri-La Hotel in Shanghai, China, it was announced today by David Tomatis, Executive Vice President of SPORTEL.
Business - 21 Mar 2006
On the occasion of the Sportel Asia which takes place in Shanghai, “World Sports Event : The Ratings Fight”, Jacques Braun, Mediametrie’s International Director, notes that “year 2005 was a good year for TV consumption throughout the world, despite the lack of worldwide sports events”.
Business - 09 Mar 2006
Shanghai Media Group will be the official partner of SPORTELAsia 2006 in Shanghai, China, it was announced today by David Tomatis, Executive Vice President of SPORTEL.
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