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.

Topics for discussion

–  Producing Sport for the world’s most respected broadcaster
–  Channeling for China
–  A made-for-TV sports event – How and why it worked
–  Over the Net & through the Hoops: The challenges facing Sports TV in China
–  From Ground Zero The Story of the Premier League & Pay TV –  Building China’s leading sports brand via
–  The Future of Sports TV Production
–  Sports TV on the Move
–  In the Big League – Global sports media rights
–  Changing the landscape of sports sponsorship for Beijing and beyond
–  How China is setting the pace with new media solutions

Featured Speakers

Ma Guo Li (Forum host)
Beijing Olympic Broadcasting, COO

Li Jian
CITV, President
Jiang Xiao Yu
Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad (BOCOG), EVP

Dave Gordon
BBC Sport, Head of Major Events

Niclas Ericson
FIFA, Head of TV & New Media
Phil Lines
FA Premier League, Head of International Broadcast Operations
Ian Chapman-Banks
Motorola North Asia, GM Marketing & Business Development
Jiang He Ping

Sun Yu Sheng
CCTV, Vice President

Carol Chen
Nike China, Managing Director

Jamie Davis
ESPN Star Sports, Managing Director

The Forum is the programming centerpiece of the China International Film and TV Programs Exhibition and held concurrently with BIRTV 2006.

Find out more at CASBAA CITV China International Sports TV Forum website.