AT&T continues to set the standard as one of the premier integrated communications companies in the world. Nearly 3.5 million businesses—from the largest multinational corporations to small businesses—in all major industries turn to AT&T. We help organizations accelerate their digital evolution through our innovation in networks, cloud computing, cybersecurity, IoT, and mobile devices. We develop highly secure applications using our own proprietary systems and in collaboration with other service providers through strategic alliances.
Connecting fans and consumers to the greatest sports events, Infront, a Wanda Sports Group company, offers everything an event or commercial partner needs to be successful. With a team of over 1,000 experts working from 45 offices across more than 16 countries around the world, Infront is equipped to tackle any challenge – be it innovative digital solutions, world-class event operations, international media rights distribution, sponsorship sales and activations or cutting-edge media production. Headquartered in Switzerland, Infront is passionate and #AllAboutSports.
Nielsen Sports is the leading source of sports measurement and analytics around the world, with solutions spanning cross-platform media valuation, fan insights and digital & social analysis. With unrivaled data, products and consulting services, Nielsen Sports is uniquely positioned to help brands, leagues, teams, federations and agencies optimize sponsorship portfolios and maximize investments in sports. Nielsen Sports is part of Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE:NLSN) a S&P 500 company with operations in over 100 countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population.
ONE Championship is the largest global sports media property in Asian history. Headquartered in Singapore, ONE Championship is the home of martial arts and is the world’s largest martial arts organization, hosting bouts across all styles of martial arts such as Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Karate, Kung Fu, Silat, Sanda, Lethwei, Mixed Martial Arts, Tae Kwon Do, Submission Grappling, and more.
The world’s most exciting martial arts organization hosts the largest sports entertainment events across Asia, featuring some of the world’s best martial artists and world champions, all signed to exclusive contracts, on the largest media broadcast in Asia. In addition to its digital platforms, ONE Championship broadcasts to over 1.7-billion potential viewers across 136 countries around the world with some of the largest global broadcasters, including Fox Sports, ABS-CBN, Astro, ClaroSports, Bandsports, Startimes, Premier Sports, Thairath TV, Skynet, Mediacorp, OSN, and more.
Proskauer’s Sports Law Group has been recognized by Chambers as “first-rate” with clients praising that “Proskauer is pretty much unparalleled.” As part of its “best in class – smart, focused and committed” practice, the firm represents a broad range of clients in antitrust; acquisitions of sports teams; sports-related financings; television, media and distribution agreements; stadium and arena development; key facility contracts, including naming rights, cornerstones and seat licenses; production and distribution of sports content across all platforms; e-Commerce and technology acquisition and licensing; joint ventures between sports entities and media and technology companies; collective bargaining agreements with players, referees, umpires and other game officials; and litigation matters involving the most pressing issues facing sports.
The Sport Accelerator is a pioneer sport business hub that brings together elite sport businesses under one roof.
It is a dedicated sector within Aspire Zone established to leverage Qatar’s status as a global sports business hub by creating new business opportunities for the private sector, attracting foreign investment and developing Qatari entrepreneurs. Through these activities, the Sport Accelerator will increase the share of the sports sector in Qatar’s economy, in support of Qatar National Vision 2030.
Accedo is the trusted video experience transformation pioneer, improving the lives of video consumers by the hundreds of millions. Over the years, Accedo has earned the trust of the world’s leading video service providers – customers to whom two goals are paramount: explore new opportunities to monetise video and transform video services to meet rapidly changing consumer expectations. Accedo customers include global video service leaders Sky, Astro, Telstra, Viaplay, Viasat, MBC, NBCUniversal, Fox, Disney, HBO, Telefonica, Deutsche Telekom, ProSieben Sat1, OSN and Netflix.
Blackbird is the world’s fastest, most agile cloud video platform. It enables secure, lightning-fast viewing, editing and distribution of video content by anyone, anytime, anywhere. Blackbird is trusted by many of the world’s leading media companies for easily and quickly getting their content to fans over web, OTT, VOD and social.
Comcast Technology Solutions
Comcast Technology Solutions offers a portfolio of technology solutions, the , that provides the industry with the technology, scale and expertise to expand and navigate the rapidly-changing media and entertainment technology landscape. We invent technology that solves industry challenges, reimagines what is possible, and transforms businesses for an ever-changing world. Built on Comcast’s know-how, proven facilities, scalable platforms, and infrastructure, Comcast Technology Solutions offers more than 20 year…
Deltatre is the international leader in sports media technology services. It powers an unmatched suite of leading-edge technologies for the full spectrum of media including OTT, web and apps, broadcast graphics, content production, and data capture with real-time distribution.
It serves a blue-chip client roster of the most prominent and influential sports and media companies including FIFA, Premier League, DFL, IOC, EuropeanTour, NFL, UEFA, BT Sport, Discovery, ATP, Sony and hundreds of other media companies worldwide. In November 2018, Deltatre acquired Massive Interactive, a multi-award-winning OTT software company. Combined they are the largest independent OTT solution provider in the world.
Find out more: https://www.deltatre.com/
We aim to be the first-choice media services provider for major event organisers, media organisations and sports federations. We are experts in providing adaptable, end-to-end-solutions to produce, distribute and personalise content to reach the right audience, at the right time and in the right format.
As a wholly-owned subsidiary of the European Broadcasting Union, we have over 60 years of experience in producing and distributing live content. We are uniquely placed to understand the needs of our customers and aim to maximise the value of their content, leaving them free to focus on putting on a great event.
Facebook brings together the world’s largest community of sports fans.
Sports are inherently social, with the power to build and connect communities around the world. This connection happens on Facebook, where the largest real-time social media audience comes together to talk about sports’ biggest moments. On Facebook, fans discover rich and immersive video that brings them closer to the sports, athletes and teams they love. Innovations such as Facebook Live and Facebook 360 video give fans unprecedented access to the action, taking them on the field and in the locker room, inviting them to interact directly with their favourite players and enabling them to watch live games from around the world.
By leveraging Facebook, partners can reach new audiences and experiment with interactive, social and mobile-first broadcasts. Facebook also helps partners achieve their business goals by growing and engaging their fan base; supporting current revenue drivers such as tune-in, subscriptions, sponsorship and ticket and merchandise sales; and providing new revenue streams such as branded content, Instant Articles and ad breaks in live video.
Grass Valley’s end-to-end ecosystem of reliable, open standards-based solutions helps content creators, broadcasters and media organizations to produce brilliant content and build successful media businesses. Our award-winning technology and trusted industry expertise empower our customers to create captivating experiences that connect people anywhere, on any device, through the magic of media.
As the industry’s R&D powerhouse, with the most comprehensive suite of solutions for live content, we are the trusted partner to many of the biggest and most creative names in the media and entertainment business. We help our customers transition to IP and cloud-based infrastructures to enable flexible, scalable and smart workflows. Headquartered in Montreal, Grass Valley has been in the broadcast business for 60 years and is part of St. Louis-based Belden Inc.
Social media is where fans experience and share the daily and unforgettable moments in sports. Greenfly helps organizations capture key social moments by giving fans the best content – shared by their favorite teams and players – fast. As an industry-leading workflow management solution, Greenfly provides a central repository to sort, organize, share and distribute content with speed and relevancy. Photographers and staff can quickly upload photos and videos; leagues and teams can review and curate; and everyone can immediately publish via mobile. Tracking the performance of every social post, Greenfly has proven its ability to exponentially increase fan engagement.
Horizm provides business insights from a holistic stands point, working with sport teams, international federations and professional athletes to improve their efficiency and performance in their digital channels.
IDA Ireland is the Irish Government body responsible for supporting international companies to establish and grow operations in Ireland. We work with companies every step of the way to achieve smooth, fast and successful set-up and to grow their operations. Ireland is home to many of the world’s leading high-performance companies including Intel, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon and STATSPerform. Forbes magazine has ranked Ireland as one of the best countries for business, not just for large multinationals, but for the fast growth companies that will be the multinationals of the future. IDA nurtures these high-growth companies, helping them forge their future success in Ireland.
iX.co, a digital media company focused on the way data science and technology can create more personal experiences for users while growing audiences for content owners, bridges the gap between storytelling and technology, creating digital platforms and experiences to help global brands engage with audiences and monetize their investments.
iX.co works with many of the biggest names in sports, media, entertainment, and active lifestyle, using data-driven insights to cater to audience passions and empower businesses to make millions of lasting impressions. With offices across North America, Europe, and Asia, iX.co is proud of the impact it has helped create for elite organizations like the PGA TOUR, NASCAR, FOX, Chelsea FC, AS Roma, the International Ski Federation and the International Basketball Federation, among countless others.
Find out more: https://ix.co/
At IMG ARENA we specialise in bringing sport and the sports betting industry closer together via our federation services and world-class sports content.
Launched in 2012, we leveraged our rights expertise to pioneer the mainstream introduction of official data rights. We paved the way for a new revenue stream for our federation clients, whilst at the same time delivering greater value to the sports betting industry.
Our focus has always been on fan-first engagement via the delivery of content and product innovations that fuel the emotions and excitement unique to world-class sport. We believe this can only be achieved by working alongside rightsholders to deliver official products that are true to the sports and events.
LaLiga is a global, innovative and socially responsible organization, a leader in the leisure and entertainment sector. It is a private sports association composed of the 20 teams in LaLiga Santander and 22 in LaLiga SmartBank, responsible for the organization of these national professional football competitions. In the 2018/2019 season, LaLiga reached more than 2.7 billion people globally. With headquarters in Madrid (Spain), it is present in 55 countries through 9 offices and 46 delegates. The association carries out its social action through its Foundation and is the world’s first professional football league with a league for intellectually challenged footballers: LaLiga Genuine Santander.
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Ligue 1 Conforama is France’s top football competition. Every season, from August to May, the best 20 French clubs compete in an exciting title race! Rich with talented young players, competitive teams and state-of-the art stadiums, Ligue 1 Conforama has become one of the most tightly-contested football championships in Europe. Ligue 1 Conforama is watched by more than eight million spectators in the stadiums and 500 million TV viewers worldwide, each season.
Ligue 1 Conforama is run by the French Professional Football League (LFP) which also organises the Domino’s Ligue 2, the Coupe de la Ligue BKT and the Trophée des Champions (French Supercup).
LiveU provides the best quality live video coverage of sporting events for TV, online and social media.
LiveU’s portfolio of hardware-based HEVC transmission solutions enables broadcasters and sports organizations to transmit and produce compelling live content using bandwidth efficiencies.
LiveU’s At-Home Production solution helps crews cover more events with simplified logistics and reduced costs. Over the years, LiveU’s technology has supported customers in their coverage of high-profile sporting events including the FIFA World Cup™, Winter and Summer Olympic Games, Super Bowl, US Collegiate Championships, IRONMAN and Absa Cape Epic mountain bike race (South Africa)
Sportradar is the leading global provider of sports data intelligence. Established in 2001, the company occupies a unique position at the intersection of the sports, media and betting industries, providing sports federations, news media, consumer platforms and sports betting operators with a range of solutions to help grow their business. Sportradar employs over 2,000 people in more than 30 locations around the world. It is our commitment to excellent service, quality and reliability that makes us the trusted partner of more than 1,000 companies in over 80 countries and official partner of the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLB, NASCAR, FIFA and UEFA. We monitor, analyse and deliver insights from more than 400,000 matches annually across 60 sports. With deep industry relationships, Sportradar is not just redefining the sports fan experience; it also safeguards the sports themselves through its Integrity Services division and advocacy for an integrity-driven environment for all involved.
After earning degrees from University of Canberra in Communications and Applied Economics, Antony worked as a Strategic Planner in advertising agencies in Sydney, mainly within the publicly listed Photon Group. Demonstrating a strong entrepreneurial spirit, Ant was fast tracked into management. Post 2008 financial crisis, Ant launched his own strategic communications business which morphed into a digital agency. Focussing more on technology, Unbnd was born the ideas of exploring a better to interact and engage people through their phones
Venuetize makes the way people experience spaces easier, more personal, and enjoyable. The company’s mobile platform integrates with existing venue infrastructure to deliver mobile wallets, contextual advertising and information, and other applications that improve and innovate the guest experience.
Founded in 2014, Venuetize works with professional sports teams, stadiums and arenas, casinos, entertainment districts, and shopping destinations throughout North America.
Verizon Media offers an industry-leading Media Platform that prepares, delivers, displays, and monetizes your online content. It’s built for the future of media with a comprehensive video streaming service that exceeds consumer-demand for speed, reliability, and TV-quality viewing experiences. The platform is built on the world’s largest, most connected delivery network, ensuring high-quality, instant-on viewing of digital content on every device, every time, everywhere. Multilayered content security is built into the platform to keep your origin server and content safe from cyberthreats.
Visit us at https://www.verizonmedia.com/media-platform to learn more.
WSC Sports’ platform generates personalized sports videos for every digital platform and every sports fan – automatically and in real-time.
Currently being used by leading media rights owners such as NBA, MLS, FIBA, Cricket Australia, WarnerMedia, Discovery, Bleacher Report, and many others, WSC Sports’ platform utilizes advanced AI and Machine Learning technologies to analyze live sports broadcasts, identify each and every event that occurs in the game, create customized short-form video content and publish to any digital destination. This enables partners to instantly generate and distribute professionally edited personalized clips and videos on a large scale, to engage audiences and maximize video monetization opportunities.
We are the complete technical solutions specialist offering a range of services including lighting, audio and video to the broadcast, sports, leisure, education, theatre, corporate events and retail markets.
Since our formation in 1971, we have been at the forefront of integrating technologies and our centralised knowledge base makes us the best placed company to deliver full lighting, video and audio solutions. We are leaders and specialists in delivering live broadcasts and our expert team supports projects on a national and international scale. Based in London, we are a privately held, multi-award winning company employing over 250 staff.
Our recent strategic acquisitions, investments and ongoing commitment to R&D continue to strengthen our market-leading position as a technical solutions provider, by empowering people and places with the most innovative technology.
rEvolution is the largest independent sports marketing agency. Our client-first integrated services model sets us apart to consistently deliver the most strategically innovative, best in-class ideas, execution and evaluation that help brands drive business through sports.
We provide our client partners with a suite of integrated services, including sponsorship consulting, media planning and buying, creative, content production, design, experiential marketing, hospitality, public relations, social media, research and analytics. rEvolution’s global headquarters is in Chicago with its international office based in London.
Learn more at www.revolutionworld.com.
Sound Off’s audio technology and turnkey event services make it possible to create a wide variety of immersive experiences — multi-DJ silent discos, conferences, guided wellness events and beyond. From New York to Hong Kong, Sound Off™ has the largest global footprint in event production using wireless technology.
Sound Off offers rental, retail, and event production solutions to execute almost anything you can envision. With a maximum coverage area of 500 yards, the scope and scale of events are virtually limitless. Our noise-isolating, LED headsets make amplified sound audible to each attendee while eliminating external distractions.
Contact us to learn more about why we are the go-to provider of headphone technology for companies like Live Nation, Lululemon and Wanderlust. For more information, visit www.soundoffexperience.com.
Veloxity provides custom branded phone charging solutions to events and venues of all sizes. We empower brands nationwide through activation and sponsorship opportunities that help keep your guests charged up and happy!
Visit us at www.veloxity.us