The move to file-based delivery of finished programmes means that archive copies for long-term storage will also be file-based. The industry is still working on agreeing standard file formats for master copies, and storage media and platforms are regularly up-dated as technology evolves, some becoming obsolete.
Beyond promos, how do you build a buzz around the nation’s hottest television events such as Game of Thrones, Death in Paradise and Cold Feet? Press interviews? Social media? How about a news-grabbing stunt in the middle of central London? Public relations campaigns use a variety of eye catching techniques to grab attention, but can they match advertising in generating audience interest?
After an illustrious career at the BBC and RDF Media, Stephen set up Studio Lambert ten years ago, creating a wide range of programming, from internationally formatted shows such as Gogglebox, Four in a Bed and Undercover Boss, to moving and award-winning dramas like Three Girls.
80 years ago this month, in November 1936, the BBC started its television service from Alexandra Palace in North London. Following initial transmissions of interview and magazine programmes, it started to experiment with other types of show and tried out drama formats along with entertainment and factually-based productions.
The IET welcomes the RTS to the recently refurbished Savoy Place on the banks of the Thames as they collaborate on this important update on new technologies and trends from IBC. Every September in Amsterdam the IBC Exhibition and Conference cover the entire supply chain of broadcasting and media content creation, management and delivery from acquisition to audience. This year's theme is Transformation in the Digital Era: Leadership, Strategy, Creativity in Media and Entertainment.
Our Dinner Dance
Once again, RTS Thames Valley and Southern Centres will be hosting their Review of IBC Show, with a distinguished panel of attendees commenting on the highlights from this year’s Show.
Wednesday 17th October at QMC Basingstoke, in the Television Studio.
19.00 to 19.30 Tea and Coffee and light refreshments.
19.30 to 21.00 Panel discussion, which includes questions and answers from the floor.
Venue:- QMC, Cliddesden Road, Basingstoke RG21 3HF
Bernie Davis started life in the BBC TV Outside Broadcasts to become one of their senior lighting directors. Since leaving the BBC Bernie has become has been an established TV Lighting Designer for over twenty-five years working on many of the highest-profile programmes ranging from events in cathedrals and palaces, to concerts and light entertainment shows, plays, opera and ballets from The National Theatre and Covent Garden.
With NAB reporting a 10% drop in attendance, has this affected your business? Does it affect your decision on attending industry shows? Why do you think less people are attending? Or is it now quality over quantity?
And with industry manufacturers and suppliers having less than 2% female CEO’s – where is the diverse workforce? Is there an opportunity for them? What can companies do to ensure a more diverse workforce? What are the benefits?
Book now as this is always a popular event and numbers are limited.
AI can take on tasks requiring enormous amounts of processing and analysis, and perform new tasks which are simply unsuitable for human beings. It can improve effectiveness and efficiency, and even deliver elements of editorial judgement.