SPORTELRio: Register Now to Attend Pair of SVG-Produced Sessions!

Sports Video Group will produce two in-depth conference sessions at SPORTELRio, the premier sports media industry fair to be held March 12-14 at the Sofitel Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Ken Kerschbaumer, SVG Executive Director/Editorial, will chair both sessions along with Sport Business columnist Rachael Church-Sanders.

“We are proud to be bringing our members and business partners from around the world to Brazil to collectively help plan the technology roll-out of the World Cup and Summer Olympics in an open, senior-executive forum such as SPORTELRio 2012,” says Martin Porter, Sports Video Group International Executive Director/Development

The official SPORTELRio 2012 sessions include:

Brazilian Sports TV Readies for its Close-Up
Monday 13 March: 10.00 a.m. – 10.45 a.m.
With the World Cup and Summer Olympics on tap for Brazil in 2014 and 2016, the Brazilian sports broadcasting community will have an unprecedented opportunity to give a local touch to two of the world’s biggest sport events. Executives from Brazilian broadcasters share the stage with their international counterparts to discuss current trends in sports content creation, the role of broadband and mobile delivery alongside TV broadcasts, and future plans as they look to deliver the best TV sports fan experience possible.

Using Digital Media to Engage with Fans and Commercialize Content
Monday 13 March: 2.30 p.m. – 3.15 p.m.
All major sports properties are looking to grow their presence globally, and interact with their fans fully and one of the main tools at their disposal to achieve this is digital media In delivering live and on-demand sports content across all available screens, operators have the opportunity to build customer loyalty and create new revenue streams. This panel will bring together rights owners and digital production companies in order to assess the most effective digital strategy across all platforms and increase fan engagement while at the same time monetizing content to the max.

Special offer to first-time SPORTEL attendees!
Sports Video Group members and invited guests receive €150 savings on their SPORTELRio 2012 full access registration, which includes the conference sessions and the largest sports media business fair in the Americas, March 12-14.

To register online, please contact Mr. David Jones at sportelsales@sportelsales.com or +34 650 76 71 26 to receive your registration code.