Interviews

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    Interview: Phil Holdgate, ITV Studios

    2021-04-28T06:00:00Z

    ITV Studios’ recently appointed head of production sustainability Phil Holdgate talks with IBC365 about how the global production giant is seeking to reduce carbon emissions and cut waste on its shows.

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    Interview: Roy C Anthony, DNEG

    2021-04-22T12:51:00Z

    With a roving brief to explore the nexus of technology and art, Roy C Anthony is revelling in his new role as global head of research at DNEG. 

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    Interview: Robert Courteau, Kontron

    2021-03-29T12:59:00Z Brought to you by

    Optimising the potential of edge computing and responding to the “dramatic ramping-up” in demand from media and communications customers are among the present priorities for Robert Courteau, general manager of Kontron’s communications business, writes David Davies

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    Interview: Sinead Greenaway, UKTV

    2021-03-11T13:26:00Z

    Sinead Greenaway took an unconventional route to her role as chief technology and operations officer at UKTV, where she has led a technology transformation at the UK broadcaster.

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    Interview: Cara Sheppard, Twickenham Studios

    2021-03-10T16:43:00Z

    After a majorly disrupted 2020, production in the UK looks to be well and truly back on track and Twickenham Studios, led by managing director Cara Sheppard, is keen capitalise. 

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    Interview: Lucy Cooper, Union VFX

    2021-03-10T07:00:00Z

    IWD: Union VFX managing director and Access VFX and Animated Women board member Lucy Cooper reflects on running a visual effects facility during Covid times, the outlook for VFX, and what more the industry could do to attract and retain diverse talent. 

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    Interview: Úna Ní Dhonghaíle, editor

    2021-03-09T07:00:00Z

    The multi-award winning editor of Three Girls, The Crown  and  Death on the Nile  speaks with IBC365 about her journey to becoming one of Hollywood’s most sought after editors. 

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    Interview: Anna Chanduvi, Facebook

    2021-03-08T10:51:00Z

    IWD: As Facebook’s lead for sports media partnerships across the EMEA region, Anna Chanduvi works with broadcasters, OTT platforms and digital publishers to help them drive engagement, subscriptions and monetization via Facebook and Instagram. 

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    Interview: Tami Reiker, cinematographer

    2021-03-08T07:00:00Z

    IWD: In the first in a series of interviews with inspirational female leaders to mark International Women’s Day, Tami Reiker ASC reveals how she made history as the first woman to win an American Society of Cinematographers Award.

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    Interview: Arthur Soong, Viewpointec by DesignLED Group

    2021-02-23T14:27:00Z

    Advances in LED display technology and more elaborate customisation are opening up new opportunities in immersive and interactive broadcast studio applications, Viewpointec by DesignLED Group CEO Arthur Soong tells David Davies. 

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    Interview: Michael Young, Reuters CTO

    2021-02-02T15:30:00Z

    Reuters chief technology officer tells IBC365 how the international news organisation has had to adapt so its journalists can safely and remotely work during an unprecedented news year.

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    Interview: Javier Foncillas, Dolby

    2021-01-20T07:26:00Z Brought to you by

    Increased interest from OTT services and device manufacturers means that demand for Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision is continuing to accelerate, as Dolby Europe VP Commercial Partnerships Javier Foncillas tells David Davies.

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    Interview: George Mikeladze, Qarva

    2020-12-17T12:08:00Z

    The Georgia-based company continues to expand its footprint in the global OTT market with solutions including its MultiPipe Streaming Technology, as Founder and Chairman George Mikeladze explains to David Davies. 

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    Interview: Crister Fritzson, Net Insight

    2020-11-25T13:15:00Z Brought to you by

    The media delivery technology company’s CEO introduces the latest generation of Nimbra Edge video platform and tells David Davies why “more distributed” methods of production are here to stay. 

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    Interview: Balbir Blugan, BMW

    2020-11-19T12:03:00Z

    As Android developer product lead at BMW, Balbir Blugan is a key part of the automotive manufacturers efforts to transform its cars into fully networked mobility devices.  

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    Interview: Ben King, DAZN

    2020-11-18T15:52:00Z

    DAZN has announced a partnership with Vodafone Germany that will see the sports OTT launch its first linear channels. James Pearce discusses the new partnerships and subscriptions with DAZN’s chief subscription officer Ben King 

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    Interview: Peter Nöthen, Qvest Media

    2020-11-18T14:11:00Z Brought to you by

    The systems architect is continuing to explore new opportunities in the “digital environment”, CEO Peter Nöthen tells David Davies. 

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    Interview: Eric Bassier, Quantum

    2020-11-11T12:58:00Z Brought to you by

    Digital content specialist Quantum is expanding its portfolio to improve the support for unstructured data throughout the content lifecycle, Senior Director - Product Management Eric Bassier tells David Davies. 

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    Interview: Matt McConnell, MediaKind

    2020-10-30T13:05:00Z Brought to you by

    He might have joined the company at the height of the global pandemic, but MediaKind CEO Matt McConnell is able to reflect on a highly productive first 90 days, writes David Davies. 

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    Interview: David Ross, Ross Video

    2020-10-19T11:34:00Z Brought to you by

    As a company that is synonymous with live events and live video production, you would think that the fallout from COVID-19 would hit Ross Video harder than most. According to CEO and chairman of the board David Ross however, the pandemic didn’t quite have the expected impact, writes Michael Burns. ...