3rd - 7th June: Your guide to what’s happening this week in the media, entertainment and technology industry.

Industry Events

The exhibition and conference where broadband meets content, ANGACOM 2019 is from 4-6th June in Cologne, Germany.

Also in Cologne, Germany, IABM is hosting its Executive Summit Series on How network operators and the Broadcast supply chain are combining to facilitate ‘direct to consumer’ relationships the 3rd JuneBook here.

The IEEE International Symposium on Broadband Multimedia Systems and Broadcasting 2019, the 14th in the series, will be held in Jeju, Korea from 5-7th June.

SMPTE AND AIS present Entertainment Technology by the Bay 2019, a conference in Santa Clara, California from 5-6th June.

The first and only technology TV exhibition in Vietnam, Telefilm Vietnam, is from 6-8th June at the Saigon Centre and Exhibition Centre, Vietnam. 

Documentary and non-fiction storytelling festival Sheffield Doc/Fest is from 6-11th June in Sheffield, UK. 

Acclaimed actor David Harewood, MBE, returns to his hometown of Birmingham on 6 June for a special RTS Midlands ‘In Conversation’ event with BBC WM’s Samantha Meah.


Film and TV Releases

The latest installment to the blockbuster X-Men franchise Dark Phoenix arrives in cinemas on Wednesday (UK) and Friday (US).

A comedy starring Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling Late Night releases on Friday (UK and US). 

One for the kids: The Secret Life of Pets 2 releases on Friday (US) and is currently in UK cinemas.

Black Mirror returns to Netflix with Season 5, starring Miley Cyrus.


Company Announcements

  • TTA Holdings Ltd announces full year earnings on Monday 
  • Senshu Electric Co Ltd announces S1 earnings on Tuesday 


On this day

7 June 1975 Sony introduces the Betamax videocassette recorder for sale to the public

7 June 1946 BBC re-opens after the war