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Founder of ACCESS:VFX nominated for Visionary Honours award Posted: 17/03/2020
Founder of ACCESS:VFX nominated for Visionary Honours award

ACCESS:VFX, an industry-led non-profit coalition of leading VFX, animation and games studios, is proud to announce that the prestigious Visionary Honours has recognised Simon Devereux for Community Person of the Year. This follows news of the initiative reaching over 50 members, featuring the likes of Aardman Academy, Epic Games and The Farm Group.

The awards that celebrate popular culture, media and entertainment inspiring social change or debate, include influential public figures Lewis Hamilton and Stormzy on the shortlists. Simon Devereux’s nomination honours his dedication in leading ACCESS:VFX for almost 3 years, connecting competitor brands across the industry and pushing towards the same goal – encouraging inclusion and diversity.

“I’m delighted to be nominated for the Community Person of the Year award. ACCESS:VFX would be nothing without the hardworking and passionate people who really care about improving diversity in VFX, animation and games. It’s a pleasure to be a part of a group that actively creates more opportunities for aspiring creatives and strives to make the industry a better place to work in,” says Simon, founder and director of ACCESS:VFX.

Tags: Simon Devereux | diversity | inclusion | animation | VFX | games | Visionary Honours | awards | nomination | Aardman Academy | Epic Games | The Farm Group
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Rise Goes Global to Support Women Around the World Posted: 11/03/2020
Rise Goes Global to Support Women Around the World

Rise, the membership organisation for for gender diversity within the broadcast technology sector, is proud to announce that its originally UK based organisation, will also launch in North America and APAC. In addition to the exciting news about global expansion, Rise has appointed four new board members as it seeks to increase its important work throughout the media and entertainment sectors.

Serena Harris, North American Sales Director at Annex Pro, will be running Rise North America. Serena, who is based in Vancouver, has over two decades of experience in the media and entertainment industry and worked with Avid and Marquis.

“I am overjoyed to be launching Rise North America. What Rise is doing for women in the industry is extraordinary and I want to open those same opportunities to women here,” Serena explains. “I am very much looking forward to building on the momentum of Rise’s success’ to help even more women realize their potential and growth within our industry.”

Nancy Diaz Curiel, Managing Director of Digigram Asia will be running Rise APAC. Nancy, who is based in Singapore has over 10 years of experience in the broadcast industry and will be launching a Rise mentoring scheme in the region shortly.

“I am humbled to be appointed head of the APAC antenna of the organization,” says Nancy, “I am a strong believer in gender equality and am an active participant in several mentoring initiatives in the APAC region to highlight and drive the success of the amazing women in our industry.”

Tags: Rise | Gender Diversity | Broadcast Technology Sector | North America | APAC | Serena Harris | Nancy Diaz | Tanya Rai | Carrie Wootten | Sadie Groom | Bubble Agency
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Foundry partners with ACCESS:VFX to lead diversity drive in the visual effects, animation and gaming industries Posted: 14/08/2019
Foundry partners with ACCESS:VFX to lead diversity drive in the visual effects, animation and gaming industries

Foundry (https://www.foundry.com/, the leading developer of creative software for the media and entertainment and digital design industries announced its collaboration with ACCESS:VFX - (https://www.accessvfx.org/)

Tags: Graphics | gaming | creatives | Foundry | ACCESS:VFX | diversity | VFX
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Entries Now Open For The Newly Launched Rise Awards Posted: 10/06/2019
Entries Now Open For The Newly Launched Rise Awards

Rise, the award-winning advocate group for gender diversity within the broadcast manufacturing and services sector, is pleased to announce the launch of its inaugural Rise Awards, now open for entries at https://risewib.com/awards-2019/. The Rise Awards, in association with Avid, are sponsored by Adobe, Avid Customer Association, Clear-Com, Grass Valley and Ross Video.

Tags: Rise | women in broadcast | awards | IBC | Bubble Agency | gender diversity | broadcast manufacturing | Avid | Adobe | Clear-Com | Grass Valley | Ross Video. | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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Dejero Launches IronRoute Blended Connectivity and Cloud-based Content Distribution Solution for Media in Partnership with Intelsat Posted: 04/04/2019
Dejero Launches IronRoute Blended Connectivity and Cloud-based Content Distribution Solution for Media in Partnership with Intelsat
Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide Emmy® award winning video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is unveiling the IronRoute blended connectivity and cloud-based content distribution solution for media at the upcoming NAB Show 2019 (April 8-11, 2019, Las Vegas Convention Center).
Tags: Dejero | Intelsat | IronRoute | NAB | NAB2019 | blended connectivity | cloud-based content | link diversity | service quality | centralized management | scalability | cost-effective | robust | Todd Schneider | Bill O\'Hara | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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RISE women in broadcast mentoring scheme wins Womens Mentoring Award at National Mentoring Awards 2019 Posted: 07/03/2019
RISE women in broadcast mentoring scheme wins Women and rsquo;s Mentoring Award at National Mentoring Awards 2019

Rise, a non-profit advocate group for gender diversity within the broadcast manufacturing and services sector, took home its first award, the National Women’s Mentoring Award, at the National Mentoring Awards held March 1st, 2019.

Tags: broadcast | women in av | mentoring scheme | awards | award winning | rise | gender diversity
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DTC Broadcast Nano turns up the HEAT in Miami Posted: 16/08/2018
DTC Broadcast Nano turns up the HEAT in Miami

The NBA’s Miami HEAT has bought two of DTC’s Broadcast Nano transmitters and a PRORXD 8-Way Diversity RF receive system with camera control to help enhance fan engagement and experience opportunities for HEAT home games at the AmericanAirlines Arena in downtown Miami.

Tags: DTC | Domo Tactical Communications | NANO Transmitter | PROXRD 8-Way Diversity RF | HEAT | Americanairline arean | Wireless | HEATV | ultra-low latency | Multiway diversity COFDOM reciever | RF | DVB-T modulation | IBC 2018 | IBC 2018
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4K 4Charity Focuses on Diversity and Inclusion as Registration and Sponsorships Open Posted: 21/03/2017
4K 4Charity Focuses on Diversity and Inclusion as Registration and Sponsorships Open

Elemental Technologies, the leader in software-defined video solutions, today announced the next 4K 4Charity Fun Run, which takes place Tuesday, April 25, 2017 in Las Vegas in conjunction with the 2017 NAB Show. Sponsorships are now available and participant registration for the event is open at www.4K4Charity.com. Beginning with the 2017 NAB Show event, the 4K 4Charity Fun Run series will distribute all proceeds toward raising awareness and funding for organizations that work in support of increased diversity and inclusion.

Tags: Elemental | 4K | run | diversity | inclusion | registration | sponsorships | NAB 2017 | NAB 2017
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Domo Broadcast on track with Mumbai Marathon Posted: 14/02/2017
Domo Broadcast on track with Mumbai Marathon
DTC, Domo Broadcast has announced its SOLO HD transmitters and PRORXD 8-Way Diversity RF system was used for coverage of the 2017 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon on 15 January.
Tags: DTC | Domo Broadcast | Mumbai Marathon | Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon | SOLO HD transmitters | PRORXD 8-Way Diversity RF system | multi-way COFDM receiver
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Broadpeak Launches CDN Diversity, Dramatically Improving Live VOD Content Delivery and QoE Posted: 06/04/2016
Broadpeak Launches CDN Diversity, Dramatically Improving Live VOD Content Delivery and QoE
At the 2016 NAB Show, booth SU10402CM, Broadpeak, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies for pay-TV operators and content providers worldwide, will introduce CDN Diversity, the latest enhancement to Broadpeak's award-winning umbrellaCDN(TM) CDN selection solution. CDN Diversity dynamically takes into account the instantaneous quality of several CDNs in order to request more from the best performing CDNs. Leveraging real-time information and analytics, content providers can cost-effectively improve quality of experience (QoE) and quality of service (QoS) for end-users.
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Domo SOLO HD transmitters and PRORXD receivers are marathon winners Posted: 08/02/2016
Domo SOLO HD transmitters and PRORXD receivers are marathon winners
Domo Tactical Communications (formally Cobham TCS) has announced the use of its SOLO HD transmitters and PRORXD 8-Way Diversity RF system for broadcast coverage of the 2015 Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore on 6 December 2015 and Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon on 17 January 2016.
Tags: Domo SOLO HD transmitters | PRORXD 8-Way Diversity RF system | Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore | Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon | Broadcast RF | COFDM receiver
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Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT) Heads to CABSAT 2013 with Award-Winning Lineup of Microwave Gear Posted: 05/02/2013
Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT) Heads to CABSAT 2013 with Award-Winning Lineup of Microwave Gear

Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT), a Business Unit within the Vitec Groups Videocom Division, and a leader in advanced digital microwave systems serving the Broadcast and Sports & Entertainment markets, showcases its state-of-the-art digital microwave video systems for portable and fixed-link applications from its Nucomm and RF Central brands at CABSAT 2013 (Hall 8, Stand D8-20).

Tags: Integrated Microwave Technologies | IMT | Vitec Group | Videocom | CABSAT | 2-GHz microLite HD Transmitter | CamPac2 Plus HD/SD COFDM Microwave Transmitter | Newscaster DR2 | Direct VU COFDM Diversity Handheld Receiver/Monitor | RMR-X6-II | Nucomm | RF Central | 2013 | CABSAT 2013 | CABSAT 2013
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Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT) Nucomm Wireless Remote Camera System Lights the Lamp for the NHLs Philadelphia Flyers Posted: 22/01/2013
Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT) Nucomm Wireless Remote Camera System Lights the Lamp for the NHLs Philadelphia Flyers

Comcast-Spectacor, the parent company of the Philadelphia Flyers and owner of the Wells Fargo Center, today announced a new partnership with IMTs Nucomm CamPac2 camera-mounted transmitter and Newscaster DR2 diversity receiver to provide the nearly 20,000 Flyers faithful fans with an incredible game-day experience.

Tags: Integrated Microwave Technologies | IMT | Vitec Group | Nucomm CamPac2 | camera-mounted transmitter | Newscaster DR2 | diversity receiver | Philadelphia Flyers
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Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT) Equips The Carolina Panthers Home Field With Its Nucomm Campac2 Wireless Camera System Posted: 12/11/2012
Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT)  Equips The Carolina Panthers Home Field With Its Nucomm Campac2 Wireless Camera System

When the Carolina Panthers put the finishing touches on the HD upgrade to its in-house video control room, just in time for the start of the 2012 NFL football season, it turned to Nucomms CamPac2 (CP2) wireless camera system for its wireless transmission needs. The Panthers purchased two complete RF systems, including Nucomms CP2 camera-mounted transmitters and DR2 diversity receivers with camera control. The new RF system, along with a custom remote-location antenna mounting, provides the team with reliable, solid wireless coverage throughout Bank of America Stadium, including in locations not previously accessible. IMT will showcase its full range of Nucomm and RF Central sports technologies at CCW 2012 (Booth 1011).

Tags: IMT | Integrated Microwave Technologies | Nucomm CP2 camera-mounted transmitter | DR2 diversity receiver | Vitec | NFL | Carolina Panthers
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Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT) Nucomm Wireless Remote Camera System Strikes Out Signal Interference at Detroit Tigers Comerica Park Posted: 24/10/2012
Integrated Microwave Technologies, LLC (IMT) Nucomm Wireless Remote Camera System Strikes Out Signal Interference at Detroit Tigers Comerica Park

As the Detroit Tigers continues its quest to win the World Series, the team has turned to IMTs Nucomm CamPac2 (CP2) wireless camera mounted transmitter and Newscaster DR2 diversity receiver to provide the 41,000-plus fans at Comerica Park with unprecedented RF coverage for all 82 home games this season. 

Tags: Integrated Microwave Technologies | IMT | Vitec Group | Vitec Videocom | Nucomm | CamPac2 | CP2 | wireless camera mounted transmitter | Newscaster DR2 | diversity receiver
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