MIPTV 2015: STAY AHEAD OF THE 4K/ULTRA HD GAME
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Paris, 04 March 2015 – If your media is covering the latest developments in 4K/UHD technology, is interested in what is in the 4K/UHD production pipeline or wants to talk to leading executives operating in the 4K/UHD ecosystem, MIPTV 2015 offers a host of opportunities to generate stories including pre-booked one-on-one interviews.

As Netflix and Amazon begin to tap into demand for 4K content and Pay-TV broadcasters prepare 4K channels, MIPTV, in association with Sony, hosts a series of keynotes, panels and a dedicated press presentation covering all aspects of the 4K world.

  • Monday 13 April, 10am in the Sony 4 K Theatre: Auditorium I
    “Japan’s Broadcasters line up for 4K”

Confirmed Speakers:
. Shinichi Nagano, Deputy Head Programming, NHK Japan
. Koichi Morimoto, General Manager Channel Operations Division, SkyPerfectJSat, Japan

  • Monday 13 April, 11.30am in the Sony 4 K Theatre: Auditorium I
    “4K/UHD Press Briefing”

Confirmed Attendees:
. Andrew Cohen, BBC Factual Head of Science
. Mark Hedgecoe, Deputy Head of Science, Executive Producer, BBC Science
. Shinichi Nagano, Deputy Head Programming, NHK, Japan
. Michel Chabrol, Director Marketing Innovation, Eutelsat
. Joe Nakata, Senior Producer Visual Entertainment Project, Sony, Japan.
. Peter Sykes, Strategic Technology Development Manager, Sony Professional Europe.

  • Monday 13 April, 2pm in the Sony 4 K Theatre: Auditorium I
    Keynote: “4K: High-end production for TV”

Confirmed Speakers:
. Andrew Cohen, BBC Factual Head of Science
. Mark Hedgecoe, Deputy Head of Science, Executive Producer, BBC Science

  • Monday 13 April, 2.30pm in the Sony 4 K Theatre: Auditorium I
    “4K: Solving the problems of producers”

Confirmed Speakers:
. David Klafkowski, Joint-Managing Director, The Farm Group, UK
. Tom Arnold, Head of Technical Operations, Evolutions Bristol, UK

  • Tuesday 14 April, 10am in the Sony 4 K Theatre: Auditorium I
    The music producers, investing in 4K’s future demand”

Confirmed Speakers:
. Maria Medina, Founder, Medina Media Producciones, Spain
. Isabel Sanchez, Creative Content & AV Production, Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland
. Bolke Burnaby Lautier, Manager Operations, United4All, Netherlands

  • Tuesday 14 April, 3pm in the Sony 4 K Theatre: Auditorium I
    “The factual producers, ready for 4K broadcasting”

Confirmed Speakers:
. Olivier Chiabado, Producer/Presenter, The Explorers Network, TF1, France
. Torsten Hoffman, Founder, 4K Content Hub, Germany
. Pere Vila Fumes, Director of Technology, Innovation & Information Systems, RTVE, Spain

Discover details of the 4K/UHD programme in the Highlights MIPTV 2015 document in the MIPTV Press Room: http://pressroom.miptv.com/press-materials

IMPORTANT

To schedule one-on-one interviews with these 4K leaders please contact Chris Forrester at chris@forrester-solutions.com

About MIPTV – MIPTV is the world’s biggest TV and digital content market powering the unlimited potential of extraordinary stories. In April, professionals from across the TV and digital entertainment ecosystem gather in Cannes, France, to forge partnerships, seal distribution deals, network with their international executive peers, and attend high-level conferences and keynotes. MIPTV is also a key venue for early-stage development and financing deals, content acquisitions and programme sales. And with the MIP Digital Fronts – the premier global digital content market – empowering the new digital content era and bringing together the new online video ecosystem with the TV industry, MIPTV anticipates and shapes the future of entertainment.