BroadcastAsia, relocated to Suntec Singapore, is scheduled from May 23 to 25, 2017. TV Everywhere! Zone, back for its third showing, is expected to grow by 50 percent and act as a major focal point of BroadcastAsia2017. Brand new clusters for drones and virtual reality will also make their debut, rounding up the event's immersive showcase of game-changing products for next-generation broadcasting and the latest end-to-end solutions needed to stay ahead of the curve.
BroadcastAsia's stalwarts – the cinematography/film/production technology zone and professional audio technology – will also be back to showcase technologies for the audio ecosystem and a comprehensive range of production/post-production equipment and services. Participants at this year's show include Accedo, Avid, Broadpeak, Harmonic, Hisilicon, IBM Cloud, Mirada, Mstar, Nice People at Work, SAM, Skyline, Skyworth, and Wyplay, among others.
To help video providers address transformative change that is sweeping the media and entertainment industry, Elemental Technologies, an Amazon Web Service, will highlight video production, distribution, and monetization advancements, both on-premises and in the cloud.
In an increasingly digital and competitive world, consumer empowerment is higher than ever. The modern customer is increasingly sophisticated and ever more demanding. Great products now must be paired with excellent customer service. Capturing consumers' differing needs and ensuring excellent content with quality delivery have become top priorities for broadcasters and other players in the industry.
With this important demand in mind, the BroadcastAsia2017 International Conferencewill bring together an unprecedented portfolio of top broadcast experts and industry influencers to discuss evolving industry trends, debate the best business and commercial strategies, and showcase breakthrough technologies. Key experts in the broadcast industry will share their views and experiences on how the industry can provide new offerings as well as to upscale its infrastructure/facilities to meet the ever-changing demands of consumers.
Key trending themes will include OTT 2.0 and monetization, optimizing content and branding strategies, maximising experience on all screens, IP in broadcasting, UHD versus 1080p, HDR delivery for the future, broadcast standards, HBBTV 2.0.1 and hybrid delivery, workflow and automation, subtitling and captioning technology, and sportscasting and newscasting.
The show aims at serving as the region's leading platform where visitors can experience latest technology, obtain insights from business leaders and subject matter experts, and network with both major and emerging industry players from around the world.