Winter 2021

The future of sports broadcasting

Innovation has been the hallmark of 2020.

With unforeseen disturbances, the sports broadcasting market has been forced to reconsider and adapt on the fly. This has caused a rapid adoption of remote broadcast technology, a reconsidering of live right’s value, revisiting archival footage, as well as rebuilding commercial and marketing strategies amongst many other changes.

The OTT Summit took place on 2 & 3 December 2020 and was built around three main themes – Strategy, Content & Technology. Catch up on-demand to hear how industry leaders overcame challenges in these areas and how they see the state of the industry moving forward.

2020 headliners include


SportsPro OTT Awards


Despite the challenges of 2020, it was a year that has pushed the industry forward and delivered amazing innovations.

Guests from across the sports broadcast ecosystem were brought together for a virtual ceremony to celebrate the pioneers in the industry. Honouring the most exceptional and creative uses of technology and new thinking across 14 categories.

Congratulations to all the winners and a huge thank you to all the excellent submissions we received this year. With a record-breaking amount of entries, the judges did a brilliant job in awarding the winners of each category.

Attendees included


Key Themes


Strategy

Evaluating commercial and marketing approaches for driving revenue in the current OTT landscape.

Content

Understanding viewing habits and providing entertainment relevant for when and where fans are consuming sports.

Technology

Enabling continued enjoyment of sports content amidst new challenges and empowering the future of broadcast experience.