Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
15/02/2012

NATPE 2012 Posts Year-Over-Year Gains In Key Categories

NATPE, the premier video content marketplace, drew greater numbers in key categories during the 2012 market and conference at Miami's Fontainebleau Resort January 23 to 25, NATPE President and CEO Rick Feldman announced.
"These figures confirm NATPE’s expanding reach and significance, and the strength of the global content marketplace overall," said Feldman. "We are gratified to see this terrific response from the content community, and proud to create an environment that both serves and drives this business. We're also grateful for the feedback from attendees that help us to make NATPE better and better."
NATPE 2012 experienced year-over-year gains in the key attendee categories. Final numbers show that a total of 5,122 top media executives from 70 countries attended. The number of both exhibitors and buyers grew as well: 293 global exhibiting companies were represented, and 823 content buyers and acquisition executives were on hand as well. The conference program included 262 influential speakers in 67 sessions, special events and networking opportunities.
In addition, NATPE 2012's conference sessions drew incredible live streaming numbers. Over three days, online viewers watched the panels via 1,029,697 streams, representing a phenomenal 111-percent increase over 2011. Once again, sessions focusing on digital content proved to be the most popular, including From Concept to Revenue: Building a Business Through Digital Media, viewed via 95,912 streams; Jump In! Augmented Reality and Storytelling, which received 77,023 streams; Big Screen Little Screen: What’s to Come in 2012, which brought in viewers over 66,842 streams; Information Reformation: The New Frontier of Local News, which took 56,002 streams, and YouTube Royalty, which claimed 48,050 streams.
NATPE||Content First is a global, nonprofit organization committed to serving as a catalyst for the content revolution, operating and managing the only U.S.-based global content marketplace. NATPE is the destination where creativity meets connectivity and commerce. Held at the Fontainebleau Resort in Miami Beach, NATPE provides a first look at fresh content and gives industry leaders a jump-start on monetizing projects. NATPE 2012 thanks the Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority (MBVCA) for its support. NATPE||Miami 2013 will be held January 28-30 at the Fontainebleau Resort. After 15 years of operating independently, DISCOP East was acquired by NATPE as part of a continued strategy for expansion within the international arena. The market has now become NATPE||BUDAPEST and will take place June 26-28, 2012.
(CD/GK)
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

28/07/2017
VITEC's Multi-Site Streaming Solution Brings Together the Communities
VITEC has announced that Cornerstone Christian Fellowship in Chandler, Arizona, installed VITEC's House of Worship Multi-Site Streaming Solution at it
25/07/2017
VITEC To Showcase Field-Proven Video Streaming Solutions
VITEC has announced that it will demonstrate its broad range of point-to-point streaming and full motion video (FMV) solutions engineered for mission-
28/01/2020
Magewell Launches Live Streaming Decoder
Magewell has launched a versatile new conversion product that seamlessly brings together the worlds of IP-based streaming and baseband AV presentation
03/01/2018
Production News : BBC NI Announce New Head Of Content Production
BBC Northern Ireland has announced that Eddie Doyle has been appointed Head of Content Production. The appointment will see Eddie play an integral rol
02/10/2017
NFTS Opens 4K Digital Content Training Studio & Hub
The National Film and Television School (NFTS) officially opens the Sony Gallery, which is located in its ground-breaking 4K Digital Content Training
29/08/2017
Tektronix Helps Content Creators Solve Critical Challenges
New technologies such as 4K, Wide Color Gamut (WCG) and High Dynamic Range (HDR) allow video content creators to create stunning images and content fo
17/08/2017
GMIT Launch Enhanced RelayCaster For Live Content Contribution
GMIT will showcase its newly acquired RelayCaster and CodecCaster products for the first time at IBC2017 since acquiring the technology of Motama GmbH
05/04/2017
Spot & Spin To Launch Pay-As-You-Go Content Management Services At NAB
Spot & Spin is to launch its range of pay-as-you-go content management services at the the 2017 NAB Show in Las Vegas. "Spot & Spin gives film and tel
11/06/2019
Blackmagic Design Delivers Live Streaming Content For PZPN
Blackmagic Design has announced that a multicam outside broadcast workflow, featuring URSA Broadcast and ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K, is deliverin
28/07/2009
NATPE Appoints Gary Mitchell In Europe
Television distribution specialist Gary Mitchell has been appointed as NATPE's European Business Development Executive based in the UK. Rick Feldman,
06/07/2017
Object Matrix To Demonstrate Digital Content Governance Solutions
Object Matrix will be demonstrating its Digital Content Governance solutions at the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) in Sydn
24/07/2017
Flexible Archiving With Cubix
Ortana Media Group offers a wide range of products for use in broadcast content ingest, archiving, processing and distribution. These are available fo
17/01/2018
Really Creative Media Deliver Live Content For Steps' Tour
For Steps' 'Party On The Dancefloor' UK arena tour in 2017, Really Creative Media was tasked with designing the stage content of the show – a celebrat
15/01/2018
Pebble Beach Chosen By Discovery For Playout And Content Management
Discovery Networks has selected Pebble Beach's Marina system to manage playout and content management across the network's MENA channels. Implemented
10/03/2020
Veritone Expands Content Classification Capabilities
Veritone has announced the expansion of its content classification capabilities to support IAB Tech Lab Content Taxonomy-compliant metadata output via