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Brightcove’s Mark Blair on the evolution of video

Brightcove’s Mark Blair on the evolution of video

Mark Blair, senior vice president, international at Brightcove, explains how the company has adapted to changes in the digital environment to help clients distribute video content seamlessly across various devices and formats.

27 November 2017 | By Sam Carp

Trial by fire: Simon Green on BT Sport’s Ashes Test cricket debut

Trial by fire: Simon Green on BT Sport’s Ashes Test cricket debut

Australia and England’s men’s cricket teams will resume one of world sport’s oldest rivalries when their five-Test Ashes series begins in Brisbane on 23rd November. Back in the UK, pay-TV channel BT Sport will be showing the series for the first time. Simon Green, the head of BT Sport, explains how the channel aims to make its mark on the historic contest.

17 November 2017 | By George Dudley

Hawk-Eye Live: Sam Green on the future of officiating aids in tennis and beyond

Hawk-Eye Live: Sam Green on the future of officiating aids in tennis and beyond

Among a host of other experiments, November’s inaugural ATP Next Gen Finals saw the successful debut of the Hawk-Eye Live automated line calling system. Hawk-Eye Innovations head of tennis Sam Green discussess the inner workings of the system, its roots in soccer, and the future of refereeing aids.

16 November 2017 | By Eoin Connolly

David Lappartient: the UCI’s new leader of the peloton

David Lappartient: the UCI’s new leader of the peloton

David Lappartient, president of the International Cycling Union (UCI), talks exclusively to SportsPro about his surprising landslide election victory, how he aims to implement his manifesto, the rumoured reduction in road team sizes and how he hopes to continue his predecessor’s battle against doping.

13 November 2017 | By George Dudley

On brand with Major League Soccer’s David Bruce

On brand with Major League Soccer’s David Bruce

David Bruce, vice president of brand at Major League Soccer (MLS), discusses the league’s status in global soccer, how it is developing as a brand and David Beckham’s proposed Miami franchise.

20 October 2017 | By George Dudley

A Brave new world for Lagardère Plus

A Brave new world for Lagardère Plus

After the launch of Lagardère Plus and its subsequent acquisition of creative agency Brave, SportsPro speaks with two of the senior figures involved about the new entity and how it will operate going forward.

20 October 2017 | By Adam Nelson

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