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11 Jul 2018
Top executive Glen Killane joins EBU as Deputy Director Sport 
Glen Killane has been appointed to the new role of Deputy Director of Sport at the EBU.
02 Jul 2018
Summer of Sport 
Italia ‘90. Ireland reached their first and, as it turns out, last ever match in the final stages of the FIFA World Cup competition. While they may have ended up losing to Italy by a single goal, it is still one of those memories that those of us that grew up in Ireland in that era will never forget.
13 Jun 2018
European Championships medals unveiled to mark 50 days to go to 
There are just 50 Days to Go to the inaugural European Championships (2 – 12 August) and to mark this special occasion the medals have been unveiled. These will be presented for the seven sports in Glasgow and Berlin.
12 Jun 2018
European Championships workshop sees broadcasters finalise plans as excitement builds 
As representatives from member broadcasters came together for a final workshop ahead of the inaugural European Championships, the commitment to maximise the potential reach of this exciting event was evident,...
08 Jun 2018
EMS announces a major upgrade of Eurovision Highway for 2018 European Championships 
Following the launch earlier this year, Eurovision Media Services (EMS) is bringing their content distribution platform to the next level, right in time for the 2018 European Championships – a new multisport event taking place 02-12 August.
06 Jun 2018
EBU and FIS extend Ski Flying partnership to 2024 
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the International Ski Federation (FIS) have extended their media rights and services partnership for the FIS Ski Flying World Championships, for two additional editions through to 2024, ensuring extensive free-to-air coverage on EBU Members’ TV and radio channels and digital platforms
31 May 2018
Going it alone: How to launch your own OTT platform 
Eurovision Media Services (EMS), the business arm of the European Broadcasting Union, led a discussion on over-the-top (OTT) platforms at this year's SVG Europe SportTech Conference.
17 May 2018
The art of storytelling will be key in merging traditional broadcast media and esports 
EBU Director of Sport, Stefan Kürten spoke of the potential partnerships between public service media and esports, at this week's THE SPOT conference in Lausanne
09 May 2018
EMS showcases latest remote graphics solution at SportsInnovation 2018 
Eurovision Media Services (EMS) showcased a live demo of their latest remote graphics solution during the 2018 SportsInnovation Conference, Germany.
02 May 2018
EBU Radio Sport Podcast: How do radio broadcasters prepare for big sporting events? 
How do radio broadcasters prepare for big sporting events like the World Cup? What happens when your national team fails to qualify and what is the worst thing that can happen to a presenter that is scared of flying and dogs?