Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic consolidates itself as the annual meeting of the sports business on TV and OTT

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic, on its second edition, will aim to give an explanation to the growing interest in the convergence of TV technology and the sports business development in the region. The virtual conference will be held next Tuesday, October 6th and will focus on how new technologies are changing the sports business on TV. The virtual event, which will feature digital panels and stands, is positioned as the annual meeting of the main players in the TV business in the region.

The event is sponsored by Irdeto, Flowics, Insys Video Technologies, Friends MTS and Accedo. Important executive panelists from Directv Sports, Turner, TUDN, Claro Sports, Fox Sports, Fanatiz, Poipes, Concacaf, MLS, TV Azteca, and many others, will participate in the debate.

Some of the confirmed speakers for the event are Carlos Lajud Catalan, Communications Director at Dimayor; Heidi Pellerano, Chief Commercial Officer at Concacaf; Alejandro Mercado, CEO at PX Sports; Matias Rivera, CEO at Fanatiz; Jose Platao Rocha, General Manager Latin America at DirecTV Sports; Luis Santos, VP of Engineering and Operations at Fox Sports Brazil; Andres Nieto Serpa; Director Latin America at Claro Sports; Gonzalo Perez, CEO at Apuesta Total, Rodrigo Carvajal, Executive Director at Teletrak, and others.

Sportv Series will bring together more than 400 executives from sports leagues, clubs, teams, rights owners, pay TV operators, telcos, broadcasters, OTT platforms and the entire media and entertainment industry, to discuss cutting-edge trends and future technological insights that will transform the global sports ecosystem.

Some of the main topics to be debated at the event will focus on how to introduce the esports boom on pay TV; how to negotiate sports broadcasting rights agreements in the context of Covid-19 and fan engagement in the new normality, with no audiences in stadiums.

The conference and virtual exhibition offers a free registration for executives from pay TV  companies with sports channels, FTA TV and sports OTTs in Latin America, with a previous registration.

Sportv Series Latin America is held by Dataxis, a global company specialized in detailed market research, high-quality events and powerful specialized media for the telecommunications and TV sectors in more than 200 countries around the world.