Globecast Australia wins G20 contract

02 November, 2014 by Press Release

G20 host broadcaster Global Television working directly to the G20 Taskforce has appointed Globecast Australia as the satellite services provider for the G20 in Brisbane.

Globecast Australia will provide a range of services including five satellite uplink units in various locations, as well as international fibre and satellite connectivity across the northern and southern hemisphere.

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All bookings are to be directed to the Host Broadcaster, via its website:

http://www.g20.org/media/g20_rate_card
Or you can email the host broadcaster directly:
hostbroadcaster@globaltv.com.au

The G20 summit will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on 15 and 16 November 2014, which will also contain an International Media Centre (IMC) for accredited media.

As Host Broadcaster, Global Television is providing live multi-camera coverage of key elements of the G20 summit including arrivals, speeches and news conferences. Such events and pool footage will be available live at IMC and also live at GLOBECAST AUSTRALIA’s Sydney broadcast centre for onward rate card distribution according to bookings made directly with the host broadcaster:
http://www.g20.org/media/g20_rate_card
Or you can email the host broadcaster directly:
hostbroadcaster@globaltv.com.au

Global TV CEO Keith Andrews said: “Our company’s reputation as a Host, including most recently at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, has enabled the team to plan a significant logistical roll out to ensure global coverage of this important, political event.”

Globecast Australia Simon Farnsworth said: “We are honoured to be involved in such a flagship Australian hosted international event. Global Television and Globecast Australia have worked successfully together on various major events including CHOGM in Perth. That experience, coupled with our relationships with domestic and international broadcasters, will further enhance our teams’ collective capabilities at the Brisbane G20 summit”.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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