27 FEBRUARY - 1 MARCH - EXCEL LONDON

BVE 2018 Programme

THE STORYTELLERS STAGE

How storytellers, and technology, transform content into impactful experiences

The storytellers stage

THE BUSINESS OF PRODUCTION

Trends and industry developments shaping content production and distribution

The business of production

CRAFT OF CAPTURE

Showcasing innovative cinematography, lighting and audio techniques

Craft of capture

TECHFLOW FUTURES

The future of technology in workflow

Techflow futures

POST IN PRACTICE

A practical look at the newest techniques in post production

Post in Practice

CONNECTED MEDIA

Exploring technologies that connect content to audiences anywhere, in  anyway

Connected delivery

BVE 2018 Programme

 

This year's BVE seminar programme has been created with you in mind.

Featuring 200+ speakers and  100+ sessions across 3 days, BVE will provide insight into  all aspects of the content production process. From creativity and ideation, and the business behind making productions work,  to acquiring the content, putting it through the production workflow, editing in post-production and  then delivering anywhere on any device at any time.

In 2018 BVE will present 6 free to attend theatres dedicated to delivering insight from the industries top professionals and showing you how they worked on some of the world’s most recognisable projects.

 

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The Storytellers Stage
  1. The Storytellers Stage
    Chairs opening remarks
  2. The Storytellers Stage
    Handing our content to the audience
  3. The Storytellers Stage
    How is technology impacting the creative industries?
  4. The Storytellers Stage
    Imagine a world where broadcasters can make content that’s perfect for each individual.
  5. The Storytellers Stage
    Bringing motion capture technologies to live audiences
  6. The Storytellers Stage
    Independent film makers give away their production secrets
  7. The Storytellers Stage
    The best of branded content
  8. The Storytellers Stage
    Experimenting with immersive technologies and live production techniques to bring history and objects to life
The Business Of Production
  1. The Business Of Production
  2. The Business Of Production
    Is UGC the key to building credibility, trust and engagement with audiences across platforms in this ‘post-truth’ era?
  3. The Business Of Production
    After the transformative success of ‘fixed rig’ what’s coming next in the factual space?
  4. The Business Of Production
    Big players across broadcast and OTT are betting on the e-sports boom; can they win over the huge gaming audience?
  5. The Business Of Production
    Explore the risks and options to monetise your content globally; for broadcast, SVoD, and online platforms.
  6. The Business Of Production
    What are the new challenges and opportunities for UK production companies on the international market?
  7. The Business Of Production
    What options are available for funding, monetising and distributing immersive projects?
  8. The Business Of Production
    Lack of diversity has made headlines this year; how can we improve access and visibility in the creative industries?
Craft of Capture Theatre
  1. Craft of Capture Theatre
  2. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Learn how volumetric data capture moves VR experiences beyond 360 video
  3. Craft of Capture Theatre
  4. Craft of Capture Theatre
    This masterclass with a live model on stage will show you how to create compelling images quickly and efficiently.
  5. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Eben Bolter on how he lit 'The Woman in White' combining LED panels with ambient and gas lighting
  6. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Learn how the latest digital lighting tools will transform your work
  7. Craft of Capture Theatre
    4k, 8K, 360 cameras, drones…what will really benefit you in today’s crowded marketplace?
  8. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Learn from VR film director Jannicke Mikkelsen how she overcame challenges of the medium to create 'VR The Champions'
Techflow Futures
  1. Techflow Futures
    Exploring strategic decisions behind optimising new technologies, new ways of working and future proofing investment.
  2. Techflow Futures

    In this session you will learn how the business is leveraging the Cloud to scale their operations and expand their global reach.

  3. Techflow Futures
    Join the discussion, how are virtualised and flexible workflows enabling optimised business models and a new landscape.
  4. Techflow Futures
    Find out how TMG uses hybrid cloud technology to manage complex media workflows 
  5. Techflow Futures
    Is AI the next frontier for broadcasters to conquer? How do we integrate cognitive technology in sports broadcasting?
  6. Techflow Futures
    Cloud Wars. Join the storage debate, public, private or a hybrid approach.
  7. Techflow Futures
    Explore how international distributors are turning to technology to streamline their content localisation supply chain.
Post in Practice
  1. Post in Practice
    This session will explore some of the basics of spatial audio mixing for headphones, as applicable t ...
  2. Post in Practice
    With period Dramas like Victoria and The Crown proving increasingly popular, this session will demon ...
  3. Post in Practice
CME Theatre
  1. CME Theatre
    How media's industry leaders are powering their video capabilities.
  2. CME Theatre
    OTT shouldn't just be an alternative to broadcast and cable - it needs to be an improvement
  3. CME Theatre
  4. CME Theatre
    Video codecs today and the options for streaming providers wanting to reach all devices with a new set of codecs
  5. CME Theatre
  6. CME Theatre
    It’s no longer acceptable to have six or 12 hour waits before on-demand versions of a programme are available - consumers want it now!
The Storytellers Stage
  1. The Storytellers Stage
    Chairs opening remarks
  2. The Storytellers Stage
    Hear from one of the industry's visionary directors as she talks through how she makes her projects happen
  3. The Storytellers Stage

    From a fish with its own kitchen to the horror of a Bobbit worm – Blue Planet II was the landmark documentary of 2017, and a masterclass in documentary storytelling.

  4. The Storytellers Stage
    Bringing old stories to life in new ways
  5. The Storytellers Stage
    How technology impacts creative decisions for the better
  6. The Storytellers Stage
    The story behind the story
  7. The Storytellers Stage
    Bringing VFX into mainstream content
  8. The Storytellers Stage
The Business Of Production
  1. The Business Of Production
  2. The Business Of Production
    The DPP tell you what tech trends are going to matter - and what isn't - in 2018.
  3. The Business Of Production
    How has the recent crop of epic, and more esoteric, dramas from the US players impacted the UK commissioning landcape?
  4. The Business Of Production
    This session explores the evolving role of algorithms, AI and machine learning in the content production landscape.
  5. The Business Of Production
    Join us as we explore the possibilities for personalised content, and how it relates to the AR and mixed reality boom.
  6. The Business Of Production
    We take a look at the finance options to make sure the next ‘Kings Speech’ or ‘I, Daniel Blake’ gets made.
  7. The Business Of Production
    Explore the role of 'super fans', and interactive veiwing experiences, in bringing audiecnes back to linear viewing
  8. The Business Of Production
    This session will help you navigate metrics and data; from catch up and streaming to shares and mentions.
  9. The Business Of Production
Craft of Capture Theatre
  1. Craft of Capture Theatre
  2. Craft of Capture Theatre
    As 4k becomes the norm, with 8 or 16k looming in the future, we take a look at the reality behind ever increasing 'Ks'.
  3. Craft of Capture Theatre
    In this session hear tips from talented cameramen on how they achieve a high end look on location and in budget
  4. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Join us to discuss the impact of social media platforms on the craft of cinematography
  5. Craft of Capture Theatre
    From TV to film, this IPS session will explore the right requirements for the right sound.
  6. Craft of Capture Theatre
    This masterclass with a live model on stage will show you how to create compelling images quickly and efficiently.
  7. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Combining experimental lighting, camera technology and time to create stunning practical effects for storytellers.
  8. Craft of Capture Theatre
    What could possibly happen when a live audience is watching?
Techflow Futures
  1. Techflow Futures
    Join technology leaders to discuss how they are delivering innovative solutions and accelerating change within media.
  2. Techflow Futures
    Integrate media intelligence into your workflow with ML and the ReCAP Project
  3. Techflow Futures
    We discuss how workflow must evolve to support the demands of UHD content.
  4. Techflow Futures
    Learn how media companies can utilise Google Cloud infrastructure, analytics and machine learning across content creation and distribution workflows.
  5. Techflow Futures
    Cyber-attacks are an increasing threat! Join the discussion around innovative security measures and incident response.
  6. Techflow Futures
    Why move production to the cloud? Explore new ways of working and opportunities with the adoption of cloud technologies.
  7. Techflow Futures
    Join the discussion around the future of immersive sound, exploring ambisonic sound for VR, and surround sound technologies
Post in Practice
  1. Post in Practice
    With the demand for higher quality content, next generation audio is matching the emergence of 4k UH ...
  2. Post in Practice
    Scene dissection: Analysing the tools and techniques used. Exploring new tools for VR and 360 immers ...
  3. Post in Practice
    In this session, game developer Ninja Theory reveals how a new generation of mocap technology and Un ...
  4. Post in Practice
    This IPS session will demo the current techniques and explore the pitfalls for the unwary.
CME Theatre
  1. CME Theatre
    How media's industry leaders are powering their video capabilities.
  2. CME Theatre
    Harnessing the cloud for VFX
  3. CME Theatre
    How data-driven AI and machine learning  provide real insight.
  4. CME Theatre
    Content availability, properly formatted - it’s the new mantra
  5. CME Theatre
    The importance of protecting your assets
  6. CME Theatre

    What does it take to stay relevant?

  7. CME Theatre
    With apps becoming more sophisticated, how do you up your testing game?
The Business Of Production
  1. The Business Of Production
  2. The Business Of Production
    Can VoD and Cinema continue to coexist?  Which is the better option to maximise your returns?
  3. The Business Of Production
    Why are the big social media companies spending so much on original scripted content, and what are they looking for?
  4. The Business Of Production
    Hear our panel of experts share how they overcame obstacles along the path to their own successful production companies.
  5. The Business Of Production
    This session unpacks the issue of content discovery; helping you devise the right strategy to get your content seen.
  6. The Business Of Production
    Why are there an emerging skills gaps across the screen industries, and how can we turn it around?
Craft of Capture Theatre
  1. Craft of Capture Theatre
  2. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Learn top tips and tricks to help you get the best results from your aerial work.
  3. Craft of Capture Theatre
    NFTS cinematography alumni discuss the creative decision making processes behind their latest film projects.
  4. Craft of Capture Theatre
    Learn from an expert cinematographer how choosing the right lens can help you achieve a cinematic look.
  5. Craft of Capture Theatre
    This masterclass with a live model on stage will show you how to create compelling images quickly and efficiently.
  6. Craft of Capture Theatre
    This session offers expert tips and tricks for multiskilled self-shooters to ensure audio isn’t an afterthought.   
Techflow Futures
  1. Techflow Futures
    Join the discussion. With fast paced advancements in technology, how do you ensure you are backing the right technology investment?
  2. Techflow Futures
    Discussion around microservices, how to integrate into your architecture and gain that flexible and competitive edge.
  3. Techflow Futures
    This panel will discuss the opportunities of the new mastering format for TV and online content.
  4. Techflow Futures
    Discussion around microservices, how to integrate into your architecture and gain that flexible and competitive edge.
  5. Techflow Futures
    AI is poised to transform the media industry, we explore the impact AI & ML will have on productivity and business growth
Post in Practice
  1. Post in Practice
    With the demand for higher quality content, next generation audio is matching the emergence of 4k UH ...
  2. Post in Practice
    User generated content is continuing to impact the way that live content is made. This creative chal ...
  3. Post in Practice
    User generated content is continuing to impact the way that live content is made. This creative chal ...
CME Theatre
  1. CME Theatre
    How media's industry leaders are powering their video capabilities.
  2. CME Theatre
    Making data meaningful
  3. CME Theatre
    How can niche broadcasters compete with Netflix and Amazon for market share?
  4. CME Theatre
    Learn how Smart technology and AI increase engagement and keep viewers coming back for more!
  5. CME Theatre
    Magine Pro will present the challenges and opportunities of launching a successful video streaming s ...

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