RTS opens Young Technologist competition

The UK’s Royal Television Society (RTS) has opened entries for its Young Technologist Award 2014. The award is open to early career engineers in the broadcast or related industries and judges will look for applicants who can demonstrate how the award would enhance their understanding of technology’s role in television and its allied fields, and […]

RTS names star-studded line-up for Cambridge event

The Royal Television Society (RTS) has unveiled the lien up of speakers for the RTS Cambridge Convention from September 11-13, to be chaired by Channel 4 chief executive David Abraham. Keynote speakers at this year’s event will include Liberty Global president and CEO Mike Fries, secretary of state for culture Maria Miller and her opposition […]

Young technologist award winners named

With IBC looming, the UK’s Royal Television Society (RTS) and the International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers (IABM) have separately named the winners of their respective awards for young technologists, prizes for which include financial support for attending the show.  Arqiva business manager Daniel Cherowbrier has been named winner of the RTS Young Technologist Award for […]

RTS opens entries for Young Technologist competition

The UK Royal Television Society (RTS) has opened entries for its Young Technologist Award 2013. The aim of the award is to advance education in the science, practice, technology and art of television and its allied fields and the winner will receive a trip to The IBC Conference in Amsterdam in September, according to the […]

Theresa Wise named RTS chief

The Royal Television Society has appointed ex-Disney exec Theresa Wise as its new chief executive. She replaces Simon Albury, who is retiring as boss of the Society, which is leading UK-based forum for television and related media. Wise has been consulting since leaving Disney, where she was senior VP, corporate strategy for Europe, the Middle […]