Satnews Daily
September 4th, 2018

Newtec Industry Sessions Announced for IBC 2018

During the upcoming IBC 2018 event in Amsterdam, Newtec is inviting attendees to their highly informative industry sessions.

The following industry experts will be presenting their subject-mater expertise: BBC, Broadpeak, Dejero, Euroconsult, Eutelsat, ESA, Intelsat, LeoSat, Methera Global, Network Innovations, SES, Newtec and many others.
In addition to Newtec experts, delegates from these companies will discuss some of the hottest topics impacting the whole satellite ecosystem. From advanced IP newsgathering and providing sustainable broadband to satellite on-the-move (SOTM) and satellite's role in 5G, as well as a premium session about New Space, participants should enjoy lively discussions.

All-IP Newsgathering

  • The way live news events are covered has evolved, placing new demands on newsgathering equipment. To cover live news events, crews use mobile solutions to transmit video, voice and other services over a single multiservice communication link. This is possible through the power of IP.
  • Session: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Registration / Coffee: 10:30 a.m.
  • More session info & registration


OTT & Satellite

  • Change is in the air across the world. 5G is set to revolutionize our lives and Over-The-Top (OTT) broadcasting is entering a golden age. Satellite connectivity is at the heart of enabling and enhancing these rapid developments – and the industry had better be ready.
  • Session: 13:00 - 14:30
  • Registration / Refreshments: 12:30
  • More session info & registration



  • 5G will enable new applications and services in the domains of health, transport, entertainment, machine-to-machine communications, and security, to name just a few. Within this future landscape dominated by wireless connectivity, satellite communications will play an essential role.
  • Session: 14:30 - 15:30
  • Registration / Light Lunch: 14:00
  • More info & registration


New Space

  • NewSpace entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs of leading Satcom industry players are looking to push the boundaries of what is possible, reduce prohibitive costs and remove other barriers to space entry. As work to create new markets and profit incentives begins and plans for new constellations emerge, don’t miss Newtec’s premium session at IBC with invited companies and Peter De Selding as moderator.
  • Session: 16:00 - 17:00
  • Registration / Refreshments & Snacks: 15:30
  • More info & registration


All sessions will be presented in Session Room G106 (first floor) at the RAI. The IBC 2018 infosite is located at