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International telecommunications conference Telco Trends to be held in Jurmala

BC, Riga, 20.07.2017.Print version
International Telecommunications Conference and Exhibition TelcoTrends 2017, the largest one in the Baltic States, will be held on August 14-18 in Latvia's resort town Jurmala, organizers of the conference reported LETA.

About 400 experts from 37 countries, including telecommunication operators, representatives of TV channels and regulating authorities of the European Union, TV- and cinema producers, are going to meet at the coast of the Baltic Sea to exchange their experiences.

Key topics of the forum:


- Single digital market of the European Union;


- Broadcast organisations’ forum. Challenges in production of local content and complexity of global market launch;


- Analysis of dynamics in the international market of TV and OTT services;


- Development of modern payment technologies;

- What does virtual reality mean for TV?;


- Technical television and multimedia solutions from the world's leading producers;


- Property rights protection. Effective tools and methods to fight piracy


- A new technical product exhibition and Content Marketplace

During its seven years of existence, the Telco Trends conference has earned a reputation as one of the best European industry-based forums that serves as a bridge between the West and the East, uniting entrepreneurs from the European Union and the CIS countries. Thus, it comes as no surprise that the event has been supported by such authoritative industry media as ComNews, Cableman, and MediaSat; in addition, SES and First Channel: World Wide Web have become its general partners.

There are no borders for telecommunications, and participants of the global ICT market have many issues to discuss. Influential officials participating in establishing EU telecommunication policy will inform about implementation of the programme Digital Europe and new regulatory acts. Representatives of industry associations from the Baltic states, Poland, France, Germany, and the Czech Republic will tell how market changes influence their business.

Dmitri Kolesov,
director of TV and content department at J'son & Partners Consulting, will analyse the efficiency of Pay TV operators’ activities in terms of ARPU increase. Viktor Dostov, president of the association Electronic Money, will tell about new payment technologies and lifehacks that are useful for telecommunication companies.

Telco Trends also focuses on the hottest topic of the year which was a hit at MIPTV in Cannes: Sönke Kirchhoff, the globally renowned expert from Germany, will answer the question “what does virtual and added reality mean for television?” and what TV channels and content producers should be ready for. She was a speaker in such prominent events as IBC Amsterdam 2014, NAB Las Vegas 2017, 3D Creative Summit London, Beyond Karlsruhe, 3D Stereo Media, Cannes VR Workshop 2017. Now you will have the opportunity to meet him in Jūrmala — at Telco Trends 2017.

The exhibition of technical and technological novelties, as well as the content fair CONTENT MARKETPLACE are going to be held during the conference.

The global leaders in providing technical solutions for Pay TV will demonstrate their know-how.   For TV channels and video libraries, top-notch films, series and cartoons are going to be presented. Pay TV operators will learn about the best offers in regard to channels and video services.

The European premiere of the new revolutionary project Wild TV which will be launched in autumn 2017 will be held at Telco Trends. The spectators will get three excellent HD channels dedicated to hunting, fishing, and active recreation outdoors: Wild, Wild Hunting HD and Wild Fishing HD.

Location: SemaraH Hotel Lielupe

Telco Trends working languages: Russian, English. Simultaneous interpreting is provided.

You can get detailed information and register in the official site of TELCO TRENDS

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