The Communication and Information Sector of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) is the proud partner of Broadcast Academy. They have been working together on key topics of sports broadcasting, like gender equality. They have planned to bring new courses to help shape the future of sports broadcasting.

UNESCO is the United Nations agency responsible for coordinating international cooperation in education, science, culture and communication. It strengthens the ties between nations and societies, and mobilises the wider public so that everyone has access to quality education, may grow and live in a cultural environment rich in diversity and dialogue, and can enjoy full freedom of expression, the basis of democracy, development and human dignity.

The esteemed National Film and Television School (NFTS), renders certified live direction training programmes in partnership with Broadcast Academy every year.

NFTS is recognised internationally as a model of excellence in specialist higher education and one of the world’s pre-eminent institutions in film and the moving image. The school runs Masters, Diploma and Certificate courses ─ as well as numerous short courses ─ across a range of film, television and games disciplines.

The International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) has collaborated with the Broadcast Academy to further the agenda of bringing diverse talent and experience to the IBC, encouraging women to take on leading roles in sports production and to attract young talent to the broadcast industry. Every year, the Academy send its panel at the IBC and holds live sports direction sessions.

IBC is an annual convention held in Amsterdam, and it is aimed at broadcasters, content creators/providers, equipment manufacturers, professional and technical associations, and other participants in the broadcasting, entertainment and technology industry.

EVS has been a committed partner of the Broadcast Academy and have jointly developed the widely popular Live TV Simulator and the Unified Production Simulator for the live sports production-training programme. The Live TV Simulators replicates an outside live broadcast environment, allowing participants to learn without the constraints of a live broadcast.

EVS is the leader in the design of hardware and software solutions for live and fast-turnaround productions of Sports, News and TV Entertainment programs. Its innovative Live Slow Motion system revolutionised live broadcasting, and its Instant Tapeless Technology is now widely used in non-linear editing and High Definition Television the world over.

The company sells its branded products and integrated tapeless solutions in over 90 countries and is able to provide customer support services in any region. EVS is headquartered in Belgium and has offices in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North America.

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