Speakers

Bart Palmer - Chief Technology Officer, GlobeCast Americas

Bart Palmer has been CTO of GlobeCast Americas since December 2011, in charge of managing, deploying and developing GlobeCast´s technical facilities as well as satellite and terrestrial infrastructure. A broadcast industry veteran of over 30 years, Mr. Palmer has seen and been a part of the changes that have come to industry over that time. Prior to joining GlobeCast he was Senior Vice President of Global Media Engineering at Discovery Communications. Palmer has served in senior management positions at a wide range of organizations, including Liberty Sports, Fox Sports and MediaComm.

About GlobeCast (www.globecast.com)

A subsidiary of France Telecom/Orange, GlobeCast is a leading provider of media management and global content delivery services for broadcasters and content creators. With a secure fiber and satellite network connected to dozens of teleports, technical operations centers, and points-of-presence worldwide, GlobeCast manages and transports millions of hours of video and other rich media each year. An integrator of audiovisual technology and a full service provider, GlobeCast works with all the actors in the audiovisual chain from production companies to broadcasters, retail organizations, cinema chains, and more. The company provides on-site service from major news and sporting events for coverage in SD, HD, or even 3D. Present in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Asia, Africa, and Australia, GlobeCast is also an expert in international television markets, and works with new and established broadcasters to reach and secure distribution with leading pay-TV operators around the world.