Asia Video Pulse – December 2022 Edition

Welcome to the final issue of the Asia Video Pulse Newsletter for 2022. Please do take some time to read about the latest activities and events we have been conducting on your behalf, it has been a very busy period for AVIA! And please note our event dates and locations for 2023 as we make a full return to in-person events across Asia.

Thank you for all of your support in 2022 and we look forward to working with and seeing more of you in the coming year.  In the meantime, we would like to wish everyone Happy Holidays and a very Happy New Year!

Policy

We speak on behalf of professional video and those who help consumers access it

Piracy

We provide full-time anti-piracy enforcement activities

Insight

We publish reports and produce events on issues and for markets that are key to the industry

Announcements

The Korea in View 2022 Full Report is now ready. In the Report, we will cover South Korea’s Socioeconomic and Political Environment, including a full over...

... Click for more

Latest News

ONE CHANNEL EXPANDS KOREAN CONTENT OFFERING THROUGH KC GLOBAL MEDIA AND MBC PARTNERSHIP
KC Global Media, Asia’s leading entertainment network and multi-channel operator announced its content partnership with Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC), South Korea’s leading national broadcasting network, onboarding more premium drama and variety shows on ONE.
01/02/2023
beIN SPORTS TO EXCLUSIVELY BROADCAST FORMULA ONE IN 10 TERRITORIES IN ASIA
beIN SPORTS has secured exclusive rights to the Formula 1 World Championships in ten territories across Asia. The new media rights agreement begins in 2023 and runs until the conclusion of the 2025 championship which will include rights to all Grand Prix’s, Sprint Races, Qualifying and Practice sessions.
26/01/2023
BRIGHTCOVE AND MAGNITE ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP TO BOOST AD MONETIZATION FOR CTV AND ONLINE VIDEO (OLV) PUBLISHERS
Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), the most trusted streaming technology company in the world, today announced it has entered into a strategic relationship with Magnite (NASDAQ: MGNI), the world's largest independent sell-side advertising platform. Magnite will power advertising for any Brightcove customer, growing fill and delivery to increase customer revenue. Brightcove will also integrate the SpringServe ad server to provide publishers with greater control, insight, and transparency into available ad supply.
11/01/2023
IWEDIA AND SIMPLY.TV PARTNERING TO INCREASE ENGAGEMENT ON LIVE TV
iWedia S.A, part of the ZEGi group and world-class provider of software solutions for connected TV devices, and Simply.TV, a world-class TV metadata provider, today announced a partnership to deliver enhanced user experiences for global broadcast TV. The new joint solution increases engagement time on Live TV and offers multiple options for OEMs to enable new revenue streams including ads placement.
06/01/2023
WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY ANNOUNCES WESTERN PACIFIC LEADERSHIP ROLES
Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) today announced two key leadership roles in its Western Pacific business, reporting to James Gibbons, President & Managing Director, Western Pacific, WBD, and effective immediately.
24/11/2022
A FOCUS ON CONTENT AND THE CONSUMER IS THE KEY DRIVER FOR GROWTH AND SUSTAINABILITY IN ASIA
The annual marquee event of the Asian video industry, the Asia Video Summit, returned in full swing, hosting over 300 delegates in person and online as a hybrid conference, amidst a time of immense innovation and disruption in the video industry.
07/11/2022
ASIA VIDEO SUMMIT RETURNS IN 2022 WITH A FOCUS ON A FUTURE OF GROWTH AND SUSTAINABILITY IN ASIA
The annual marquee event of the Asian video industry, the Asia Video Summit, will return as a full hybrid event this year on 1 – 2 November 2022, with physical events in both Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as a live stream of all sessions to be made available on its interactive event platform.
25/10/2022
MEASAT COO YAU CHYONG LIM NAMED SATELLITE EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR BY THE ASIA PACIFIC SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL
Yau Chyong Lim, Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) of MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”), was recognised by the Asia Pacific Satellite Communications Council (“APSCC”), with the 2022 Satellite Executive of the Year in the Asia Pacific award at the 2022 APSCC Awards Ceremony in Seoul, South Korea yesterday. The award recognises outstanding leadership achievements by an industry executive and lasting impact from those achievements in the satellite and space industry.
19/10/2022
INDONESIA MARKET POISED FOR BIG GROWTH IN STREAMING
For the first time in three years the Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) returned to Jakarta to host Indonesia in View 2022, an event that welcomed some of the industry’s biggest players for a day of discussions dissecting the opportunities for growth in this expansive market.
11/10/2022
PHILIPPINE INDUSTRY BODY LAUNCHED FOR STRONGER CONTENT PROTECTION AND ANTI-PIRACY EFFORTS
Today, leading Philippine industry players including, Globe, GMA Network, Inc., Cignal TV, Inc, KROMA Entertainment and Smart Communications, Inc, joined hands with the Asia Video Industry Association’s (AVIA) Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) to announce the formation of the Video Coalition of the Philippines (VCP).
29/09/2022