Digital Broadcasting Africa Forum 2016

This year’s event will attract a carefully targeted audience of high level decision makers representing public sector and the private sector. Dedicated marketing supported by various channels presents strong exposure for sponsors.

Sponsorship Packages

Host

The Nigerian Communications Commission is the independent National Regulatory Authority for the telecommunications industry in Nigeria. The Commission is responsible for creating an enabling environment for competition among operators in the industry as well as ensuring the provision of qualitative and efficient telecommunications services throughout the country.

For more information, please visit www.ncc.gov.ng/

Host

The National Broadcasting Commission is a parastatal of the Federal Government of Nigeria, empowered to regulate the broadcasting industry by Act no. 38 of 1992 as amended by Act no. 55 of 1999. The Federal Government of Nigeria, in line with the recommendations of the Committee on National Mass Communications Policy, promulgated the enabling decree on August 24, 1992, This decree and its amendment have been adopted as Acts of the National Assembly numbers 38 and Heading 455 in line with our present democratic status.

For more information, please visit www.nbc.gov.ng

Platinum Sponsor

With over 57 million subscribers and more than $16 billion invested so far in the economy, MTN is the largest provider of mobile network access and ICT solutions in Nigeria, connecting whole communities with each other and with the rest of the world.

Since our entry into the market in 2001, our leadership position in the area of network coverage, expansion and state of the art infrastructure remains constant.
Today, MTN provides network coverage to over 3,775 cities, towns and villages nationwide, offering innovative products/services that revolutionize the way Nigerians live, work and play.

Through our Foundation, MTN has also invested N18 billion in carrying out Corporate Social Responsibility projects in 550 locations in all 36 states of Nigeria and the FCT.

As we progress with our efforts, MTN embraces a win-win ideology that stimulates economic development, a vibrant and stable society.

For more information, please visit www.mtnonline.com

Gold Sponsor

Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe and is recognized as the global number one in revenue security for connected video devices. The award-winning and independently audited Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) family of solutions enable next-generation video service providers to cost-effectively extend their networks and enable new business models. The company has continued its technical innovation by offering the world’s only globally interconnected revenue security platform, Verspective™ Intelligence Center, for automated system optimization and data collection/analytics.

For more information, please visit www.verimatrix.com/

Silver Sponsor

MultiChoice is Nigeria’s pioneer pay TV service provider. Having launched the first digital satellite broadcasting service in 1993, the company offers premium entertainment services consisting general entertainment, news, information, sports and education channels through DStv and GOtv. MultiChoice has made significant investments towards the growth of the Nigerian economy to the tune of N1.5 trillion (nearly $796.8 million) through investment in the production and procurement of television content technology, people development and corporate social responsibility.

Bronze Sponsor

Inview offers a wide range of broadcast and IP software & services for the pay TV and analogue switch off markets.

Exhibitor

Nigerian Communication Satellite Limited is a company under the Federal Ministry information Communications technology of whose mission is to be the leading communication satellite operator and service provider in Africa

Supporting Partner

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster. It is headquartered at Broadcasting House in London, and is the world’s oldest national broadcasting organisation[3] and the largest broadcaster in the world.

For more information, please visit www.bbc.co.uk

Supporting Partner

France 24 is an international news and current affairs television channel based in Paris. Its stated mission is to “cover international current events from a French perspective throughout the world”

For more information, please visit www.france24.com/

Supporting Partner

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) is both an industry standard and promotional initiative for hybrid digital TV to harmonise the broadcast, IPTV, and broadband delivery of entertainment to the end consumer through connected TVs (smart TVs) and set-top boxes. The HbbTV consortium, regrouping digital broadcasting and Internet industry companies, is establishing a standard for the delivery of broadcast TV and broadband TV to the home, through a single user interface, creating an open platform as an alternative to proprietary technologies.

For more information, please visit www.hbbtv.org

Media Partner

Ultima limited (ULTIMA) was setup in 1986 to be a media communications organization with a vision to pioneer and create qualitative entertainment products and solutions and develop and distribute quality television content for both the local and global market.

Further Information:

For more information about sponsorship opportunities contact:
Robert Hayman, Manager, International Events
44 (0) 208 600 3810
44 (0) 208 600 3819