From the world’s most expensive vehicle, to an all-electric hypercar, the 89th Geneva International Motor Show delivered its normal spectacle. Our teams were at the Palexpo to bring the biggest stories, from the biggest brands, to audiences around the world.
202 years. According to this year’s World Economic Forum, that’s the length of time before pay for women will be the same as men around the world. It’s one of the startling figures revealed in a series of videos we’ve produced for PwC, to mark International Women’s Day.
DMA Media’s CEO Rob Beynon has been supporting the creation of a new journalism award – to commemorate the life and work of a young woman reporter for the Rudaw TV Network, Shifa Gardi.
There wasn’t a car in sight at the first ever MOVE event. Mobility pioneers from around the world came together at ExCeL London, with the common belief that the classic automobile will soon be a thing of the past. The room was full of mobility solutions, scooters and e-bikes - which most experts expect to replace cars and vans in the ‘last mile’ stretch of the delivery process.
DMA Media has bought one of the continent’s leading news facilities companies - Brussels-based Headline NFP. It means that DMA Media and our TheNewsMarket team now has a presence and facilities in the heart of Europe, significantly expanding our capability and the services we can offer to our broadcast, corporate and online clients.
DMA Media had a triumphant night at the first ever British Photography Awards ceremony (BPA). We didn’t enter a single award, but we achieved something far more important for us – lots of great media coverage for our partner’s event. The British Photography Awards were launched on Monday 28th with a show-biz style ceremony at London’s Savoy Hotel.
On Monday, the eyes of the world were on the small Swiss city of Davos for one of the most eagerly anticipated, flagship events of the World Economic Forum schedule. Professional Services powerhouse PwC released its annual Global CEO Survey, with TheNewsMarket team by its side as production partner for the sixth consecutive year.
The trends at this year's LA Auto Show included increased screen size, innovative camera uses, digital mobility options, electrification and… a dog kissing booth, writes California-based auto journalist Lynn Walford. She's been reporting for Auto Futures on the hot topics such as cyber-security and luxurious autonomous cars.
DMA Media has collaborated with Practical Photography - the UK’s biggest monthly photo magazine - to launch Photography Now. It's a dedicated video-on-demand for photography enthusiasts. The new channel offers a unique mix of hands-on lessons, projects, gear reviews, exclusive interviews and competitions.
Some people may fear AI. But It seems that the big brands are not running scared of the technological developments. In fact it's already has a number of successful accomplishments - such as an interactive campaign to promote the Toyota Prius Prime. But it's now taking to the skies. Germany's Lufthansa has become the first airline to launch an AI-powered campaign.
Expert-in-Residence Frank Radice is on location in Savannah and gives us his take. Getting off the plane in Savannah you’re immediately greeted with a sign welcoming you to the home of one of the best film festivals in America! For 21 years, and for 2 weeks a year, the best features, shorts, docs, and student films, are screened, and the pro’s talk about the biz.
7,000 visitors, more than 400 speakers, all the CEOs of the national German TV channels, Chancellor Angela Merkel and our very own Frank Horlbeck. They were all attendees at Medientage in Munich. Now in its 32nd year, it's developed into one of the leading media industry events in Europe. Subjects under discussion included AI, diversity in the workplace, censorship and fake news.
TheNewsMarket - part of DMA Media - has been nominated for The Drum's Content Awards for its role as campaign partner in the launch of PwC's Annual Global CEO Survey at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. TNM - in partnership with PwC - reimagined the launch of the 21st Annual Global CEO Survey in January 2018, including a number of new innovations.
Concept cars, robo-taxis, a sporting superstar and a beauty queen - they were all at this year's Paris Motor Show. An editorial team from DMA Media's new digital channel, Auto Futures, was also in attendance interviewing the great, the good plus the new kids on the block. www.autofutures.tv is now live and absolutely packed with great content on the future of mobility. Please check it out...
A new report on news consumption from the UK’s communications regulator OFCOM makes for interesting reading. The good news for broadcasters is that television is still the most popular platform for news for UK adults (79%). The internet follows in second place with radio and newspapers lagging behind. However, the internet is the most popular platform among 16-24 years olds...
The jury of the Worldmediafestival has awarded TheNewsMarket, the international platform for TV and online journalists, with a Gold Award 2018 for the development of Lufthansa's online newsroom. In its newsroom, Lufthansa provides new stories and multimedia content that can be accessed and downloaded in the highest quality by journalists and influencers worldwide.
More than 500 chief editors, managing editors and media experts met in the Austrian capital Vienna at the European Newspaper Congress. But it was not just newspaper editors in attendance. Rob Beynon, CEO of DMA Media Group, parent company of TheNewsMarket, the global online platform for journalists, admitted that he has spent all of his career in broadcast and video production.
When you set out on the path to commission a video, you will face a number of questions from the get-go such as how much will it cost to produce and how long will it take to make. But the first big one to answer is: what format should you choose that will best engage your audience. This often comes down to a straight choice between ‘live action’ production or animation.