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9th & 10th May 2018 | Olympia, London

TV Connect: helping you to serve your viewers, expand your business and shine in this new era of video distribution.

Shining in an ever-changing market is tough. Experts in bringing the industry together, we get straight to the heart of the issues and help you navigate the changing face of video distribution, content delivery and media technology.

TV Connect Awards Shortlist Announced!

We're delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2018 TV Connect Awards

It’s all about the quality of service and quality of experience…

From OTT strategies, IP technologies, changes in broadcast, content delivery and personalisation and everything in between, we’ve got you covered. Our comprehensive 2 day programme brings you insights from leading visionaries spanning the industry. Looking for specific solutions? Our wide range of exhibitors are also on hand to help you. 

We are here to provide the knowledge and tools you need to beat your competition, however big or small, and take every opportunity to grow. It's the reason thousands of visitors and over 100 exhibitors flock to our event each year. 

Download our comprehensive guide to what’s on at this year’s event and why you have to be there!

Celebrating excellence within the industry

The TV Connect Awards recognise excellence and innovation across the disruptive media landscape. Taking place on the evening of 9 May in London, our glamorous presentation ceremony brings the industry together for a night of drinking, networking and entertainment to celebrate the game-changers making their mark.

Shaping the future of video content delivery - an event tailored around you

We've created a committee of industry trailblazers

Featuring representatives from Microsoft, Ericsson, Vewd, EE and more, our first ever LeadersIn Committee is a group of influential figures in video distribution and viewer experience committed to driving the future of this industry.

Even more Tech Tours

Your time is precious. That's why we are delighted to announce that 2018 will feature even more Tech Tours. Each tour will each cover a specific area of interest, taking you straight to those exhibitors offering the technologies you're looking for!

The TV Connect Congress

Aligning itself to the core challenges and opportunities in video distribution, the 2018 Congress will feature the most interactive, international and senior line up, focusing on two main pillars: Quality of Experience and Quality of Service. 

Connected Entertainment Hubs

2018 will give visitors the opportunity to understand the technical aspects of video distribution through our Connected Entertainment Hubs. Free-to-attend and in the heart of the exhibition, the Hubs, focused on QoS and QoE, will give visitors digestible information through, demos, products pitches, presentations and discussions.

Pre Congress Masterclass

In partnership with TV Connect, the IET will be hosting and running several technical workshops focussed on cloud infrastructure, AI and mobile requirements.

We're back at Olympia!

We're moving to the heart of London's broadcasting industry. Olympia is easy to reach for busy TV professionals, and central to all our international visitors.

Helping you create a better experience for a changing audience in 2018

Information to empower you and your business

TV Connect 2018 will bring you face to face with the answers to your burning questions and business-critical challenges. Through our partnership with the IET, our CPD accredited conferences, workshops, live theatres, demos and roundtables will present you with every opportunity to better equip yourself with the information you need to take your business into the future of video.

Introducing the LeadersIn Global Video Committee

TV Connect 2018 has teamed up with the global pioneer in CXO business content – LeadersIn, to bring you the LeadersIn Global Video Committee.

The LeadersIn Global Video Committee is made up of influential figures in video distribution and viewer experience. The Committee will steer the discussion around the video industry, challenging perceptions and fostering new ideas through online and live content. 

Be part of our distribution community all year round

Media + Networks Content Hub

We recognise the importance of keeping your knowledge and contacts as up to date as the industry you work in, that's why we provide you with year-round updates on our content platform

You can also join the TV Connect series community and take part in the discussion.

  • Follow us on twitter @tvconnect #tvconnect
  • Join our Linked In community TVConnect Series
  • Watch the latest videos by TV Connect Series on our YouTube channel 


The Media & Networks first Digital Week took place in March, and pulled together over 600 big hitters in IP content delivery in a series of free to join webinars that discussed the hottest topics facing your industry this year. If you missed it you can still catch up on all the webinars on demand!

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