China International Television (CITVC) and the Cable & Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia (CASBAA) last week announced details of the inaugural China International Sports Television Forum to be staged Aug. 25 in Beijing.
With the theme “The Fastest Marathon — China Sports TV 2005-2008,” the China International Sports TV Forum 2005 is co-hosted by the State Administration of Radio, Film & Television (SARFT) and China Media Group, and supported by the Beijing Olympic Committee Organizing Group and national state broadcaster CCTV. The event producer is national sports TV network CCTV-5, and the lead sponsor is Chinese-language ISP, Sina.com.
The objective of this year’s forum is to highlight international best practices for the further development of the sports television market within China and to underline China’s increasing capacity to match those global standards.
For more information, visit www.casbaa.com.