Can You Teach an Old Truck New Tricks? 3 Ways to Reimagine Your News Van
November 24, 2020 - 11:00 am EST

Dive into the cutting-edge ways that Dejero is collaborating with partners to bring bespoke connectivity solutions to your broadcast vehicles.

Hannah ShellswellHannah Shellswell
Moderator

Bogdan FrusinaBogdan Frusina
Founder
Dejero

Jim CasabellaJim Casabella
 Media Technology Consultant

Tom JenningsTom Jennings
President
AMT

With broadcasters shifting almost exclusively to bonded cellular technology for remote connectivity and the sudden seismic shift to remote workflows, traditional broadcast vehicles and satellite trucks are serving new purposes. Join us as we speak with technology integration experts AMT and broadcast industry veterans to discuss how they are reimagining broadcast vehicles using Dejero technology to enable sophisticated, autonomous mobile control rooms and production studios. The possibilities are endless.

About the speakers:

Hannah Shellswell

Hannah Shellswell is a broadcast journalist and presenter who also leads an award-winning creative communications and media agency based in Jersey in the UK. Hannah is in her element when she is interviewing people. Over the course of her career she has interviewed Prime Ministers, numerous business leaders and celebrities, but she loves nothing more than talking to people in the industry about the industry that she is so passionate about.

Bogdan-FrusinaAs founder of Dejero, Bogdan is responsible for the strategic direction and vision of Dejero’s innovative technology as well as forging and nurturing strong relationships with customers and partners.
After spending five years travelling with journalists covering election campaigns, he founded Dejero to develop and commercialize a mobile broadcasting platform to overcome the limitations and high cost of traditional newsgathering technology. Bogdan began his career at Research In Motion (now BlackBerry) and has founded several start-up ventures.

Jim-Casabella

During his tenure as KGO’s Chief Engineer, KGO was one of the first stations to completely convert to video servers and non-linear editing, notably winning an Emmy in 2001 for these pioneering efforts. Since then, he has held various positions including Director of Advanced Technology at ABC, then on to work for the esteemed Walt Disney Company for which he was awarded numerous patents. Now running his own consulting firm, Jim specializes in helping media vendors, stations, and networks, with important business and technical decisions and in planning and managing major projects and product releases.

Tom-Jennings

Tom Jennings, is the president and co-founder of Accelerated Media Technologies in Auburn, Mass. Jennings has more than 25 years of ENG/SNG truck design and manufacturing experience, and has been at the heart of all the recent changes in truck design and technology.