Our Mission

MESA Europe is proud to represent those companies charged with advancing the efficient creation, production and distribution of content, across all distribution platforms and formats.

The MESA Mission

  • To support service providers in building efficiencies in the creation, production and distribution of media and entertainment.
  • To foster end-to-end collaboration among entertainment service providers, their customers and trading partners.
  • To promote its members and provide face-to-face meeting opportunities.
  • To provide tangible benefits to members including: media, events, industry advocacy and collaborative work groups.

The Mission in Europe

To support all of the above, plus….

  • To build a strong communication and co-operation path between European and US based organisations involved in the creation, production and distribution of entertainment content.
  • To create strong national groups in the leading market territories of Europe in order to ensure local interests and needs are fully supported.
  • To create a strong voice for a number of special interest groups within the industry, helping to co-ordinate communication and industrywide collaborative initiatives.
  • To bring together and work with like-minded associations and industry groups to ensure maximum impact.

Latest Headlines

  • Facebook plans own mobile money wallet based on new Libra currency (Telecompaper)

    Published June 18, 2019

    Facebook has released more details of its planned currency Libra. The first product will be a digital wallet designed to make it easy to save, spend and transfer money over the internet. The wallet will be available in Messenger, WhatsApp and as a standalone app, with an expected launch in 2020, the company said. Facebook […]

  • SK Telecom, Ericsson, Nokia, Samsung team to advance 5G (Rapid TV News)

    Published June 18, 2019

    Aiming to boost development of the mobile infrastructures, Korean operator SK Telecom has signed Memorandum of Understandings with Ericsson, Nokia and Samsung Electronics for joint research and development in 5G and 6G. Under the MOUs, SK Telecom has committed to work closely with the communications technology providers to promote jointly development and commercialisation of advanced […]

  • Comcast launches eye-control for the television (Digital TV Europe)

    Published June 18, 2019

    Comcast has launched a feature for people with physical disabilities to control and navigate their television using their eyes. Xfinity X1 eye control is a web-based remote for tablets and computers that pairs with an existing eye gaze system and allows viewers to change the channel, set a recording, search for a show with a […]

  • BBC iPlayer and YouTube Added to EE’s 4G and 5G Video Data Pass (ISPreview)

    Published June 18, 2019

    Mobile operator EE has announced that their Video Data Pass add-on, which allows UK customers of their 4G and 5G based mobile broadband network to stream online video without it reducing their monthly data allowance, has now added support for both the BBC’s iPlayer service and YouTube. The Video Data Pass, which only launched a […]

  • Sky Deutschland and MX1 expand collaboration (Digital TV News)

    Published June 18, 2019

    MX1, an SES subsidiary and global solutions provider of media services, announced today that Sky Deutschland has agreed to a new service agreement extension with the company, which will see the German broadcaster’s customers receive perfect audio and video signals under any conditions. In particular, the scope of MX1’s contingency service will be expanded to […]

  • Liberty Global Eastern Europe CEO steps down (Digital TV Europe)

    Published June 18, 2019

    Eric Tveter, the CEO of Liberty Global’s Eastern European Group, is to leave his role after ten years. The departure comes as the company announced the sale of many assets overseen during Tveter’s tenure. Liberty Global’s current CEO of UPC Romania, Hungary and Poland, Robert Redeleanu, will replace Tveter on July 1. Redeleanu will oversee […]

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