Project Manager, TPC Switzerland AG
Sandro Furter is working as an IPMA C certified Project Manager for broadcast IT projects at tpc switzerland ag, a subsidiary of Switzerland's Public Broadcasting Company SRG SSR. He joined SRG SSR in 2006 and is nowadays responsible for the IP community at tpc and the realtime IP technology at SRG/tpc's new campus in Zurich. With his team, he focusses on the implementation of a SMPTE ST2110 based building on an all-IP production facility for TV, radio and online. As a second project, he maintain the building of tpc's first all-IP UHD OB-Van. As a member of SMPTE and the ST2110 drafting group, he closely follows the ongoing technology developments on the market. As a member of AIMS, he follows the open approach in the movement to IP. Furthermore, he supervises the engineering at SRG's international sport events such as the Olympic Games or the FIFA World Cup. Sandro Furter graduated from FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland with a bachelor degree in systems engineering and a specialization in realtime systems. As a holder of the IPMA Level C certification he has extended project management skills to lead large projects.