Nagano 1998

Technology Solutions to Support the Olympic Games

Broadcasting Equipment Wide-ranging Support for the IBC
from Planning and Design to Installation
of Olympic Broadcasting Equipment

Photo: Camera recorder and panoramic view of the opening ceremony venue of the Olympic Winter Games Nagano 1998

At the Olympic Winter Games Nagano 1998, Panasonic designed the International Broadcast Centre (IBC)’s broadcasting system as the prime contractor for the host broadcaster. Panasonic also supplied equipment such as video cameras and recording format, and was responsible for the maintenance of equipment. In addition, Panasonic provided the emergency broadcast system for smooth event operation and provided wide-ranging support for the Games.

Photo: Cameraperson using a camera recorder at one of the venues of the Olympic Winter Games Nagano 1998
Photo: Staff working at the International Broadcast Center (IBC)
Photo: Editing equipment and monitors on display at the Panasonic broadcasting equipment exhibition booth