Events - RTS London

RTS London events

RTS London brings together people who are involved in television from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences to discover more about the world of television and its associated media.

These evening events (usually on a Wednesday) are open to all, but do register in good time as many of our events are oversubscribed.  We understand that plans sometimes change but do please let us know if you cannot attend so that we can redistribute your place. - the email for cancellations is

You are most welcome to meet and chat over coffee beforehand.


Wed 4 March - London
National Theatre Live launched in 2009 and has since broadcast more than 40 productions live from the stage to over 2000 cinemas, in more than 40 countries around the world. The Producer and Technical Producer will discuss its inception from crazy idea to delivery, the key production process...
Wed 18 March - London
This session will cover a wide range of career issues, from first steps to managing upwards, from changing genres to coping with disasters. Hear about 'getting in' - where to find jobs and opportunities, and what is 'talent management'? Then how do you stay on the ladder once on it, what makes...
Wed 15 April - London
As technology becomes more sophisticated, so do the techniques available to the sports producer. This is a chance to visit BBC's Research and Development centre and see the future of technology and how it will affect the viewing and enjoyment of sport.
Wed 29 April - London
Shot in the style of a fly on-the-wall documentary, Suspects is unscripted, with the cast devising their own dialogue based on a detailed plot description - it is Channel 5's first original drama commission in over eight years. This compelling RTS event explores this ground-breaking series, to...
Wed 13 May - London
Last year Digital UK and Freeview announced plans to develop a new Freeview-branded connected TV service. Freeview Play, which is due to launch later this year, will give viewers the freedom to choose the programmes they want, when they want.  Freeview Play combines catch-up TV, on demand and...
Tue 19 May - London
The RTS London Centre and FOCAL International present the annual Jane Mercer Memorial lecture, this year given by Raye Farr, whose work - from film researcher on The World at War to Director of the Stephen Spielberg Film & Video Archive at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum - has helped set new...