As the official timer partner of the FIBA Basketball World Cup, the famous Swiss watchmaking brand Tissot, together with FIBA (International Basketball Federation) and the Beijing Organizing Committee, jointly held the 2019 International Basketball in Beijing Launch ceremony of the first anniversary of the United Basketball World Cup countdown. Ms. Chen Suzhen, President of the Swatch Group China, delivered a wonderful speech, and spoke with the Secretary-General of the FIBA, Mr. Patrick Baumann, the Vice President of the FIBA, Mr. Hamane Niang, the member of the FIBA Central Bureau, Mr. Burton Shirpley, the Executive Chairman of the Organizing Committee Mr. Li Yingchuan, Deputy Director General of the General Administration of Sport, Mr. Zhang Jiandong, Executive Executive Chairman of the Organizing Committee, Mr. Zhang Jiandong, Deputy Mayor of Beijing Municipality, Mr. Wang Xuan, Executive Vice Chairman and Secretary General of the Organizing Committee, Secretary of the Party Committee of the Basketball Sports Management Center of the General Administration of Sports, Executive Director of the Organizing Committee Mr. Zhao Wen, vice chairman and director of Beijing Sports Bureau, started the countdown clock of the Tissot watch. From this moment, the Tissot countdown clock, which symbolizes the spirit of precision and professional timing, will count down in the eight host cities until the start of the game. The new Tissot FIBA basketball timing and scoring system, which has been unveiled at the 2018 Asian Games basketball stadium in Jakarta, will also be fully deployed on the World Cup venue that was opened at that time, providing accurate timing and scoring services to ensure the accuracy and accuracy of the World Cup games. just. [August 31, Beijing News]
Figure 1: The Tissot World Cup countdown clock is officially on
Figure 2: Ms. Chen Suzhen, President of Swatch Group China, assisted in the launch ceremony of the first anniversary of the 2019 FIBA World Cup
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The ceremony of the day was held under the huge screen of the World Trade Center, and the celebration decoration full of sports passion brought endless dynamic and vitality to the place where this trend gathered. The celebration event kicked off in the fierce 5v5 basketball competition and the cool cheerleader performance. As the representative of the FIBA, the Secretary-General of the FIBA, Mr. Patrick Baumann, took the lead on stage and expressed the most sincere welcome to all guests . He highly appreciated the organizing committee’s contribution to the preparations for the FIBA Basketball World Cup, and expressed infinite expectations for the games to be held here one year later. Subsequently, Mr. Li Yingchuan, Executive Executive Chairman of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup Beijing Division Organizing Committee and Deputy Director General of the General Administration of Sport of China, made a speech on the stage. He introduced the preparations and progress of the World Cup, and answered some questions of high concern to the fans. As the symbol of the FIBA Basketball World Cup officially landing in the Beijing Division, the Secretary-General of the FIBA, Mr. Baumann, presented the plaque to the Beijing Organizing Committee.
Figure 3: The cheerleader’s lively performance kicked off the celebration
Figure 4: Mr. Patrick Baumann, Secretary-General of FIBA, speaks on stage
Figure 5: Mr. Li Yingchuan, Executive Executive Chairman of the Beijing International Games Organizing Committee of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, and Deputy Director General of the General Administration of Sports, delivered a speech
Figure 6: Mr. Patrick Baumann, Secretary-General of the FIBA, presents the plaque to Mr. Zhang Jiandong, Executive Executive Chairman of the Beijing Organizing Committee and Deputy Mayor of Beijing
As the official timer partner of the World Cup, Tissot is also honored to be able to host this celebration together. Ms. Chen Suzhen, President of Swatch Group China, also made a speech on the stage. She said: ‘Tissot is very honored to be able to undertake all the timing and scoring work of this FIBA Basketball World Cup. This is the FIBA, China Basketball Association, World Cup. The trust of the organizing committee and many basketball enthusiasts on Tissot watches is also our responsibility. For Tissot watches, this is a glorious moment! ‘
Figure 7: Ms. Chen Suzhen, President of Swatch Group China
The unveiling of the countdown clock was the top priority of the day’s activities. The main LED screen on the main stage of the scene first showed the special design logos of the 8 host cities, symbolizing the different cultural essences of the 8 cities. As the guests on the stage pressed the starting device together, the huge sky curtain of the World Trade Fair echoed the main stage. The LED screen was then opened two times. The special countdown clock of the Tissot watch was presented to everyone under the background of the dream-like sky curtain. Right now.
Taking the logo of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup as the main design inspiration, the Tissot countdown clock presents an oriental hue: the background color of Chinese red is painted with basketball elements like traditional Chinese paper-cuts. The World Cup logo, combined with the black and stable Tissot countdown module, shows the beauty of the integration of technology and art. The red countdown symbolizes the vitality of the sport. The FIBA Basketball World Cup, a world-renowned international tournament, is getting closer.
Figure 8: Tissot watch FIBA Basketball World Cup countdown clock jpg
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The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 is a world-class basketball feast organized by the International Basketball Federation and is held every four years. After being officially renamed the Men’s Basketball World Cup in 2014, the first session was settled in Spain. The forthcoming second basketball World Cup in 2019 will be settled in China. From August 31 to September 15, 2019, eight cities including Beijing, Guangzhou, Nanjing, Shanghai, Wuhan, Shenzhen, Foshan, and Dongguan will jointly host this. A grand event.
Figure 9: Logo of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup
As the official timer partner of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, Tissot watches and sports can be traced back to a century ago. Since 1883, Tissot has been involved in sports events and has designed and manufactured professional event timers. In 1938, Tissot provided the official timekeeping service for Swiss ski competitions and officially opened its sports timekeeping status. For more than 100 years, Tissot has always been committed to providing official designated timers for many international sports events with advanced technology, successfully ensuring the accurate recording and transmission of various data. Based on the brand concept of ‘Innovation, Originating from Tradition’, the new basketball timer and scoring system provided by Tissot has been put into use for the first time on the basketball court of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta. Full deployment in the Basketball World Cup.
Accurate timing, never ending
The basketball court is always full of passion and suspense, and in an instant, the victory and defeat of the two sides have been settled. This feature requires reliable and precise timing to ensure accurate and fair results. To this end, Tissot has developed a new basketball timing and scoring system. The timer located above the basket uses the latest LED display technology developed by Tissot. Its display effect and digital jump rate are industry-leading levels. Its strength and toughness have also been significantly improved. Steel balls are used in the manufacturing process from 8 A free fall body at a height of meters will impact it without causing any damage. In addition, the digital jump speed of the timer is extremely fast. Even high-speed cameras cannot capture this process. This can provide referees with reliable image records and assist referees and playback centers to make key decisions. At the same time, the system uses the touch tablet terminal developed by Tissot for timing operation. Its operation interface is simple and clear, and the function is powerful, which simplifies the operation of the timekeeper as much as possible, and further improves the accuracy of time recording and the rhythm of the game. Indication of clarity.
Figure 10: Schematic of Tissot’s integrated timing and scoring system
In addition to the time race between minutes, real-time and comprehensive analysis of game data is also an indispensable part of watching a wonderful basketball game. In addition to providing time records, the system is also responsible for scores, data statistics, and releases, and has strong data processing and transmission capabilities. Before the start of the game, Tissot staff will enter many data systems including team starters, player technical statistics, match records, etc., combine data entry during the game to organize and analyze, and synchronize to the on-site score board, media center, Commentary broadcasters and TV viewers and Internet terminals around the world provide accurate and reliable time, score and technical statistics.