Program

Monday, December 11, 2017
Location: TBD
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Leaders in sports digital media converge for this exciting event from SVG to work through the challenges and share best practices of engaging viewers in the new digital world. Social media and live social video, over-the- top (OTT) distribution strategies, and much more are all on the docket at the second-annual SVG Digital Summit!


Time Session
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.

Linear Transformation vs. Digital Native: Building Video Experiences for a Multiplatform World

In the new media world there’s a seemingly infinite amount of platforms and devices for which to deliver. Whether from a tradition linear broadcaster going digital or new age publishers who were born in a digital-exclusive model, leaders in the over-the-top (OTT) and direct-to-consumer spaces share their experiences in developing engaging platforms designed for live sports video consumption.

10:45 - 11:00 a.m.

Technology Case Study: TBD

11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

OTT/Social Keynote

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

OTT Sound Off: What’s Facing Live OTT Sports Today?

Latency. Security. Monetization. Digital Ad Insertion. Customization. Notification. The list of challenges (and opportunities) facing the live streaming sports world today are plenty. Major influencers on the content and technology sides discuss the current state of live sports streaming and offer practical takeaways for greater success today.

12:15 - 1:30 p.m.

Recess

1:30 - 2:15 p.m.

Social Video Production: Tools, Tips, and Strategies for Sports Social Success

Be it through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or Snapchat, social video has helped spread the consumption and engagement levels of videos to never before seen heights. Each platform has its own identity so how are content creators using technology and creativity to truly test the boundaries and develop new ways to interact with and entertain viewers and what are their favorite pieces of technology to help them do it?

2:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Technology Case Study: TBD

2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Facebook Video Boot Camp

SVG Digital Summit attendees will receive an exclusive opportunity to attend an intimate and interactive boot camp on the burgeoning world of Facebook Video. Featuring presenters from the Facebook team and content creators who have excelled in the live social space, guests will get exclusive insights into tips and best practices on how to make the most out of this global broadcast platform.