10:00 – 10:30 a.m.: Registration and Exhibits Open
10:30 – 11:00 a.m.: Keynote Conversation
11:00 – 11:15 a.m.: Case Study
11:15 – 11:45 a.m.: Networking Break/Visit Exhibits
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: NBC Stamford Overview
Before we head out on a tour of the NBC Sports Group digital center we will take a virtual tour of the facility and learn about the technical intricacies of one of the world’s most advanced sports broadcasting facilities.
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.: Networking Lunch/Tours
2:30 – 3:15 p.m.: AIMS, ASPEN, NDI, NMI and the Move to IP: An Update
2017 is shaping up to be an important year with respect to IP standards. Experts discuss the latest movements towards next‐generation IP standards that will solve many of the current problems with IP‐based live event production.
Mo Goyal, Evertz, Professional Engineer/Director, Product Marketing
3:15 – 3:30 p.m.: Case Study
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.: How IP Will Change the Way You Work @ Home
The IP revolution is upon us. Or is it an evolution? Experts who have transformed their broadcast facility from one that works in baseband to one that works in packets share practical tips on what to expect in making the move, how to embrace new ways of working, and the benefits (and negatives) of taking the leap to IP.
Joe Signorino, NEP US Mobile Units, VP, Systems Integration
4:00 – 4:30 p.m.: Networking Break/Visit Exhibits
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.: How IP Will Change the Way You Work on the Road
With multiple mobile units now on the road featuring IP routers and infrastructure, the IP transition has officially begun for remote production. However, end‐to‐end IP ecosystem has yet to become a reality in the truck. Learn the greatest opportunities and obstacles presented by IP in a remote production environment.
Jason Taubman, Game Creek Video, VP, Design and New Technology
5:00 – 5:30 p.m.: Closing Keynote: NBC Olympics Korea Preview
The 2018 Winter Olympics are less than a year away and that means that the NBC Olympics production team is ready to move into the next stage of production planning. Get a glimpse into the workflows NBC Olympics will deploy for covering the 2018 Games from PyeongChang, Korea.
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.: Networking Reception