Venue Initiative

Become a Sponsor

For more information on becoming a Venue Initiative sponsor, please contact Rob Payne at rob@sportsvideo.org and Andrew Gabel at agabel@sportsvideo.org.

SVG Venue Resources

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Venue Initiative White Paper: Recommendations for Sports Venues is an evolving resource of peer-reviewed best-practice guidelines for venue owners, operators, developers, architects, and other interested parties considering a sports/entertainment venue new build or renovation project.

Venue JournalVenue Production Journal:
The third edition of SVG’s annual print publication highlights the recent video-production overhauls at Jacksonville’s EverBank Stadium (including an in-depth look at the Jags’ new 8K workflow) and many more.

SVG Venue Production Seminar at SunTrust Park, May 31

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that SVG’s Venue Production Seminar series will be at SunTrust Park in Atlanta on Wednesday May 31. Join us for an afternoon at the Braves’ new home for a behind-the-scenes tour of the stadium and special presentation by the BravesVision video-production team.

AGENDA
Noon – 1:00 p.m. Networking Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Tour of SunTrust Park
2:30 – 3:00 p.m. BravesVision Team Presentation

To register, email Karen Hogan Ketchum at karen@sportsvideo.org.

Previous SVG Venue Production Seminars:
Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
EverBank Field – Jacksonville, FL
University of Phoenix Stadium – Glendale, AZ
Reliant Stadium (now NRG Stadium) – Houston, TX

SVG Venue Initiative Committee

The SVG Venue Initiative serves the information, networking, and business needs of engineering, IT, and broadcast executives in sports venues – both professional and college – and provides a forum for stadium, team, league, and broadcast professionals to interact and spotlight venue best practices, technical hurdles, and trends.

For more information on the SVG Venue Initiative, please contact Karen Hogan at karen@sportsvideo.org.

Josh Beaudoin
WJHW, Principal

Chris Brown
Turner Sports, Director, Technical Operations, NBA Digital

Rick Church
Michigan State University, Director of Broadcast Technology

Steve Hellmuth
NBA, EVP, Operations and Technology

Karen Hogan
SVG, Senior Editor and Editor, Venue Production Journal

George Hoover
NEP Broadcasting, CTO

Robert D. Jordan, CFE
Van Wagner Sports and Entertainment, SVP

Ken Kerschbaumer
SVG, Executive Director, Editorial

Scott Nardelli
Bexel ESS, VP and GM

Rick Price
MOEBAM! Venue Media Services, President

Don Sperling
New York Giants Entertainment, VP/Executive Producer

Steve Thrap
STAPLES Center, VP, Broadcast Operations

Dwin Towell
Dallas Cowboys, Director of Broadcast Engineering

Jeff Volk
Alpha Video, VP

Chris Williams
WHJW, Principal

Duane Yoslov
Diversified Systems, SVP