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Sports Venue Production Summit: Mercedes-Benz Stadium Welcomes 200+ for Two-Day Event

Since the first renderings of the 360-degree Halo videoboard were released nearly three years ago, Mercedes-Benz Stadium promised to blaze a trail in in-venue video production and technology. Earlier this week, more than 230 attendees – including representatives from 12 NFL teams – traveled to Atlanta for SVG’s annual Sports Venue Production Summit to see […]  More

As March Madness Tips Off, Content Sharing Between NYC and Atlanta Bolsters Early Round Productions

Anyone who wasn’t aware that it was March was quickly reminded of the fact yesterday thanks to the likes of Loyola Chicago and Buffalo. The Madness is underway as CBS Sports and Turner Sports embark on their (believe it or not) eighth year collaborating on the live coverage of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.  More

Sports Graphics Forum: ChyronHego’s Jesper Gawell on How Advanced Data Is Shaping New-Age Sports Graphics

On-screen graphics displayed during a live televised sporting event have always aimed to inform the viewer and enhance storytelling. These days, stats, data, and advanced analytics have become far more in-depth and are dramatically changing the sports viewing experience, meaning graphics have needed to grow up, as well. One of the leaders in the development […]  More

Photo Gallery: 2018 Sports Graphics Forum in NYC

Despite blizzard conditions outside, SVG’s Sports Graphics Forum heated up the Microsoft Conference Center in New York City on Wednesday, spotlighting the latest in sports graphics creation and technology – and the industry leaders responsible for bringing those graphics to air – in front of 180 attendees.  More

March Madness Live Bolsters Streaming Quality Up to 60fps, Expands to 16 Platforms

Few sports events capture America’s attention – and more perfectly reflect our changing video consumption behaviors – than the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. This year’s March Madness Live product continues to grow upon its previous successes, boosting the ceiling on its streaming quality to 60fps (supported by iStreamPlanet) while expanding availability to 16 unique platforms.  More

Turner Sports Goes Back to the Basics for March Madness Audio

Turner Sports has geared up for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, with the Atlanta-based broadcaster airing the entire last set of games, from the Elite Eight through the Final Four and the National Championship Game. It’s a major logistical undertaking – supported this year by remote production units from NEP, Game Creek, and F&F Productions […]  More

Sports Graphics Forum: ESPN, Troika Team to Bring ‘Fanitude’ to ESPN’s College Basketball Coverage

Like the blustery winter weather that greeted attendees to SVG’s Sports Graphics Forum on March 7, the beginning of March ushers in the madness that is the college basketball postseason. To match the intensity that comes from the both the players on the court as well as the rowdy students in the crowd, the graphics […]  More

Sports Venue Production Summit: Auburn’s Michael Sullivan on Life Programming College Football’s Largest Videoboard

Since it debuted in 2015, the videoboard at Auburn University’s Jordan Hare Stadium has reigned as the largest screen in college football. Pair that with the organic experience of an SEC game and there are few places where a sports fan would rather be on a Saturday in the fall.  More

Sports Venue Production Summit: Georgia’s Mike Bilbow on Making the Most of Multi-Use Control Rooms and His Advice For ACC Schools

After a handful of years at the College Football Hall of Fame, Mike Bilbow returned to the University of Georgia just in time for the football team’s thrilling run to the National Championship Game. At the Sports Venue Production Summit in Atlanta, we caught up with Bilbow to discuss just how much the industry has […]  More

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