The SVG Summit 2019: Inside the NBA Summer League’s 5G Smartphone Production

The NBA this past summer offered up a world first, producing a game using nothing more than Samsung Galaxy s10 5G smartphones running on two AT&T 5G cellular nodes. How did the project come together? What was involved, and did it really work as promised? At The SVG Summit (Dec. 16-17, NY Midtown Hilton, New York City), key production execs from the NBA and Turner Sports will discuss the effort, lessons learned, and what’s next.

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At NBA Summer League, the league and its broadcast partners produced a game using nothing but Samsung smartphones running on a 5G network.

The session – entitled “The NBA Summer League and 5G Smartphone Production” – will take place on Day 2 of The SVG Summit (Dec. 17) at 3:05 pm E.T and will feature Chris Brown, Turner Sports, VP, Operations and Technology; Paul Benedict, NBA, Director of Broadcasting; and Steve Hellmuth, NBA, EVP, Media Operations and Technology.

In 2019, the SVG Summit marks its 14th year as the place to be for those involved in any aspect of sports production, content creation, or distribution. Once again it will bring together more than 1,000 industry professionals from across the country and around the world for two full days of networking, panel discussions, and more!

The event will be highlighted by informative workshop tracks covering a wide range of industry market segments and production disciplines. There will also be a general session track on Tuesday, Dec. 17 that will bring together the biggest names in sports TV for lively panel discussions.

If you or your company are involved in sports production for broadcast distribution, venue operations, college or team operations, asset management, digital, and more then make sure you join us at the New York Hilton Hotel beginning on the morning of Monday, Dec. 16.

Along with numerous workshop tracks will be the opportunity to meet with more than 70 exhibitors who will be displaying their latest products and technical solutions for the sports production professional.

For more information on registration, please contact Andrew Lippe, SVG Member Services, at andrew@sportsvideo.org.

Book your hotel room now at our discounted rate of $299 at the New York Hilton Midtown hotel.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact SVG Managing Director of Worldwide Sponsorship Development Rob Payne (rob@sportsvideo.org) and SVG Manager of Sponsorship Development Andrew Gabel (agabel@sportsvideo.org).

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