2018 TranSPORT

SVG’s annual TranSPORT conference will return to the Microsoft Technology Center on Oct. 16 for a day of networking and sessions focused on the current state of sports-content contribution, exchange, and distribution. TranSPORT will address the industry’s most pressing issues, including the current state of the fiber- and satellite-transmission sectors, the potential impact of ATSC 3.0, the upcoming launch of 5G mobile services, the explosion of OTT streaming, 4K and HDR delivery, the growing use of IP and bonded-cellular technologies, the growth of at-home-production workflows, and much more.

NOTE: SVG is teaming up with the Video Services Forum (VSF) to hold back-to-back events at the Microsoft Technology Center. The 2018 VSF October Meeting Series will be held on Oct. 15 (all day) and Oct. 16 (8-10 a.m. ET) in the same location. CLICK HERE for more information and to register now.


10:15 a.m: Registration Opens
10:55 – 11:00 a.m.:
Opening Comments 
11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.: The State of TranSPORT: The Opportunities and Challenge Ahead
11:45 – 12:00 p.m.: How Fox Sports Revolutionized the Delivery of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Using Aspera
12:00 – 12:30: The 5G Revolution: How 5G Will Transform Live Contribution
12:30 – 1:15 p.m.: Networking Lunch
1:15 – 1:45 p.m.: Next-Gen Standards Spotlight: ATSC 3.0 and the Latest from Video Services Forum
1:45 – 2:30 p.m.: The OTT Landscape: Best Practices in Managing Latency, QoS, and Piracy
2:30 – 2:45 p.m.: Case Study
2:45 – 3:15 p.m.: Networking Break
3:15 – 3:45 p.m.: UHD Delivery: 4K, HDR, and the Future of Live Sports Transmission
3:45 – 4:00 p.m.: Case Study
4:00 – 4:45 p.m.: Beyond Sports: Newsgathering in an IP Age
4:45 – 5:30 p.m.: The State of TranSPORT: Vendor Perspectives
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.: Networking Reception

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