2019 IP Production Forum

Full Program

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.: Opening Keynote: Telemundo

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.: Evertz Case Study

10:15 – 10:45 a.m.: Telemundo Facility Overview
Telemundo’s new home has taken its operations to a new level and, with the use of IP technology, has improved the way it can operate internally and also how it can integrate with production facilities at remote events or NBC in Stamford. Executives from Telemundo provide an overview of the facility and the challenge of getting it up and running.

10:45 – 11:15 a.m.: Networking Break

11:15 a.m.  – 12:15 p.m.: Telemundo Tour

12:15 – 1:15 p.m.: Networking Lunch

1:15 – 1:45 p.m.: When Hype Meets Reality: Making the Move to IP
There is plenty of hype around the benefits of going to IP but what kind of challenges does it introduce for those used to working with baseband video? Learn how your engineers will need to approach their jobs differently, what areas (like test and measurement and PTP) might become more difficult, and more.
Confirmed Panelists:
Ammar Latif, Cisco, Principal Engineer

1:45 – 2:15 p.m.: Weighing Your IP Options: Knowing Which Protocol is Best for Your Needs
While SMPTE ST-2110 is getting much of the attention when it comes to selecting a protocol, Sony’s NMI, Newtek’s NDI, and ASPEN from Evertz are still viable solutions. Learn more about each of your options as well as whether SDI may still be your best bet going forward.
Confirmed Panelists:
Deon LeCointe
, Sony Electronics, Senior Manager, IP and Sports Solutions
Brian Olson, NewTek, VP, Product Management

2:15 – 2:30 p.m.: Case Study

2:30 – 3:00 p.m.: Networking Break

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.: Latest Innovations in IP-Based Truck Design
More and more remote production facilities are making the move to IP and bringing IP routers and related equipment onto the road. Leading truck designers take to the stage to discuss their latest projects and the role IP played in making them a reality.
Confirmed Panelists:
Mark Hilton
, Grass Valley, VP, Live Production
Joseph Signorino
, NEP Broadcast Services, VP, Systems Integration, U.S. Mobile Units
Jason Taubman, Game Creek Video, VP, Design and New Technology

3:30 – 3:45 p.m.: Case Study

3:45 – 4:30 p.m.: Soccer, IP, and the Move to Remote Production
Soccer rights holders and leagues have embraced IP-based workflows as a means to cut production costs without negatively impacting the quality of the coverage. Learn from those who have embraced long-distance IP-based workflows for soccer coverage around the world.
Confirmed Panelists:
Michael Cohen
, Bizzy Signals Entertainment, President
Roberto Pardo, Telemundo Deportes, VP of Production
Joaquin Duro, Telemundo Deportes, VP of Digital

4:40 – 6:30 p.m.: Networking Reception