2019 RSN Summit


The fourth annual RSN Summit – to be held June 24-25 at the Grand Hyatt Denver in Downtown Denver – is designed to meet the needs of today’s regional sports network leaders and content creators. This Summit provides a gathering place for networking and the exchange of ideas about the pertinent issues facing RSN leaders.  As the regional-sports industry undergoes seismic change on multiple fronts, RSNs are facing a unique set of challenges and opportunities. Networks are being challenged to deliver more events and original content at lower costs, while also building beyond the linear distribution model and embracing multiplatform content. Join the most important leaders in the industry to hear how they are confronting these challenges and opportunities head on.

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

MONDAY, JUNE 24

3:30 – 3:35 p.m.: Day 1 Welcoming Remarks
3:35 – 4:00 p.m.: State of the RSN Rights Market: Opportunities and Challenges Ahead
4:00 – 4:30 p.m.: Keynote: TBD
4:30 – 4:45 p.m.: Case Study: TBD
4:45 – 5:30 p.m.: State of the RSN Industry: Executive Roundtable
5:30 – 7:00 p.m.: Opening-Night Reception in Technology Showcase Area

TUESDAY, JUNE 25

8:00 – 8:50 a.m.: Breakfast in Technology Showcase Area
8:50 – 9:00 a.m.: Day 2 Welcoming Remarks
9:00 – 9:45 a.m.: RSN Production Perspectives: Storytelling, Technology, and Evolving Workflows
9:45 – 10:00 a.m.: Case Study: TBD
10:00 – 10:45 a.m.: Networking Break in Technology Showcase Area
10:45 – 11:30 a.m.: The Sports-Betting Factor: How Wagering and Predictive Gaming Will Impact RSNs
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: RSN/Team Partnerships: Leveraging One Another To Better Serve the Fan
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.: Networking Lunch
12:45 – 1:30 p.m.: Streaming and OTT Strategy: Serving Your Local Fans on Every Screen
1:30 – 2:00 p.m.: Social-Media Strategy: Tools, Tips, and Tactics for Social Success
2:00 – 2:15 p.m.: Networking Break
2:15 – 2:45 p.m.: Augmented Reality and Virtual Studios: Changing the Game on the Field and in the Studio
2:45 – 3:30 p.m.: At-Home Production and the Virtualized Truck: How Live Game Productions Are Evolving