2023 SVG Sports Graphics Forum

From visionary graphics packages to the rise of augmented reality/mixed reality to the continued growth in the impact of player tracking and data visualization, there’s few areas in the live sports production industry that’s delivering more innovation than the graphic department. To pull back the layers on these very topics, more than 225 industry professionals packed into The Cutting Room in New York City on May 11, 2023 as Sports Video Group hosted its annual SVG Sports Graphics Forum.


(All times are in Eastern Time Zone)

9:00 a.m.: Registration Opens
9:30 – 9:40 a.m.: Welcoming Remarks
9:40 – 10:10 a.m.: Sports Graphics Spotlight: How ESPN Pulled Off the NHL Big City Greens Classic Animated Broadcast
10:10 – 10:45 a.m.: What’s Next in Sports-Graphics Technology? Today’s Cutting Edge and Tomorrow’s New Reality
10:45 – 11:00 a.m.: Vizrt Case Study: MLS: Delivering Data Visualization GFXs for Apple
11:00 – 11:30 a.m.: Networking Break
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Sports Graphics Spotlight: Inside ESPN’s Colossal NBA Rebrand Project
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.: What’s Next in Sports-Graphics Design?
12:45 – 1:45 p.m.: Networking Lunch
1:45 – 2:15 p.m.: Sports Graphics Spotlight: Behind the Scenes of the ‘Nickmas’ Broadcast With CBS Sports and Nickelodeon
2:15 – 3:00 p.m.: In-Game AR Graphics: The Future Is Virtual
3:00 – 3:15 p.m.: Case Study: ESPN’s Use of Unreal Engine as an End-to-End Live Graphics Tool at the Rose Parade
3:15 – 3:30 p.m.: Networking Break
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.: Sports Graphics Spotlight: Fox Sports’ Whirlwind Year of Innovation
4:00 – 4:45 p.m.: Virtual Sets and AR in the Studio: Expanding Beyond the Physical World
4:45 – 5:30 p.m.: Networking Reception

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