SVG’s annual TranSPORT conference returns to New York City for a full day of sessions on Oct. 24 focused on the current state of live-sports-transmission technology. Set to be held at The Cutting Room on Oct. 24, TranSPORT will address the industry’s latest developments in contribution and distribution technology, including terrestrial and satellite backhaul, IP- and cloud-based transport solutions, the potential of 5G and its impact on bonded cellular, the latest compression standards and transport protocols, 4K and HDR delivery, connectivity needs for REMI/remote productions, and more. Technology leaders from both major sports broadcasters and broadcast vendors will take the stage to offer up the latest developments in this integral sector of the sports-media ecosystem.
PROGRAM AT A GLANCE*
(All times are in Eastern Time Zone)
9:15 – 9:55 a.m.: Registration and Coffee
9:55 – 10:00 a.m.: Welcoming Remarks
10:00 – 10:45 a.m.: The State of TranSPORT: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Headed
10:45 – 11:00 a.m.: Sony Case Study
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.: Networking Break
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: REMI Revelations: How the Rise of Remote Productions Has Skyrocketed Connectivity Needs
12:15 – 12:45 p.m.: Keynote Session: More information coming soon!
12:45 – 1:30 p.m.: Networking Lunch
1:30 – 2:15 p.m.: Plotting Your Transport Roadmap for the Future: CDI, JPEG XS, RIST, RTMP, SRT, Zixi, BitFire, and Beyond
2:15 – 2:30 p.m.: Matrox Video Case Study
2:30 – 3:00 p.m.: Networking Break
3:00 – 3:45 p.m.: Fiber and Satellite Provider Perspectives: A Glimpse Into the Future of TranSPORT
3:45 – 4:30 p.m.: The 5G Factor: From Acquisition to Distribution, How 5G Could Change the Game
4:30 – 5:15 p.m.: Networking Reception
* Program subject to change.