SVG College Summit 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018SVG College Summit: Avid Case Study - Archiving the ACC with Raycom SportsA television partner with the Atlantic Coast Conference since 1983, Raycom Sports’ move to a completely digital workflow enabled the digitization of 35 years of ACC history. Join Raycom’s Alex Farmartino as he shares how Raycom brought their history to the present day. Presenter: Alex Farmartino, Raycom Sports, Coordinating ProducerTuesday, June 19, 2018SVG College Summit: Imagen Case Study - How Auburn Is Delivering More Content for PartnersAuburn University was looking for a simple way to manage and distribute its latest college sports highlights to local and national TV networks as well as providing rapid access to archived content through a secure web portal. Weston Carter, Director of Video Services, Media Systems at Auburn Athletics Department, explains what happened when they chose Imagen to provide more choices and self-serve access to game highlights, interviews, and exclusive behind the scenes footage. Presenter: Weston Carter, Auburn Athletics Department, Director of Video Services, Media SystemsWednesday, June 13, 2018Morgan Uber on Creative Process Behind the Patriot League's "Among the Few" Video SeriesIn a video project unlike anything the conference had ever taken on before, the Patriot League produced a seven-part miniseries this year called “Among the Few,” which chronicled Navy’s Class of 1977 Gettysburg Leadership Encounter. The entire series, which was a finalist for a 2018 SVG College Sports Media Award was produced by just two people: Director of Multimedia and Creative Services Jimmy Johnson and Network Correspondent Morgan Uber. At the SVG College Summit, we caught up with Uber to break down the project and talk about why in today's media world, video producers need to be able to do it all.Wednesday, June 13, 2018How Scott Hecht's ESPN Background Has Syracuse Primed For ACC Network SuccessSyracuse is one of 14 universities with preparations underway for the 2019 launch of the ESPN-supporting ACC Network. At the SVG College Summit, we caught up with Scott Hecht, who is senior producer for the Orange and overseeing the athletic department's new video efforts. With a background working for ESPN and helping launch the SEC Network just a few years ago, Hecht has this kind of project built into his DNA.Wednesday, June 13, 2018Texas A&M's Andy Richardson Chats About the History of 12th Man ProductionsFew do video production bigger - and better - than Texas A&M's 12th Man Productions. The university has been a leader in the athletics video space since the early 1990s and built out a multi-million dollar facility as part of the renovation of Kyle Field in 2014. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Texas A&M was honored with the SVG/NACDA Technology Leadership Award for its outstanding commitment to video production infrastructure and technology. We caught up with Andy Richardson who runs 12th Man Productions and has been a part of the team for more than two decades to talk about it all.Wednesday, June 13, 2018SVG College Summit: How ACC Schools Are Readying for the ACC Network [FULL PANEL]For many months now, 15 schools in the Atlantic Coast Conference have been investing in equipment, infrastructure, and talent in anticipation of the debut of the ACC Network. While the new media venture will not launch across linear providers until 2019, video departments from across the conference offered an update of their current status during a panel discussion at the 2018 SVG College Summit. They shared what’s left to accomplish, what lessons they have learned along the way, and what they would differently if given the chance. Panelists: Rick Bagby, Clemson University Athletics, Assistant Athletic Director, Video and Technology Andy Blanton, Georgia Tech Athletic Association, Assistant AD, Video and Broadcast Services Ken Cleary, University of North Carolina Athletics, Assistant Athletic Director, Go Heels Productions and Creative Services Chad Lampman, Duke University, Executive Director of Blue Devil Network Josh Shibler, CTG, VP and Project Executive Moderator: Scott Hecht, Syracuse University Athletics, Senior ProducerTuesday, June 12, 2018SVG College Summit: Live Tour of Notre Dame's Martin Media CenterIn late 2017, the University of Notre Dame opened an impressive multi-million dollar, 18,000-square foot media complex dubbed the Martin Media Center. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, execs from the university offered an in-depth tour from their campus in South Bend, IN live to attendees at the conference in Atlanta. Mike Bonner, Executive Producer, Live Events for Fighting Irish Media and Aaron Creasy, Chief Engineer of Notre Dame Studios take you through the spectacular facility. This live tour was made possible through our friends at LiveU.Tuesday, June 12, 2018SVG College Summit: Elon's Michelle Manzo Advises to Make the Most of Your SummersSchools of all shapes and sizes have seen their athletic departments become media companies within themselves. How do the smallest staffs, many times made up of one-person bands, get it all done? At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Michelle Manzo, Coordinating Producer, Maroon Sports at Elon University advises to make the most of your summers and plan for the year ahead.Tuesday, June 12, 2018SVG College Summit: How Bowling Green Trains Students to Support Its Video EffortsSchools of all shapes and sizes have seen their athletic departments become media companies within themselves. How do the smallest staffs, many times made up of one-person bands, get it all done? At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Michael Leopardo, Multimedia Production Coordinator at Bowling Green State University, explains how he trains students to fill out his video team.Tuesday, June 12, 2018SVG College Summit: What's One Technology These Mid-Majors Couldn't Live Without?Schools of all shapes and sizes have seen their athletic departments become media companies within themselves. How do the smallest staffs, many times made up of one-person bands, get it all done? At the 2018 SVG College Summit, a panel of mid-major experts share the one technology they couldn't live without.Tuesday, June 12, 2018SVG College Summit: Sportzcast's Mike Connell on the Value of Autmated MetadataSchools of all shapes and sizes have seen their athletic departments become media companies within themselves. How do the smallest staffs, many times made up of one-person bands, get it all done? At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Mike Connell, President of Sportzcast, discusses the automation of metadata and its role in streamlining video operations.Tuesday, June 12, 2018SVG College Summit: Cathage's John Voynovich on Integrating Student HelpSchools of all shapes and sizes have seen their athletic departments become media companies within themselves. How do the smallest staffs, many times made up of one-person bands, get it all done? At the 2018 SVG College Summit, John Voynovich, Webcasting Producer at Division III Carthage College, explains how he makes students a key part of his operations.Friday, June 8, 2018SVG College Summit: Arkansas' Michelle Glover Offers Peek Inside Razorbacks' InfrastructureAdvancements in technology and the need for creating live content from points all around a college campus have made the centralized control media the preferred infrastructure method. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Michelle Glover, Assistant Athletic Director, Broadcast Services at the University of Arkansas offers a peek inside her department's tech infrastructure.Friday, June 8, 2018SVG College Summit: 12th Man Productions Has Become a Recruiting ToolAdvancements in technology and the need for creating live content from points all around a college campus have made the centralized control media the preferred infrastructure method. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Andy Richardson, Assistant Athletic Director, 12th Man Productions at Texas A&M says that his department's facilities have become a major draw for recruits.Friday, June 8, 2018SVG College Summit: The Latest in the Centralized Control Room [FULL PANEL]Advancements in technology and the need for creating live content from points all around a college campus have made the centralized control media the preferred infrastructure method. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, experts from schools of all sizes answer what’s the latest in technology and philosophy behind these media centers? Panelists: Ron Blatz, Valparaiso University, Broadcast and Streaming Manager Clint Burges, Lamar University, Director of Video Operations Michelle Glover, University of Arkansas, Assistant Athletic Director, Broadcast Services Andy Richardson, Texas A&M University, Assistant Athletic Director, 12th Man Productions Jared Schatz, Ross Video, VP of Sales, U.S. and Canada Moderator: Karen Hogan Ketchum, SVG, Senior EditorWednesday, June 6, 2018SVG College Summit: Harvard's Imry Halevi Offers a Look at the Crimson's All-IP InfrastructureUsing the public Internet to booth internally connect one’s campus and, in some cases, to distribute content is permeating the live college sports production industry. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Imry Halevi, Director of Multimedia and Production at Harvard University - a leader in the IP space - takes attendees inside his all-IP athletics campus and breaks down the opportunities it offers.Wednesday, June 6, 2018SVG College Summit: The Impact of IP [FULL PANEL]Using the public Internet to booth internally connect one’s campus and, in some cases, to distribute content is permeating the live college sports production industry. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, athletic departments that are leveraging this tool shared how confidence in public IP networks is altering how they view their campuses and discussed what it means for the future of college athletics. Panelists: Chris Burgos, NewTek, Product and Vertical Market Manager – Sports Imry Halevi, Harvard University, Director of Multimedia and Production, Department of Athletics Scott Morse, Lafayette College, Director, Athletics Communications and Promotions Jose Nevarez, University of Portland, Assistant Athletic Director, Broadcast Operations Moderator: Jason Dachman, SVG, Chief EditorTuesday, June 5, 2018SVG College Summit: Clemson's Rick Bagby, Georgia Tech's Andy Blanton Stress Importance of StudentsWhile the new ACC Network partnership with ESPN does not officially launch until deep into 2019, 15 ACC athletic departments are rapidly building out their facilities in preparation for a new era of video content creation. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Rick Bagby, Assistant AD, Video Technology at Clemson and Andy Blanton, Assistant AD, Video and Broadcast Services discuss how fostering student talent behind the scenes is crucial to the success of the entire operation.Tuesday, June 5, 2018SVG College Summit: Clemson's Rick Bagby on How the Tigers are Prepping for the ACC Network LaunchWhile the new ACC Network partnership with ESPN does not officially launch until deep into 2019, 15 ACC athletic departments are rapidly building out their facilities in preparation for a new era of video content creation. At the 2018 SVG College Summit, Rick Bagby, Assistant AD, Video Technology at Clemson University shares how his university is getting ready technologically for the exciting new venture.Monday, June 4, 2018SVG College Summit: Creative Directors Dissect Importance of Establishing BrandAs digital and social media has matured, solidifying one’s brand identity has become more critical for college athletic departments. At the SVG College Summit, Creative Directors in the field share their strategies for working with marketing departments and using technology to execute a cohesive brand. Panelists: Michael LaPlaca, University of Dayton, Assistant Athletics Director, Multimedia Mark Majewski, Boston College, Assistant Director, Graphic Design Services Simit Shah, Georgia Tech Athletic Association, Assistant Athletic Director, Brand and Ideation Moderator: Brandon Costa, SVG, Director, SVG College