General Sessions: Remote Production Tech

Monday, December 11, 2017
Location: Trianon Ballroom, Third Floor
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Monday’s General Sessions track is designed to put production workflows, tools, and technologies front and center, with leaders from across the industry taking part in exclusive keynote conversations, presentations, panel discussions, and debates. What new technologies are changing the nature of remote production truck and flypack design? Attend this informative afternoon and learn about the latest trends in front bench design, IP signal transport, replay devices, and more.

Time Session
1:00 - 1:45 p.m.

Front Bench Tech

The front bench area is a bee hive of activity during a live sports production. What technologies are being deployed to make a difference and improve the way the team works? Learn about new developments in production switchers, multiviewers, intercom systems, and monitors that can help your team work better and smarter.
Confirmed Panelists:
Philip Garvin, Mobile TV Group, President/Founder/Co-Owner

1:45 - 2:00 p.m.

Case Study: Remote Production Technology in Action!

Join us for a series of informative remote production case studies that will give you new insights into technology and new remote production workflows. What’s next for this growing area of interest and what will be the ripple effect on providers of traditional remote production services and facilities?

2:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Replay Operations: Video is Served

The replay area of production trucks continue to grow in complexity as they look to meet ever-expanding needs of not only the team on the front bench but ancillary services that make use of highlights and replays. Learn about the latest advances in replay devices, servers, and related devices.
Confirmed Panelists:
Peter Wehner, Mobile TV Group, Director of Engineering

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Networking Break

2:45 - 3:30 p.m.

At-Home Productions: What’s Next?

At-home production workflows continue to be an area of interest, especially for smaller events where every dollar counts. Those who have embraced at-home workflows discuss some of the pros and cons of working remotely, what technical areas are most in need.

3:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Case Study: Remote Production Technology in Action!

Join us for a series of informative remote production case studies that will give you new insights into technology and new remote production workflows. What’s next for this growing area of interest and what will be the ripple effect on providers of traditional remote production services and facilities?

3:45 - 4:15 p.m.

Lessons Learned in the Move to IP Routing

More and more remote production engineering teams are making the move to IP. How has it changed the way they work compared to baseband operations? What are the pros and the cons? And what do they want out of next-generation routing systems?
Confirmed Panelists:
Philip Garvin, Mobile TV Group, President/Founder/Co-Owner

4:15 - 5:00 p.m.

Focus on Imaging: Lenses, Cameras, and Slo-Mo Replay

Providers of remote production facilities face a number of challenges, including purchasing cameras and lenses that are as future proof as possible while also making financial sense today. Leaders in camera and lens development discuss some of the newest developments as they look to ready their offerings for next-generation needs that include UHD, HDR, super slo-mo, and more.
Confirmed Panelists:
Peter Wehner, Mobile TV Group, Director of Engineering