SVG Digital


Monday, December 16, 2019
Location: Gramercy Suite B/East, 2nd Floor
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Time Session
11:30 - 11:55 a.m.

The OTT Arms Race: A State of the Business

What is the current state of the rapidly changing sports OTT ecosystem? The experts at Octagon offer this primer to open the day to offer you the lay of the land.
Presenter: William Mao, Octagon, VP, Global Media Rights Consulting Division

11:55 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sponsored by:

Zixi Welcoming Remarks

Presented by: Gordon Brooks, Zixi, Executive Chairman and CEO

12:00 - 12:30 p.m.

Keynote Conversation

Featuring: Jason Justman, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Distinguished Engineer
Interviewed by: Brandon Costa, SVG, Director of Digital

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Break

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Sponsored by:

The Next Generation of the OTT Stack: Encoding, QoE, Analytics, and More!

As live streaming of major sporting events at scale matures, the gears underneath the hood are continuing to evolve and advance. What’s the latest on the critical pain points in the live streaming/over-the-top distribution stack? Experts from the field explain.
Moderator: Brandon Costa, SVG, Director of Digital
Confirmed Panelists:
Sergey Maliuk
, Zixi, VP, Engineering
Michelle Munson, Eluvio, Co-Founder and CEO
Bryan Samis, AWS, Senior Specialized Solutions Architect
Matt Smith, Comcast Technology Solutions, Executive Director

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Keynote Conversation

Featuring: Geir Magnusson Jr., fuboTV, CTO
Interviewed by: Brandon Costa, SVG, Director of Digital

3:15 - 4:00 p.m.

Sports Betting: The Promise of What’s to Come in 2020

Sports betting is all of the rage in 2019 and it promises to be a huge driver of live streaming and OTT subscription-based service experiences in the new year. Specialists in the field share how technology and content strategy will drive an entirely new way to consumer sports video on the go.
Moderator: Brandon Costa, SVG, Director of Digital
Confirmed Panelists:
Werner Becher, Sportradar, Managing Director of U.S. Betting
Chris Golier, NHL. VP of Business Development, Technology Partnerships and Sponsorship Sales
Adam Kaplan, FanDuel, VP of Content