10th year for the premiere college sports tech conference and networking event in the country.
The SVG College Sports Summit in Atlanta continues to grow in size and scale with each year and in 2018 we are thrilled to celebrate our tenth anniversary! This is the college sports video industry’s premier conference held at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta on May 30, May 31, and June 1, 2018.
Collegiate athletic departments and conference offices of all sizes from across the country have made strong commitments to quality video production and distribution. The SVG College Sports Summit was again the place to share and get new ideas, keep up on the latest trends, and see first hand the most cutting edge and cost-effective video production gear in the business.
Panels discussing the challenges these athletic departments and broadcast entities face were hot topics throughout the run of the summit.There are challenges everywhere as schools race the clock to get up to speed with the big networks and keep up with the "Joneses."
Conference sessions included:
Preparing for Launch: How ACC Schools Are Readying Their Facilities and Staffs for the ACC Network “Mid-Major” Magic: How “Smaller” Video Teams Pave a Road to Video Success Avid Case Study: Archiving the ACC with Raycom Sports
On Thursday Night, there was the annual College Sports Media Awards hosted by Andy Katz, NCAA.com and BTN (Sponsored by Ross Video)
On Thursday and Friday there was the technology showcase expo with all the latest in new products to see and try.
There were also workshops and case studies like:
How Auburn University is Delivering Mfor Local News and Beyond (Sponsored by Imagen) Live From Fighting Irish Studios Providing Flexible Live Solutions for Learfield Schools (Sponsored by LTN)
There were receptions at the College Football Hall of Fame and many opportunities for networking.