SVG Venue Summit 2023

SVG Venue Summit 2023

The 2023 SVG Venue Summit visited UBS Arena in Belmont Park, NY for tours and talks on the latest in game pres.

Thank you to event sponsors!
Title Sponsor: Canon
Gold Sponsors: Diversified, Evertz, Grass Valley, KMH Integration, Riedel, Sony
Case Study Sponsors: EditShare, Ross Video, Verizon Business
Silver Sponsor: Fortinet
Event Sponsors: Pixotope, Signiant, WJHW

SVG Venue Summit 2023
  • SVG Venue Summit 2023 Welcoming Remarks by Canon

    The Title Sponsor of the 2023 SVG Venue Summit, Canon, welcomes attendees to UBS Arena in Belmont Park, NY.

    Canon's Senior Manager, Television Broadcast & Production Sales, U.S. and Latin American Markets, Jamon Lomax took the stage.

  • Oak View Group's Katie LaPoff: A Keynote Conversation

    With UBS Arena now open, Oak View Group has added another top-tier sports venue to their extensive portfolio.

    In this keynote conversation, SVP of Project Management & Technology Katee LaPoff will explain their perspective of bringing this building online, how the recent wave of arenas opening ...

  • Big Shows in the Big Apple: Local Teams Dish on Their In-Game Video Experiences

    Working in the saturated media market of New York City, professional sports teams are competing for the attention of the masses that consistently crave new forms of entertainment.

    Game presentation crews from around the area give a peek behind the control room door to explain their production p...

  • What's Next in Augmented Realty Graphics and On-Ice Projection In Venue

    With advancements in augmented reality and on-ice projections, the fan experience is being elevated to new heights. Leaders give their insight into what’s ahead in these new areas of gameday entertainment.

    Matt Coy, Madison Square Garden, VP of Event Presentation
    Eric Gazzillo, Quinc...

  • System Integration: Current Trends and Triumphs in an Ever-changing Landscape

    With new venues planning to open within the next few years, the venue sector of the industry is still dealing with unprecedented challenges. Despite these hurdles, the community is still finding ways to deploy state-of-the-art systems that bring crowds to their feet. Leading system integrators an...

  • Tech Vendors Discuss the Latest in IP, 4K, and More in Venue Production

    With the opening of new stadiums slowing in 2022, venues opted to renovate pre- existing buildings with new technologies. Vendors share the latest trends in baseband, IP, and hybrid environments; where HDR is heading; and more.

    Greg Huttie, Grass Valley, VP of Production Switchers

  • Using Projection Tech to Elevate the Game-Day Experience: A Ross Case Study

    Professional sports teams are constantly looking for new ways to push the boundaries of their game-day presentation. While sports teams have experimented with display projections on the playing surface for quite some time, professional hockey teams have recently used Ross Video technology to seam...

  • UBS Arena, New York Islanders, and Verizon: A Verizon Case Study

    As the Official 5G and Technology Partner at UBS Arena, Verizon works closely with both UBS Arena and the New York Islanders to ideate, build, and deploy next- generation solutions for content production, content distribution, and fan experiences. Hear how they’re leveraging technology to enhance...

  • Fast Turnaround Editing with the New York Islanders: An EditShare Case Study

    The New York Islanders have relied extensively on EditShare EFS storage and FLOW asset management to support its content production, game-day presentations, and social media presence for a number of years. Hear how the Islanders leverage this technology across multiple facilities to deliver their...

  • Canon's Jamon Lomax on the Company's Relationship With the New York Islanders

    Canon consistently plays a vital role on any flavor of live event production, but in the venue space, the company is known for working with teams and venues to provide the desired lenses that these clubs ask for. At UBS Arena, Canon's line of products can be seen on a ton of the broadcast cameras...

  • New York Islanders' Ryan Halkett on Creating an Authentic Gameday Experiences

    Open to the public for the last 16 months, UBS Arena in Belmont Park, NY has truly become the go-to destination for hockey and premier entertainment fans alike. Since it's opening, the production and operations teams have hit their stride to get where they are now.

    At the 2023 SVG Venue Summit, ...

  • New York Islanders' Paul Jennings, Alex Leafer on Providing Impactful Content

    Equipped with the latest broadcast technology, an impressive gameday atmosphere, and the passion of one of the league’s most storied fanbases, the opening of UBS Arena resulted in a $1.1 billion venue that boasts high-quality production technology within an IP, HDR-capable control room, numerous ...

  • New York Islanders' Adam Sabh on Augmented-Reality, On-Ice Projection

    Once seen as a niche element to in-venue productions within the National Hockey League, on-ice projections have become a staple at all NHL arenas. As technology continues to evolve, augmented reality (AR) has given a major face lift to these activations by providing three-dimensional content.


  • Madison Square Garden's Matt Coy on the Power of On-Ice/Court Projection

    You won't find many busier venues in the country than Madison Square Garden. The "World's Most Famous Arena" is home to two big-ticket tenants in the NBA's New York Knicks and the NHL's New York Rangers; not to mention to a loaded calendar of other events ranging from concerts to combat sports, a...

  • New York Giants' Don Sperling on Turning Back the Clock for Legacy Games

    The New York Giants, winner of four Super Bowls and one of the oldest franchises in the National Football League, is an organization packed with illustrious history and memorable moments. Honoring that history, the Giants hosted two"Legacy Games" during the 2022 regular season: Week 4 vs. the Chi...

  • New York Mets' Brendan McKeon on Preparing for Citi Field's Big New Videoboard

    As a new Major League Baseball season gets underway, there are a handful of ballparks debuting new, larger, sharper videoboards. One of those is Citi Field in Queens.

    At the SVG Venue Summit, our Brandon Costa caught up with Brendan McKeon, Executive Director of In-Game Operations for the New Yo...

  • Diversified's Steve Stubelt on Staying on the Cutting Edge of Venue Video Tech

    When building a new big-ticket stadium or arena, it can be a challenge to keep yourself on the cutting edge of technology in a long construction timeline. UBS Arena in New York is a great example of how that can be done well - even with a pandemic hitting in the middle of construction.

    At the 20...

  • SVG Venue Tech Spotlight: Signiant