Jul 6, 2018
As the 2018 FIFA World Cup roars into the quarterfinal round today, SVG is on site bringing you the scoop on all of the video production innovation happening in Moscow.
In this special edition of The SVG Podcast, Co-executive Director Ken Kerschbaumer and Director of Digital Brandon Costa give you their take on the big headlines they have seen here at this FIFA World Cup, includes a look at Fox Sports’ operations, the set up of studio sets for various Multimedia Rights Licensees at iconic Red Square (including a spectacular augmented-reality studio from Britain’s ITV), the positive experiences broadcasters have had in Russia, and much more.
We’re also joined on the show by Eli Velazquez, EVP, Programming, Production, and Content for Telemundo Deportes, which is broadcasting its first men’s FIFA World Cup as the Spanish-language rightsholder in the United States. He offers a peek inside the company’s IBC footprint, the challenges he faced in preparing for this event, and even offers advice to aspiring sports video production professionals who aspire to work a mega-event such as this.
The SVG Podcast is for the sports-video–production professional looking to keep up with the latest in sports-video–production operations and technology. The program features interviews with some of the biggest, most influential names in the sports-video business talking trends and topics that are making an impact on the industry.