In the digital media world, 2016 was the year of live social streaming and nowhere was it more prevalent than in sports. Whether to Facebook Live, Twitter, YouTube, or Periscope, the amount of live content being streamed live directly to a social media platform has spiked precipitously over the previous year. At the inaugural SVG Digital Summit, an all-star panle will pull back the curtain on this topic.
In a session moderated by Hashtag Sports co-founder Steve Cobb, experts from around the sports industry discuss their trials and triumphs in the world of social streaming and what the future may hold as social platforms become a regular destination for live sports content.
1:30 – 2:15 p.m.
Keys to Successful Social Streaming
Live streaming on platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Periscope have opened up entire new distribution channels that have proven to be tremendously direct and engaging. Content creators from teams, leagues, and media companies that have found success quickly on these platforms share their advice behind their work.
Jayne Bussman-Wise, NYCFC, Director, Digital Marketing
Marc Kohn, Bleacher Report, Senior Director, Video Programming
Mark Leblang, Philadelphia Eagles, Studio/Live Production Manager
Michael Porter, Telescope, VP, Business Development
Rob Shaw, Facebook, Global Sports Media Partnerships
Steve Cobb, Hashtag Sports, Co-Founder
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