RSN Meeting

Thursday, December 17, 2020
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. ET

Few sectors of the sports-media industry have been impacted as significantly by the pandemic as regional sports networks. With that in mind, this meeting will offer a look at the current RSN landscape and how production workflows are evolving to meet today’s challenges. RSN production, operations, and technology leaders will take part in this open conversation in an effort to enhance collaboration, communication, and innovation in 2021.


3:00 p.m.: NESN on Customizing Red Sox Broadcasts in the World Feed Era
Speaker: Howard Zalkowitz, NESN, Senior Coordinating Producer/Director of Production

3:10 p.m.: Altitude on the Launch of Zoom-Based Sports Social Daily Talk Show
Speaker: Ken Miller, Altitude Sports and Entertainment, EVP and General Manager/Executive Producer

3:20 p.m.: NBC Sports Bay Area/California on Remote Studio Production During the Pandemic
Speaker: Dave Bernstein, NBC Sports Bay Area & California, Director, Studio Production

3:30 p.m: Marquee Sports Network on Launching an RSN Just as the Pandemic Hit
Speaker: Mike McCarthy, Marquee Sports Network, General Manager

3:40 p.m: Fox Sports Florida/Sun on Covering the Heat & Lightning’s Simultaneous Postseason Runs
Speaker: Brett Opdyke, Fox Sports Florida & Fox Sports Sun, Executive Producer

3:50 p.m: Fox Sports Detroit on How RSNs Tackled Social Injustice in America Head On
Speaker: Jeff Byle, Fox Sports Detroit, Executive Producer

4:00 p.m: Open Q&A With Speakers 

Time Session
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
All times are in EST

RSN Meeting

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