LEARFIELD SPORTS’ JOE FERREIRA TO SPEAK AT 2013 SVG COLLEGE SPORTS SUMMIT IN ATLANTA

LEARFIELD SPORTS’ JOE FERREIRA TO SPEAK AT 2013 SVG COLLEGE SPORTS SUMMIT IN ATLANTA

ATLANTA — As part of the 2013 SVG College Sports Summit, Learfield Sports’ Chief Content Officer Joe Ferreira will be one of the featured speakers in today’s 1 p.m. ET session: “The Business of College Sports Video”. The Summit is taking place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Atlanta, May 28-30. Ferreira has oversight of all Learfield content and distribution platforms including interactive, mobile, social, radio, and television media assets. He will be joined in the session by Mark Rodin, Florida State University’s Director of Seminole Productions, and Bill Cella, Chairman & CEO of The Cella Group. The moderator is Tom Buffolano, SVG College Sports Summit, Chairman.

Additionally, Ferreira will be a guest of NeuLion’s Digital Dudes show, to be streamed live at 4 p.m. ET today. Going live from Atlanta at the College Sports Summit marks the debut of the show’s appearance at an industry event, demonstrating its ability to broadcast live from anywhere. During the two-day event, host and EVP & Co-Founder of NeuLion, Chris Wagner, will be speaking with a variety of thought leaders from some of the world’s leading brands in college athletics and digital media business. Each day, six panelists will share their experience and expertise about a wide variety of engaging topics from around the sports, college and digital industries.

All Summit attendees will have the opportunity to watch each show in person or live directly on their PC, tablet or smartphone device, by registering at www.neulion.com/digitaldudes. In addition, those not attending the conference will be able to catch the live broadcast stream online and interact with them through Twitter using the hashtag #digitaldudes. Visit http://digitaldudes.neulion.com/nldd/ to view the full lineup of speakers and topics.