5th World Congress – PCCS
(2009) two live 1 hour feeds, morning & afternoon
Client: World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery

Live amplatzer surgery with commentary from the operating room and Q&A by cardiologists from the convention floor in Cairns, Australia (where there was large screen projection). Cascading connections to hospitals in Japan, South Korea, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and India. Worldwide production by AVSS. Okayama, Japan production by IVW – coordination, site survey, technical planning, setup & rehearsal day & 2 live operations the following day, 2 HDV cameras with American operators (in lead aprons), 2 fluoroscopes, 2 echo machines, computer with physiological data, laptop with pdfs, multiformat switchers and converters, wireless mics, mix-minus audio, SNG van uplink, international phone coordination, tech and camera ops and satellite coordination… simultaneously in English and Japanese!

Producer Website: www.avss.com

PCCS – "Live cardiac surgery transmission"