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The Oscar® and Emmy® Award-winning Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), a professional membership association, is the worldwide leader in developing and providing motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, technology, media, and entertainment industries. An internationally recognized and accredited organization, SMPTE advances moving-imagery education and engineering across the broadband, broadcast, cinema, and IT disciplines. Since its founding in 1916, SMPTE has published the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal and developed more than 650 standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines. More than 6,000 members — motion-imaging executives, engineers, creative and technology professionals, researchers, scientists, educators, and students— who meet in Sections throughout the world, sustain the Society. Sections are the face of SMPTE to many of our members – a great resource for educational programming, technical expertise, and networking . Currently, SMPTE has 27 local sections worldwide, which host more than 200 meetings, tutorials and workshops each year. The San Francisco Section elects officers that plan local technical programs, tailoring the programming to the interests of the local audience and our available resources.

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SMPTE San Francisco Section NAB Wrap Up

918 Parker St

Missed the 2019 NAB show? Or were you just too overwhelmed by it all? Join Industry Gurus Michelle Munson, Pat Griffis, Dave Van Hoy, Gary Mandle, and Steve Lampen for a panel discussion on what they saw, what the emerging trends are, and any other cool stuff we saw at the show. Eluvio will also have a demo of their newly introduced Content Fabric for you to take a look at. 6:30 - 7:30 - Networking and refreshments 7:30 - 9:30 - Program Refreshments will be served. Please register at Eventbrite https://smptesfapril2019.eventbrite.com

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A look at Uncompressed Video over IP


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