Bits By The Bay Annual Technology Conference
Produced by the SMPTE Washington DC Section
We’d like to invite you to sponsor The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) Washington DC Section’s two day Advanced Technology Conference this May in Chesapeake Beach, MD.
This is the leading forum for broadcast technology in the Mid-Atlantic area. Our previous events have sold out; last year we had over 120 paid attendees and we expect to sell out again this year. Our past attendees have included senior engineering management from ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox, NBC Olympics, PBS stations, Comcast, Nielsen, C-SPAN, Discovery, Intelsat, Viacom, local systems integrators, government and military agencies and many other notable organizations.
This year’s conference is on Wednesday May 21st and Thursday May 22nd.
Day 1: Presentations and tutorials including a focus on archiving of file-based media.
Day 2: Presentations cover the latest in technology, standards and trends.
Plus Tons of networking!
Sponsorship opportunities are:
Day 1: Breakfast, Morning & Afternoon Breaks, Lunch, Cocktail Reception and Wine for Conference Dinner.
Day 2: Breakfast, Morning and Afternoon Breaks and Lunch.
We will also be hosting a reception for the SMPTE managers, presenters, sponsors and out-of-town attendees near the hotel on the evening of Tuesday, May 20th and we hope you will join us for this.
When & Where
SMPTE- Washington DC Section
SMPTE, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, 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. Information on joining SMPTE is available at http://www.smpte.org/join.
The Washington DC Section of SMPTE hosts monthly section meetings featuring technology presentations and facility tours, an annual holiday party and our annual two-day technology conference. More information about our local section and upcoming events can be found here: https://www.smpte.org/sections/washington-dc