SMPTE Webcast: Systems & Staff that Create a Broadcast Automation Playlist
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 1:00 PM (EDT)
Behind the Back-Office – Systems and Staff that Create a Broadcast Automation Playlist
Thursday, 14 June 2012
17:00 UTC / 13:00 Eastern / 10:00 Pacific
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Speaker: Karyn Reid Bliss, StorerTV, Inc.
Engineering and operations staff members see the end result of a process that starts months before with input from multiple systems and departments. So what are the systems and processes that go into creating an automation playlist, whether file based or real-time BXF transactions? Join guest speaker Karyn Reid Bliss, StorerTV, Inc., to find out.
For the past 100 years, the people of the Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers (SMPTE, pronounced “simp-tee”) have sorted out the details of many significant advances in entertainment technology, from the introduction of “talkies” and color television to HD and UHD (4K, 8K) TV. Since its founding in 1916, the Society has earned an Oscar® and multiple Emmy® Awards for its work in advancing moving-imagery education and engineering across the communications, technology, media, and entertainment industries. The Society has developed thousands of standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines, more than 800 of which are currently in force.
SMPTE’s global membership today includes 7,000 members, who are motion-imaging executives, engineers, creative and technology professionals, researchers, scientists, educators, and students. A partnership with the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA®) connects SMPTE and its membership with the professional community of businesses and individuals who provide the expertise, support, tools, and infrastructure for the creation and finishing of motion pictures, television programs, commercials, digital media, and other dynamic media content. Information on joining SMPTE is available at www.smpte.org/join.