Liaisons

An important part of our mission is to monitor and influence official standards-setting bodies as they create standards for advanced imaging equipment, transmission, and formats. With HDR, HFR, 3D, and VR cutting across several industry sectors, across country borders and into the home, the organizations we liaise with on a regular basis are numerous and varied.

CEA

CEA Consumer Electronics Association

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) unites 2,000 companies within the consumer technology industry. Members tap into valuable and innovative members-only resources: unparalleled market research, networking opportunities with business advocates and leaders, up-to-date educational programs and technical training, exposure in extensive promotional programs, and representation from the voice of the industry, CEA, promoting and advancing member needs and interests. Invest in the Consumer Electronics Association to strengthen your business’ future.

ETC

ETC Entertainment Technology Center

The ETC brings together senior executives from the entertainment, consumer electronics, technology, and services industries to discuss and importantly, to act upon, topics related to the creation, distribution, and consumption of entertainment content.  The ETC, an organization within the USC School of Cinematic Arts, helps drive collaborative projects among our member companies, and also brings next generation consumers to the table to understand the impact of new technology on all aspects of the entertainment industry ? technology development and implementation, the creative process, and existing business models.

SMPTE

SMPTE Society for Motion Picture and Television Engineers

The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) was founded in 1916 to advance theory and development in the motion imaging field. Today, SMPTE serves its members with the latest technology information and education on a rapidly changing industry. SMPTE also is an accredited and globally-respected industry standards-setting body. As the leading technical society for the motion imaging industry, SMPTE is shaping the future of the constantly evolving content.  SMPTE membership includes world-renowned technology thought-leaders from the media content business in 64 countries worldwide. SMPTE members are colleagues in the motion picture studios, broadcast and cable networks, production and post-production community, software companies, systems integrators, manufacturers, display technologies and distribution providers.

NAB National Association of Broadcasters

The Society annual produces the Content and Technology – ConTech seminar with the National Association of Broadcasters. The hollywood meeting is an opportunity for content creators to hear first hand from technology providers about cutting edge innovations and tools coming into the industries workflows. The meeting is annually scheduled in September and held on a member studio lot.