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SMPTE 2021 Annual Technical Conference

9 - 18 November | Virtual Delivery

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Call for Papers, and SMPTE Storytellers Now Open

SMPTE seeks technical papers and SMPTE Storytellers for the SMPTE 2021 Annual Technical Conference (SMPTE 2021 ATC).

The conference will run 9-18 Nov. as a virtual event with technical paper presentations delivered via prerecorded video.

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Technical Papers for SMPTE 2021 ATC

The SMPTE Annual Technical Conference is the world's premier peer-reviewed forum for the exploration of media and entertainment technology. Original, previously unpublished manuscript drafts of 4-6 pages will be reviewed by the SMPTE 2021 ATC program committee if submitted by 18 Sept. All submitted manuscripts, whether selected for the program or not, will be automatically submitted to the award-winning SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal to be considered for publication.

Draft manuscripts must provide a clear indication of originality and must address technical theory, research (with results), innovation, application, or practice specific to any of the evolving technologies associated with the media and entertainment industry. Preference will be given to forward-thinking proposals and particularly to research-based proposals addressing cutting-edge technology. Student papers are strongly encouraged. Papers that are of a promotional or commercial or promotional nature will not be considered.

Potential Topic Areas:

  • Augmented and Virtual Reality
  • Broadcast
  • Color Science and Dynamic Range Management
  • Digital Cinema
  • Diversity and Inclusion in STEM
  • eSports and Gaming
  • Human Perception of Images or Sound
  • Infrastructure and Cloud · Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
  • Mobile Media
  • Streaming, OTT

Authors and speakers are offered support throughout the entire submission process. The SMPTE 2021 ATC program committee will provide guidance and resources to assist authors in writing and presenting a successful paper.

All manuscripts will be reviewed by the SMPTE Conference Program Committee and the Journal Review Board before 6 Sept. Authors will be notified whether they are accepted at this time. Those accepted will receive comments and suggestions from the reviewers, which should be addressed before final submission. The deadline for submission of final manuscripts and final presentations is 3 Oct. Self-recorded presentations must be submitted no later than 25 Oct..

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