Educational Partners Expand Offerings


SMPTE partners with organizations  that offer discounted rates to SMPTE Members.

FUTURE MEDIA CONCEPTS, INC. (FMC), established in 1994, is the nation's premier digital media training organization providing manufacturer-authorized training in digital video and film editing, motion graphics, Web design and development, sound design, 3D animation, desktop publishing, architectural and mechanical design, Mac IT and mobile Apps development.  FMC provides in-class, on-site and online training options for IT professionals, Apps developers and digital media professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of digital entertainment and media content. 

FMC is an Authorized Training partner for Adobe®, Apple®, Autodesk®, Avid®, Boris FX®, NewTek® and Softimage®. For more information, please click here

SMPTE Members will receive a 20% discount on all FMC Registrations by following these instructions:

1) Register by telephone with an FMC Sales Agent and mention your SMPTE membership.
2) Present your valid membership card to the registration office on the first day of class.


The Business of Entertainment LLC (BOE) is an educational courseware production company focused on the media and entertainment industry. With headquarters near Hollywood in Burbank, California, BOE produces networking events where media students and career-minded adults meet and learn from senior-level studio executives, producers, post production and production practitioners who conduct the business of show business. SMPTE co-sponsors these events and you can learn more by clicking here.

The Business of Entertainment courseware encircles the volatile and rapidly changing landscape of mass media. We examine the effects of new technologies and evolving consumer habits on Hollywood's proven, but beleaguered business model. The Business of Entertainment seeks to assist students and career-minded executives to understand and frame the issues that will define and shape our industry for the next three to five years.

Our lectures and interviews give students practical advice and insights from industry leaders, corporate executives, engineers and technicians. Our core interests include transparency and leadership. We strive to offer fresh, challenging and visionary perspectives in all of our products.

The Business of Entertainment courseware is featured at UCLA Extension, Woodbury University's MBA program in Los Angeles and L'Ecole ESSEC in Paris.

For more information, please click here.