Membership Tools and Tips for Section leaders

Welcome to the sections area of SMPTE – the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers. Here you will find information about running your section, with guidelines and tips, promotional material and logos, updates on what other sections are doing, ideas for section activities and much more as we update the pages.

These pages are for your benefit.  If there are any additional features you would like to see, please us know by emailing Roberta Gorman.

SMPTE 2015 Annual Membership Meeting

Slide deck from the Annual Membership Meeting at the SMPTE 2015 Annual Tech Conference and Exhibition.  Presented by Barbara Lange, SMPTE Executive Director on 28 October 2015.

Membership Meeting Slides (PDF)

Membership Tools for Sections, including Marketing guidelines

Guidelines and tips, sample emails and phone scripts to help you recruit and retain section members, plus marketing guidelines and tips for newsworthy articles

Member Updates

SMPTE news that you need to know

Section Leaders Webinars and Presentations

Get information on what others are doing, and what's new with SMPTE

June 2015 Section Webcast






April 2015 Section Webcast

Section Leadership Webinar: March 2015; SLIDES ONLY



Logos and Promotional Materials

Ideas for Section Activities

Information on tours, speakers and presentations from other sections around the world