Members Engage to Create a Vital Society of Technologists

The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), is the leading technical society for the motion imaging industry with more than 6,000 individual members and 200 institutional members in 64 countries worldwide.

Our members include engineers, technical directors, cameramen, editors, technicians, manufacturers, designers, educators, consultants and field users in networking, compression, encryption and more.

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)

Our members come from a broad group of organizations, including studios, television, cable, telecommunications, production and post-production communities as well as from software companies, systems integrators, manufacturers, display technologies, and distribution providers.

Our members are organized locally within Sections where they provide networking and a robust offering of education through monthly technical programs.

SMPTE offers several different levels of Membership.  Choose a level that is right for you and your business

  • Individual: including Executive, Professional, Associate and Student
  • Institutional: Corporations, Associations, Academic and Government

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