The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), is the leading technical society for the motion imaging industry with more than 7,000 individual members and 200 institutional members in 64 countries worldwide.

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

SMPTE 2016 Annual General Membership Meeting

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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