SMPTE Names TVBEurope a 2013 Media Partner

Partnership Will Support Both Organizations in Raising Industrywide Profile of Educational Conferences and Meetings


WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. March 28, 2013 — The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), today announced that TVBEurope will serve as an official 2013 media partner for the technical society. The partnership will enable both SMPTE and TVBEurope to publicize and promote more broadly their educational and technical conferences, including the SMPTE 2013 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, and TVBEurope’s “Beyond HD Masters” and “IT Broadcast Workflow” conferences.

“SMPTE’s mission is to advance theory and development in the motion-imaging field, and one key way we pursue this mission is by providing educational opportunities to industry members,” said Barbara Lange, executive director at SMPTE. “TVBEurope shares a similar commitment to education, and we are pleased to be working together to promote industrywide awareness of the valuable conferences offered by both our organizations.”

Further information about TVBEurope and its offerings is available at More information about SMPTE and its many programs and resources is available at

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About TVBEurope

TVBEurope is the leading media brand for suppliers to the European television broadcast market. Chosen by IBC to publish the IBC Daily and e-daily, TVBEurope is a proven partner in delivering the very best in news, analysis and debate to the key decision makers in the broadcast industry. The TVBEurope portfolio includes print, digital and conference platforms for bringing suppliers and broadcasters together. TVBEurope provides education, thought leadership, branding opportunities and sales leads for the entire European broadcast industry. TVBEurope also produces some of the broadcast industry’s best-regarded conferences, such as Beyond HD Masters and IT Broadcast Workflow, attended by leading opinion-formers and featuring thought-leadership from around the world.

About the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers

The Oscar® and Emmy® Award-winning Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), a professional membership association, is the worldwide leader in developing and providing motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, technology, media, and entertainment industries. An internationally recognized and accredited organization, SMPTE advances moving-imagery education and engineering across the broadband, broadcast, cinema, and IT disciplines. Since its founding in 1916, SMPTE has published the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal and developed more than 600 standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines. SMPTE members include motion-imaging executives, engineers, creative and technology professionals, researchers, scientists, educators, and students from around the world. Information on joining SMPTE is available at