Event Type: 
Industry Event
Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 10:00 to Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 16:30
London Royal Victoria Dock 1 Western Gateway
E16 1XL London
United Kingdom
Event Details: 

BVE is London's premier event where professionals of all types from the media,
entertainment & creative industries come together to explore and experience the
future of the content creation,commercial innovation & cutting edge technology.
SMPTE is the educational partner of BVE 18

-Free tickets -

SMPTE members  can get VIP entry to BVE18- see  code in weekly emails

For three days, 15,000 creative minds, tech innovators and business leaders come together to celebrate, find inspiration and discuss the latest trends and technologies that are transforming the world of entertainment and media.
As the Educational Partner SMPTE has provided ideas on key topics and found  Speakers - particularly for the new TechFlow Theatre

Join SMPTE member Rob Ambrose on Wednesday and Thursdays as he chairs the key opening sessions – on CTO view and Leading though Innovation – with SMPTE member and ex UK manager John Ellerton   and John Maxwell Hobbs on Thursday with Smart investment: How not to waste money on your technology including Tom Griffiths another SMPTE UK Ex manager and member.

Rob also chairs the lunchtimes sessions On Video over IP ST 2110 – UHD with Sky and on Thursday IMF with A very full SMPTE /DPP team

This was a important meeting : the UK announcement that the DPP  had handed over the Draft SMPTE specification on IMF for Broadcast and Online use.


And there is more on Machine Learning, AI, cyber security, Localisation (using IMF) _ and Audio –

But there are more theatres –   and SMPTE members might be interested in @
from Story Telling -   Blue Planet II and Immersive technology meets storytelling,

The business of Production – with SMPTE UK governor Mark Harrison on the Trends that matter - and for film industry the distribution dilemma – Cinema v VOD.                 and Andy Wilson SMPTE UK manager on how to be Big online - in  the craft of Capture – much on lighting audio and volumetric capture,

And the skills of POST – with 360 degree Atmos and VR and also much in the clouds of connected media starting every morning with SMPTE member Simon Frost of AWS Elemental.

And an exhibition with over Forty  SMPTE Member companies exhibiting at BVE
including  Adder Technology (N12); Adobe Systems Europe Ltd ; AJA (K23); Aperi Corporation (K18-POD3); ARRI (H30); Aspera, an IBM Company (K30); Ateme (K15); Avid Technology (K45); AWS Elemental (C13); Axon Digital Design Ltd (G44); BLT Italia srl (H18); Calrec Audio Ltd. (L37); Crystal Vision Ltd (M01); Dalet Digital Media Systems (H19); DekTec (J14); EVS Broadcast Equipment (J19); FOR-A-UK Ltd. (Q30); Google  ; Lawo AG (M19), Leader Europe (J08); Lemo (UK) Ltd. (N20); Lynx Technik (UK) Ltd. (Q01); Matrox (J18); NewTek EMEA (M40, J08); NMR  PHABRIX Ltd. (L01); PlayBox Technology (UK) Ltd. (L14); Riedel Communications Ltd. (L26); Rohde & Schwarz (X[KH5] ); Ross Video Ltd. (M14); SAM (Snell Advanced Media) (L16, J08); Screen Subtitling Systems (N25); Suitcase TV (F26); Techex Ltd. (H08); Tektronix UK Ltd. (L38); Telestream (M44, J08); TSL Professional Products (H22); Video Clarity (J08); Vizrt ; and v-nova (J08).[AJR7] 

 SMPTE UK thanks its member who are giving up their  time to share their knowledge and experience at BVE 18  – and to those firms who are exhibiting  thus supporting this UK event.,