Future Meetings

Jan 17 2019

AWS: Increasing the Value of Media through Machine Learning AWS, Washington DC
Feb 21 2019 Sinclair's KidsCLICK: Cloud-based Multiplatform National Programming Block LTN, Savage MD
Mar 21 2019
Middle East Broadcasting Facility - Facility upgrade & Tour.
MBN, Springfield VA
April 24 2019 Tour of the RagingWire Data Center (private - SMPTE members only) Ashburn, VA
May 14, 2019

IP Bootcamp (private - SMPTE members only)

Diversified, Ashburn VA
June 2019 Evertz IXG - the Internet as a Tool for Broadcast NAB HQ, Washington DC
July 2019

No Meeting - Summer Hiatus

Aug 13,  2019 T-Mobile - Microphone displacement from the 600Mhz Auction - Band purchased by cellular carrier T-Mobile. *Joint meeting with SBE* Jetwave Wireless, Alexandria, VA
Sept 19  2019 Verizon Digital Media Services - OTT coverage of live events Sterling, VA
Oct 2019 Amazon Web Services - A MediaForward event for Students & young professionals (all are welcome) TBD
Nov 2, 2019 Library of Congress - A special all-day event on the past, present and future of media restoring & using archival content in contemporary productions NAVCC, Culpepper VA
Dec 4,  2019 Annual Holiday Party (usually follows first day of GV EXPO trade Show)​ *still being planned* Location TBD, Washington, DC
Jan, 2020 TBA  

Other meeting programs now being planned include: tour an HD Remote Truck, FEDEX Field, Historical Electronics Museum, and presentations by leading equipment manufacturers on evolving technologies. We are also considering tutorial sessions on topics including ATSC DTV standards, MXF and AAF, advanced video and audio codecs, network management/SNMP, and digital cinema.

Future meeting details are provisional, and may be subject to change.

To suggest future meetings, or to arrange a meeting, please contact the section Program Chair, Megan Wagoner, at meganb.wagoner@gmail.com.