SMPTE Speakers Bureau

List of topics

4K and 8K UHDTV - human visual factors and workflow
Baseband and File Based Technologies 
Beyond HDTV
Brief history of the second 
Cloud architecture, performance, apps
Digital Cinema projection systems, including High Frame Rate
Digital Display Interfaces 
Digital Storage Devices and Systems
Digital Storage in Media and Entertainment
Display Technologies
File-based workflow technology and related 
History
Human Perception
IT systems, Ethernet
Live Event Production
Post production workflow, software tools
Project Management
Stereocopic 3D; Emerging image capture & processing
System Design for Broadcast
The Role and Future of M&E Metadata
Wireless AV Connectivity

 

List of Speakers/Contact information


 

Jonas Bowen

Executive Producer
Peak Harmonics

Topics:
Digital Audio
Master Control
Automation Systems
Installation

Willing to present at:Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars,     Conferences, Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press, Virtual Classroom Courses, Sustaining Member Companies

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:
More than 100 miles
Depends on my work/travel schedule
Internationally    
Willing to present virtually

Any additional comments/information:
Digital Media Topics are my passion

Contact preference: Email
Email: Jonasbowen@gmail.com
Phone: 818-941-6212


Thomas Coughlin

President
Coughlin Associates

Topics:
Digital Storage in Media and Entertainment
Digital Storage Devices and Systems
The Role and Future of M&E Metadata

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Regional Seminars, Speak to the Press, Student Chapter Meetings, Conferences, Virtual Classroom Courses, Educational Webcasts, Panel Discussions, Sustaining Member Events

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:

Depends on my work/travel schedule.
Internationally
Willing to present virtually

Any additional comments/information:

I work in the San Francisco Bay area and for travel outside that area I would probably need those expenses covered.

Contact preference: Email
Email: tom@tomcoughlin.com
Phone: 408-978-8184


Jim DeFilippis

Independent Consultant to Media/Broadcasting
CGO

Topics:
File based workflow
High frame rate cameras/recorders
HDTV
Video compression

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars, Conferences, Participate in Panel Discussions, Virtual Classroom Courses, Sustaining Member Companies

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:

Depends on my work/travel schedule.

Any additional comments/information:
Generally available in the LA/SD area as well as SF and San Jose

Contact preference: Email
Email: jimdtv12@gmail.com
Phone: 424-298-0524


Al Kovalick

Founder
Media Systems Consulting
 

Topics:
File-based workflow technology and related
IT systems, Ethernet
Cloud architecture, performance, apps
Brief history of the second

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars, Conferences, Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:
Less than 100 miles
Depends on my work/travel schedule.
Willing to present virtually

Any additional comments/information:
See www.theAVITbook.com for more info and bio for Al

Contact preference: Email
Email: kovalick@pacbell.net
Phone: 4088078104


Karl Kuhn

Senior Video Applications Engineer
Tektronix
 

Topics:
End to End Digital Video Implementation
Challenges and QC    
Video IP Testing    
Transcoder Optimization   
Camera Shading and Color Balancing

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars,   Conferences, Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press, Virtual Classroom Courses,    Sustaining Member Companies    

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:
More than 100 miles
Internationally
Willing to present virtually

Contact preference: Email
Email: karl.j.kuhn@tektronix.com
Phone: 703-282-5745

 


Jack Linder Jack Linder

CNN, Senior Project Manager

Topics:
Project Management

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars, Conferences, Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press, Virtual Classroom Courses, Sustaining Member Companies

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:
Depends on my work/travel schedule
Willing to present virtually

Any additional comments/information:
Certified PMP (Project Management Professional) and CSM (Certified Scrum Master)

Contact preference: Email; Phone
Email: jack.linder@turner.com
Phone: 404-827-4641
 


John Luff

HD Consulting

Topics:
System Design for Broadcast
Project Management
Baseband and File Based Technologies

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars,
Conferences, Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press, Sustaining Member Events

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:
Less than 100 miles
Depends on my work/travel schedule.
Internationally
Willing to present virtually

Any additional comments/information:
Travel compensation requested,  stipend requested for any presentations related to profit making activities

Contact preference: Phone or email
Email: john.luff@HDConsulting.tv
Phone: 724.318.9240


Pete Ludé   
Senior Vice President, Solutions Engineering
Sony Electronics, Inc

Topics:
Stereocopic 3D; Emerging image capture & processing
4K and 8K UHDTV - human visual factors and workflow
Digital Cinema projection systems, including High Frame Rate
Post production workflow, software tools

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Conferences,
Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:
Depends on my work/travel schedule, Internationally, Willing to present virtually

Any additional comments/information:
None

Contact preference: Email
peter.lude@am.sony.com


Peter Putman

President
ROAM Consulting LLC
 

Topics:
Display Technologies
Digital Display Interfaces
Wireless AV Connectivity

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars, Conferences, Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:

Depends on my work/travel schedule.
Willing to present virtually

Any additional comments/information:
Have presented all over the USA, but travel expenses are usually the limiting factor. Can't sustain them out of pocket.

Contact preference: Email
Email: pete@hdtvexpert.com
Phone: 215-230-1861


Mark Schubin
Technology Consultant
SchubinCafe.com

Topics
History 
Human Perception
Live Event Production
Beyond HDTV

Willing to present at:
Section Meetings, Student Chapter Meetings, Educational Webcasts, Regional Seminars, Conferences
Participate in Panel Discussions, Speak to the Press, Virtual Classroom Courses, Sustaining Member Companies

Distance willing to travel for speaking engagement:
Depends on my work/travel schedule

Any additional comments/information:
SMPTE Fellow and multiple Emmy winner, have worked professionally in media since 1967, have lectured at the Library of Congress, sample lectures may be downloaded at SchubinCafe.com

Contact preference: Email
TVMark@earthlink.net