<img height="1" width="1" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=414634002484912&amp;ev=PageView &amp;noscript=1">
Donate
Early Registration for the 2024 Media Technology Summit Is Now Open
Donate

Stay ahead of the curve with the SMPTE webcast dedicated to standards updates.

Stay ahead of the curve with the SMPTE webcast dedicated to standards updates. Look into to the recent advancements and opportunities in standards development and explore key changes and progress made in various standards workgroups over the past year, including updates on ongoing projects, enhancements in standards tools, and valuable guidance on how to engage in the standards work.

Standards Update 2024: Navigating the Latest Developments

Stay ahead of the curve with the SMPTE webcast dedicated to standards updates. Look into to the recent advancements and opportunities in standards development and explore key changes and progress made in various standards workgroups over the past year, including updates on ongoing projects, enhancements in standards tools, and valuable guidance on how to engage in the standards work.

Description

 

Our Director of Standards Development will address pressing questions, such as:

- What new projects have been initiated in standards development in the past year?
- What are the latest advancements in tools for creating standards documents?
- How can individuals actively participate and contribute to standards development efforts?

We'll delve into specific topics such as standards projects, HTML editing, the introduction of new publishing platforms, improvements in SKN (Standard Knowledge Network), and the process of becoming a Standards Committee (SC) member. Whether you're a seasoned professional or a newcomer to the standards arena, this webinar offers indispensable knowledge and resources to empower your journey in standardized technologies.

Anyone intrigued by the evolving landscape of standards, whether as an observer or an active participant, will find this webinar invaluable for staying informed, engaged, and equipped to make meaningful contributions to the standards community.

Join us and help the change that drives our dynamic industry.

Speakers

Thomas Bause Mason headshot

Thomas Bause Mason

Thomas Bause Mason is the Director of Standards Development for the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE). At SMPTE he is responsible for maintaining the technical infrastructure for both the standards community and SMPTE HO. Bause Mason, formerly owner of Open Media Consulting, began his career in Cologne, Germany, as a computer programmer for automation software in the nuclear and automobile industries. Before his move to Los Angeles, Bause Mason worked at West German Television (WDR) and Cologne Broadcasting Center, where he led the quality control department. In Los Angeles, he became a postproduction consultant and then built and managed the encoding operations for Ascent Media. Joining NBCUniversal in 2005, he focused on emerging technology, spending two years in London to support the company's international business. Throughout his career, Bause Mason has assisted industry organizations in the development of standards, technical recommendations, and study group reports. He holds several patents and is a SMPTE Fellow.

View more View less