January 2019 Meeting

Our January Chapter Meeting will be on Wednesday, 1/16
at WSTM/WTVH/WSTQ, 1030 James St., Syracuse
6:00pm Dinner
6:30pm Business Meeting
7:00pm Presentation

RSVP to Tom McNicholl by 6pm on 1/14

“Managing the Video over IP Production System of Today and Tomorrow”
by Imagine Communications & Tektronix

Imagine Communications and Tektronix will be presenting industry best practices for Video over IP workflows utilizing the latest IP technologies with a look into the recently released SMPTE standards. Here is what you can expect:

    • Hybrid/IP Infrastructure – a review of the standards and the adoption of IP into the broadcast plant.
    • Software Defined Everything – underlying technologies and platforms for Software Defined Networking and workflows.
    • Gain insight and learn about advanced Video over IP workflows with SMPTE-2110, SMPTE-2059 and SMPTE-2022 and how these standards can improve your design
    • Learn about Precision Time Protocol Timing (PTP) with a focus on Tektronix’s Prism for IP/SDI Media Analysis.
    • Discover how Imagine Communications and Tektronix’s technology improves Broadcast & Media workflows.

About the Presenters

Ken Metcalf Imagine Communications Director of Strategic and Regional Accounts has over thirty years in the industry and ten years with Imagine, Ken will be offering an update on Video over IP. Ken and his associates will highlight the latest IP standards and how underlying technologies like software defined orchestration are helping Broadcasters and the Media & Entertainment industry evolve into the future.

Cassidy Phillips is an Enterprise Solutions Architect for Imagine Communications. For the past two years Cassidy has been designing SDI, IP, and hybrid systems. Before moving into system design, Cassidy worked in air-affecting operations roles at KEZI (ABC affiliate), DirecTV (Los Angeles Broadcast Center), and Newscorp (Fox News, Fox Business) for a combined twelve years.

Bruce Lane Tektronix Reseller Video Sales Manager, Americas. Responsible for the Sales and Technical relationship with the Top Tier System Integrators Dealers and Distributors in North and South America. Lane has made technical presentation for the Sport Video Group (SVG), SMPTE, SBE, and other groups across North & South America, Asia, and Europe.

Dinner provided by our presenters

2019 SBE22 Expo
The Chapter 22 2019 Expo plans are underway. Save the date, Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at the Holiday Inn in Liverpool, which will be Wyndham by that time. Renovations of the hotel will begin shortly and will be completed by July. Our website for the Expo is under construction and will be available soon.

To make the Expo a success, we need your help. Please help the Chapter by volunteering for this important event!
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