Our December meeting was an opportunity to meet with the SMPTE Washington DC Section for an evening of great Food, Drink, and Conversation with our Industry colleagues.
This year's gala was held at Gordon Biersch, 900 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20004, just four blocks from the DC Convention Center, home of the Government Video Expo held the same day.
Dinner was provided by our genereous event sponsors, which we wish to thank:
SMPTE Washington DC Section & SBE Chapter 37
Organizers of SMPTE Washington DC Section and SBE Chapter 37 Holiday Party 2016:
SMPTE, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, a professional membership association, is the worldwide leader in developing and providing motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, technology, media, and entertainment industries. An internationally recognized and accredited organization, SMPTE advances moving-imagery education and engineering across the broadband, broadcast, cinema, and IT disciplines. Since its founding in 1916, SMPTE has published the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal and developed more than 650 standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines. More than 6,000 members — motion-imaging executives, engineers, creative and technology professionals, researchers, scientists, educators, and students— who meet in Sections throughout the world, sustain the Society. Information on joining SMPTE is available at http://www.smpte.org/join.
The Washington DC Section of SMPTE hosts monthly section meetings featuring technology presentations and facility tours, an annual holiday party and our annual two-day technology conference. More information about our local section and upcoming events can be found here:https://www.smpte.org/sections/washington-dc
The Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) Chapter 37 is a very diverse group, including a variety of media professionals in the Nation's Capitol. Our members include local radio and television engineers, national and international network technicians, consulting engineers, electronics manufacturers and Federal employees working in broadcast related positions.
Regardless of your area of broadcast interest, you are sure to find a warm welcome at the Washington DC Chapter of the Society of Broadcast Engineers. More information can be found at www.sbe.org and www.sbe37.org.