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IP and the Engineer The True Story of a Video Engineer’s Fight for His Budget, His Job and for Answers in a World of Fast Transition

SMPTE Hollywood Section Meeting

SMPTE Hollywood

IP and the Engineer
The True Story of a Video Engineer’s Fight for His Budget, His Job and for Answers in a World of Fast Transition

Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (PDT)
Date: Thursday March 24, 2016.
Reception begins at 6:30PM
Program begins at 7:15
Free Parking behind the Theater

Moderated by Steve Wong , Director of Media and Entertainment, Siemens Convergence Creators,

Panelists include:
Thomas Edwards – VP Engineering & Development,FOX Networks Engineering and Operations
Ira Goldstone – SMPTE Fellow, ATSC 3.0 Technical Committee, Executive Engineer at Fox Networks and Operations
Alan Popkin – Director of TV Engineering and Technical Operations for KLCS-TV in Los Angeles
Vince Roberts – Former Executive Vice President Global Operations and CTO Disney ABC Television Group
Steve Garrett – Owner / CEO GQC Entertainment.  GQC provides IP Based production technology for Jimmy Kimmel Live

 

You will hear what ROI division heads look for, how it hits the P&L, the chief engineers view, specifications and real world exploits.

Register today! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ip-and-the-engineer-the-true-story-of-a-vid…

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Date:March 24, 2016.
Reception begins at 6:30PM
Program begins at 7:15
Free Parking behind the Theater

Our meetings are free and guests are always welcome.

 

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Jim Jachetta of VidOvation Speaking at Philadelphia SMPTE & SBE18 Joint Meeting

How to Transmit 4K Video or 10 Gbps Data Wirelessly

Philadelphia SMPTE & SBE18 Joint Meeting Notice

Guests and Non-members welcomeDate:
Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
6:15pm – Refreshments  (courtesy VidOvation)
7:00pm – PresentationLocation:
Lerro Corporation
Valley Forge Corporate Center
905 Madison Ave.
Norristown, PA 19403
(610) 650-4100

Host:  
Matthew Murphy – Lerro

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“How to Transmit Wireless 4K Video or 10 Gbps Data” – SMPTE-LI 2/10/16 Meeting

“How to Transmit Wireless 4K Video or 10 Gbps Data”

SMPTE-LI February 2016 Meeting (Register Now)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

SMPTEMultiDyne
10 Newton Place
Hauppauge, NY 11788

5:30 – 6:00 PM social hour and networking
6:15 – 8:00 PM technical meeting

Speaker: Jim Jachetta, VidOvation

The 60GHz band, with a 7GHz bandwidth, promises to provide wireless broadband network connectivity at distances of up to one kilometer at data rates up to 10 Gbps.  In this presentation we’re going to look at some of the di­fferent challenges that 4K video presents in wireless transmission. If you’re a broadcaster, you might be looking for higher resolution. If you’re a sports league, you might want a higher frame rate for instant replay. We’ll touch on some of these subjects and we’ll share with you some of the future developments in the area of 4K wireless video transmission.

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Jim Jachetta Bio:
Jim Jachetta is co-founder, CTO, Executive VP, and chief problem solver of VidOvation. With over 30 years of experience in designing, integrating and delivering wireless, fiber optic, and IP communication and transmission systems, Jim drives VidOvation to create solutions using world class technology to make the “impossible” and “never been done before” a cost effective, everyday solution.

Jim’s expertise includes streaming video and webcasting, wireless video communications, IPTV, video over wired IP and Ethernet networks, CATV and RF video transport over category cable, video over category cable and coax, and video and RF over fiber optic cable and fiber optic networks. Jim and his team have produced results for many organizations by implementing comprehensive systems for the NHL, NFL, Pentagon, The Las Vegas City Center, and the US Marine Corps to name a few.

In addition, Jim Jachetta has authored multiple articles and white papers including a chapter on Fiber Optic Transmission Systems in National Association of Broadcasters Engineering Handbook and has a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from NYU Polytechnic University. Jim rounds out his design and implementation expertise as a co-author on two patents.

 

 

 

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VidOvation & Partners Ensemble Designs, Marshall and Boxx TV at SMPTE 2012 Tech Conference

VidOvation invites you and your organization to join us October 23 – 25 at the upcoming SMPTE 2012 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition.  Once there, Jim Jachetta and I will introduce you to industry leading products available through VidOvation, take in the many scheduled presentations, and rub elbows.

Networking opportunities allow you to shake hands with trend-setters from numerous segments, including motion picture studios, network broadcasting, software and hardware manufacturing, and post –production from around the globe. Continue reading

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