Application Deadline Extended for 2018 Student Paper Award and Scholarship!
Applications for Society's Annual Student Opportunities Are Now Due by 21 May
Calling All Transformative Technologies
The HPA has opened its call for entries for the Engineering Excellence Award! Now in its 13th year, this award is considered one of the most important technology honors in the industry, spotlighting companies and individuals who draw upon technical and creative ingenuity to develop breakthrough technologies. Submissions will close on 25 May!
Call for Papers is Open!
Deadline for Technical Manuscript Proposal Submission for the SMPTE 2018 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition is May 28
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