SMPTE Joins #GivingTuesday Movement With a Focus on Funding Standards, Membership, and Education
Support for the Next Century Fund Is a Critical Enabler of Future Standards Work, Membership Opportunities, and Educational Programming
SMPTE 2017 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition Draws Record Crowds
Plans for 2018 Already Underway: Annual SMPTE Event Will Move to a New Downtown Los Angeles Venue to Accommodate Sustained Growth
SMPTE Say Goodbye to Hollywood Rotator
We're Moving the Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition!
New Location: Westin Bonaventure Downtown LA
SMPTE Executive Director Barbara Lange Earns Alumni Achievement Award From Washington & Jefferson College
W&J's Strong Alumni Connection to the Society Includes Lange and Two Past SMPTE Presidents, Ken Mason and John Mason
SMPTE is a professional membership association of technical geniuses who make it possible for everyone to experience the advancement of entertainment technology.
From our sponsors
7000 members sharing expertise globally.
62 countries represented.

Our Members are Creating the Future of the Industry Today

SMPTE’s mission is to be a leader in the advancement of the art, science, and craft of the image, sound, and metadata ecosystems around the world.

Sustaining Corporate Members

27 student chapters, globally.
9 Emmy® awards for our Standards work.

SMPTE Standards are Created by Members

Volunteer committees from all industry sectors participate in SMPTE Standards development.

For more than a century, SMPTE has developed more than 800 standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines that are currently in force, and continues to innovate, generating an average of 50 new standards annually cinema, television, internet video, storage, workflows, and much more.

More on Standards

823 published Standards in force.
1 Oscar® award and 3 Academy Awards.
23,345 journal articles.
From our sponsors