Congratulations to newly elected and re-elected section officers: Chair for a one year term of July 1, 2011 â€“ June 30, 2012 Charles W. Reti, Chuck Reti Video Services Managers for a two year term of July 1, 2011 â€“ June 30, 2013 Louis Johnson IV, WXYZ TV Channel 7
Detroit Section election of officers is now underway. Members will be receiving instructions via e-mail. Be sure to cast your ballot online by May 15.
SMPTE is conducting four regional seminars in May on practical steps in implementing a file-based workflow. The seminar will cover the steps, challenges, and success in transitioning a traditional broadcast facility to one with a file-based workflow. Nearest to us is Toronto on May 14. Registration is $199 for SMPTE
This month’s program will feature a discussion of the technology specified in the ATSC Mobile DTV Standard, adopted in October 2009. It defines the technical specifications for broadcasters to provide new services to mobile and handheld devices using their digital television (DTV) transmissions. These services are carried along with current