Author: Frank Maynard

Section elections now open

The election for Detroit Section officers and managers is underway. Members eligible to vote were sent an e-mail with instructions on how to vote online. If you opted out of online voting, you should receive a paper ballot in the next few days. Please be sure to vote online or

The future of the Detroit Section

We held a very productive meeting of SMPTE members, interested parties and media students at the Art Institute of Michigan’s Novi campus on Monday evening, October 9, 2017. We were joined by Brian Claypool, the SMPTE Central Region Governor. The discussion centered on a couple main topics. First, of course,

Special Membership Meeting

As of July 1, the Detroit SMPTE Section is in “limbo” status with the national SMPTE organization. For the recent Election period this past spring, we were unable to field a slate of candidates for Section Officers (Chair and Secretary/Treasurer), and had a minimum number for open Manager positions. Since we as