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This site is a collaboration of two regional chapters
of the following television industry professional organizations:
Last updated: December 3, 2013
SBE Chapter 48
SMPTE Rocky Mountain Section
December 2013 Meeting Notice
Annual Holiday Luncheon at Park Hill
Friday, December 13, 2013
11:30AM to 1PM
Park Hill Golf Club, 4141 E. 35th Avenue, Denver, CO 80207
Bellaire Buffet, $15 per person
Please join us at the Park Hill Golf Club as we conclude another successful year for our combined SMPTE section and SBE chapter.
Bellaire Holiday Buffet:
Baby Spinach, Dried Cranberries, Candied Pecans, and Feta Cheese with a Balsamic Vinaigrette
Green Bean Casserole
Old Fashioned Stuffing
Sage Roasted Turkey with Sherry Mushroom Gravy
Sliced Smoked Ham with a Maple Glaze
Please pay below or send us an RSVP using the buttons below.
From I70 go south on Colorado Boulevard to 35th Avenue. From I25 go north on Colorado Boulevard to 35th Avenue. Turn east on 35th. Entrance is on north side of 35th.
We welcome sponsors for this event. Please contact Rome Chelsi (email@example.com) if your company is willing to sponsor a portion of the luncheon.
We would like to thank RF Specialties (Jim Schoedler) and Harmonic (Fred Ramsey) so far for helping to sponsor the Holiday Luncheon. These contributions to this event make it possible to keep the cost to members low.
Jim Schoedler, SMPTE Rocky Mountain Section Chairman
Shane Toven, Chairman, SBE Chapter 48
Tuesday, December 10, 2013: Denver, CO
DoubleTree Denver Tech Center
7801 East Orchard Rd
Denver, CO 80111
Phone: (303) 779-6161
Click here for Directions
When you register, you may attend all or individual presentation
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Walk In Registration & Refreshments
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 am – From Camera to Compression
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – TroubleShooting, Closed Captioning, ANC Data
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Picture & Video Quality
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Test Equipment Justification Process
12:00 p.m. – 12:35 p.m. – Lunch Provided
12:35 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. – Adaptive Bit Rate Monitoring
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. – CALM Monitoring
2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. – Content Readiness for File-Based Video
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. – Digital Video TroubleShooting: Headend to Post STB
There is no admission fee, lunch will be provided.
*Feel free to forward this invite to colleagues, students, and others interested
A look at Video from Camera to MPEG, Baseband Captions, Baseband Video Quality
We will begin by covering the video path from Camera to MPEG looking at gamut, color space, physic layer and the basic of MPEG. Then we will move onto Close Captioning looking at 608 and 708 in Baseband ANC Data, We will close out the Morning Session by taking a looking at Video Quality, What is QOS and QOE, Single ended quality measurements, and dual ended Referenced Based measurements.
Monitoring Adaptive Bit Rate content, CALM Compliance, Headend to Home Digital Video Troubleshooting and File Based/Multiplatform Delivery along with MPEG Test & Monitoring
After lunch the seminar will switch gears slightly and focus on monitoring, verification of file based content and digital video troubleshooting. We will begin with Adaptive Bit Rate (ABR) monitoring, covering an overview of Adaptive Bit Rate Video then going into where and how to monitor this new video distribution technology. Next, we will dive into compliance monitoring for CALM, including the new 1770-3 standard introduced this year. To keep the VOD and Ad Splice interest, we will then cover File Based Content and how to verify that the content is ready for distribution or insertion. Finally we will wrap things up with a session on how to use the different tools together, showing how you can troubleshoot your Digital Video Content from Headend to post STB.
Tektronix is proud to announce that attendance to our VideoInsight Seminar counts towards 1 credit of category H of the
Society of Broadcast Engineers recertification program.
About the Presenter
The seminar will be presented by Scott Howard, Sr. Application Engineer. Scott has been with Tektronix for 31 years and has held technical support positions in manufacturing, product marketing, Government marketing and sales. Today, Scott consults and teaches test methodologies for Broadcast, Studio, Cable and Manufacturing for customers throughout North America.
For more than sixty years, engineers have turned to Tektronix for Video test, measurement and monitoring solutions to solve design challenges, improve productivity and dramatically improve their video and audio quality. Tektronix is a leading supplier of Digital Video test and Video Network Monitoring equipment for Video Equipment Manufacturers as well as the Production, Post, Broadcast, and Cable industries. Headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, Tektronix serves customers worldwide and offers award-winning service and support. Stay on the leading edge at www.tektronix.com/video.
8200 S Akron St, Suite 108
Centennial, CO 80112-3505
Phone: (303) 649-9600
If you have any questions, need more information or would like to invite more than 3 people, feel free to contact me directly:
Video Sales Coordinator - Americas
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