21-24 October - Westin Bonaventure - Downtown Los Angeles

SMPTE 2019 showcases peer-reviewed presentations to bring you updates on the technologies that are powering the future of storytelling.


Awards gala

smpte storytellers

space day

Machine Learning

Next Gen Tech

quality metrics

Hands-on With AWS

keynote: movielabs

aes programming

What draws the industry to SMPTE 2019 year after year?

  • World-Class, Relevant Educational Experiences: Expand your know-how on what’s new in motion imaging. You’ll leave SMPTE 2019 with the ability to incorporate what you learn into your own projects. Maintain a competitive advantage by choosing sessions that cover the theories and technologies in motion-imaging that you can apply to what you do.  
  • Insight into the Future of Our Industry: See what motion imaging looks like in the coming year and onward. You'll stay ahead of the tech curve, especially since MovieLabs’ CTO Jim Helman will deliver a keynote about the research lab’s white paper — “The Evolution of Media Creation: A 10-Year Vision for the Future of Media Production, Post and Creative Technologies.”   
  • Opportunity to Network with Experts and Emerging Talent: Build relationships with people who take on the type of work that you do, and with those who have a skillset that complements your own. Face time with experts and thought leaders at SMPTE 2019 will sustain your need for a network of diverse expertise.  
  • Exhibit Hall: Expose yourself to innovative solutions from leading companies in the industry. Return from the conference with ideas to help you and your team work more quickly and affordably. You’ll be able to select and recommend cutting-edge tools in a price-conscious way.  

Speakers and session chairs

Conference Session Hours:
Note our NEW Schedule!

Monday, 21 Oct. through Wednesday, 23 Oct.
Concurrent Sessions | 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Thurs., 24 Oct. Single Track: | 9:00 AM–4:00 PM

Exhibit Hours:
Tuesday, 22 Oct .12:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Wednesday, 23 Oct. 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Thursday, 24 Oct. 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM

On-Site Registration Hours:
Sunday, 20 Oct. 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Monday, 21 Oct. 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Tuesday, 22 Oct. 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Wednesday, 23 Oct. 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Thursday, 24 Oct. 7:30 AM – 1:30 PM

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