Category: Engineering & ABIP

Virtual Tower Site Tour With This Month’s Online Detroit SMPTE Meeting

The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) Detroit Section will host a free virtual meeting open to all members, guests and non-members on Tuesday, October 12 at 7:00 p.m. Guest speaker Scott Fybush, veteran broadcaster and chronicler of broadcast facilities and happenings in the northeast U.S. and across the country, will take participants… read more

Detroit SMPTE Presents “ATSC 3.0 – Update and Lessons Learned”

The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) Detroit Section will host a free virtual meeting open to all members, guests and non-members on Tuesday, September 14 at 7:00 p.m. The topic will be “ATSC 3.0 – Update and Lessons Learned” with speaker Mike Schmidt of Heartland Video Systems. This virtual meeting is free… read more

PILOT Opening Application Window for 2021 Innovation Challenge

Challenge winners will showcase working prototype at 2021 NAB Show in Las Vegas Proposal deadline set for 5 p.m. ET on July 9 PILOT, the NAB’s technology innovation initiative, will be accepting submissions for the PILOT Innovation Challenge through 5 p.m. ET on July 9. The program will provide mentorship and promotion to winning proposals,… read more

Detroit SMPTE Presents ‘Failure Is An Option’ as June Online Meeting

The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) Detroit Section will host a free virtual meeting open to all members, guests and non-members on Tuesday, June 8 at 7:00 p.m. The topic will be “Failure Is An Option” with speaker Jim Stenberg, Principal Engineer, RF Broadcast, American Tower Corporation. This virtual meeting is free… read more

‘The Next Best Thing’ Media Tour Next Week in Michigan

A consortium of broadcast tech manufacturers will be touring Michigan next week to show off their latest technology with stops in Grand Rapids, Lansing, Indian River and Detroit.  It’s an outdoor event at each location where engineers can check out some of the latest in innovative technologies.  Manufacturers include Broadcast Bionics, Comrex, DJB Radio, Angry… read more

Michigan Broadcasters Invited to Next Alabama Engineering Webinar with Shane Toven

The Alabama Broadcasters Association invites Michigan broadcasters to participate free in their monthly engineering webinar series.  The next webinar will be held Tuesday, May 18 starting at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time and will feature Shane Toven senior broadcast engineer for Educational Media Foundation and is responsible for engineering R&D for the K-LOVE and Air1 broadcast… read more