Mon Oct 21, 2019 (All day) to Thu Oct 24, 2019 (All day)

The Visual Effects Society is a programming partner of SMPTE 2019, and we are proud to present the VES and Academy Award-winning VFX team behind FIRST MAN. VES members may therefore receive 10% off the price of All-Access and Daily Registration Packages.

Join Miniature Effects Supervisor Ian Hunter and Special Effects Supervisor J.D. Schwalm as they discuss the magic of the award-winning FIRST MAN: How a Realistic 1960’s Apollo 11 Space Experience Was Created on Earth 50 Years Later. This discussion will take place on Thursday, October 24 from 3:00PM to 4:00PM.

Because SMPTE 2019 helps with your professional development, we wanted to share what you can expect from the premiere entertainment tech event.

  • 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. Especially since MovieLabs’ CTO Jim Helman’s keynote will describe findings from tech 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. 

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