Broadcasting to the British Armed Forces
Thursday, 19 June 2014 at 17:00 (BST)
We will see and hear how BFBS Television broadcasts up to 16 channels of UK television round the clock to Germany, Cyprus, Gibraltar, the Middle East, Brunei, Indian Ocean, Nepal, to British bases in Canada, Afghanistan, Kenya, Ascension and the Falkland Islands, and how live, multichannel live TV is broadcast to the British Navy Fleet, on-line and to locations (e.g. submarines) without satellite or internet. Add to that around 30 separate radio services broadcast around the clock, around the world on AM, FM, DAB, satellite and on-line.
Numbers are limited to 24
so this meeting is open to SMPTE member only
and a maximum of one guest only
When & Where
SMPTE UK Section
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE),
is the world's leading technical society for the motion imaging industry.
SMPTE members are spread throughout 64 countries worldwide.
The UK section formed in 2012 reflects range wide range of work in "film" and TV" operations, POST, services, Digital Media, manufacturing, univesities and R&D across the UK.
We encourge networking and contacts to occur on a larger scale-
particularly for those new to our industries
Our members include Broadcast engineers, Editors, Digital technicians, Manufacturers, Designers,
Consultants, Project managers, Students
and users in networking, compression, encryption and more.
The UK section is the third largest SMPTE section
and forms a Region with a Governor on the SMPTE board
representing the (almost) 600 members in the UK
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