SMPTE to Produce Speaker and Panel Program for ConnecTechAsia2020 Singapore

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SMPTE, the organization that is defining the future of storytelling, today announced that the Society will produce and host a program at ConnecTechAsia2020, organized by Informa Markets. The 2020 edition of Asia's leading information, communications, media, and technology event will be held in Singapore, APAC's digital and innovation hub, June 9-11 at the Marina Bay Sands.

"Thanks to our new partnership with Informa Markets, we have the exciting opportunity to bring a SMPTE-produced program to international audiences at ConnecTechAsia," said Barbara Lange, executive director of SMPTE. "We'll be working with local SMPTE members, as well as members from around the world, to cultivate a rich array of speakers and panelists who can address critical technology topics across the professional media technology industry."

ConnecTechAsia is a three-day show comprising BroadcastAsia, CommunicAsia, and NXTAsia. The 2020 event will feature top speakers and brands from around the world, the latest content and technology showcases, and lively activities and networking events, all aimed at delivering ever-increasing educational value to attendees. Stands are available for booking now, and a full program schedule will be released nearer to the event date.

"We are thrilled to welcome SMPTE onboard as one of ConnecTechAsia's key partners, to bring attendees a robust program of insightful content from industry leaders around the globe. As the world's leading professional organization for media technology, SMPTE and its members bring with them unparalleled depth and highly relevant knowledge and education that will help the industry in the region tackle issues of next-generation broadcasting standards," said Ivan Ferrari, event director of ConnecTechAsia, Informa Markets.

SMPTE has a successful track record of producing and co-producing events for key industry trade shows. The Society hosts the Future of Cinema Conference each year at the NAB Show in Las Vegas and also works with IBC to program content for broadcast and cinema-related topics for the annual Amsterdam event.

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