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Studio Technology Leaders Dinner Honors Chuck Dages

On Wednesday, May 8th, the Entertainment Technology Center hosted its annual Studio Technology Leaders Dinner, honoring longtime Warner Bros. studio executive Chuck Dages with the Bob Lambert Technology Leadership Award. This event, which brought together over a hundred executives from across the major studios, also celebrated the 20th anniversary of the ETC at USC, and featured a lively panel discussion about new and emerging trends in entertainment technology, with the senior technology executives from all six major studios appearing as panelists. Continue reading Studio Technology Leaders Dinner Honors Chuck Dages

ETC Announces Launch of Production in the Cloud Project

The Entertainment Technology Center @ the University of Southern California (ETC) formally launched “Production in the Cloud,” a new project that brings together a core group of key media and cloud-resource leaders to develop guidelines and accelerate innovation and adoption of next-gen cloud-based content creation, production, and distribution tools and processes. Senior executives from the six major studios in coordination with Rackspace, EMC, EVault, Dell and other cloud companies convened recently to serve as governing body to collectively guide this process. The project is looking at the entire life cycle of film and media production, from pre-production collaboration and production, to marketing, distribution and all the way through archiving.  Continue reading ETC Announces Launch of Production in the Cloud Project



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