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Glenn Reitmeier, senior vice president of Advanced Technology for NBC Universal, who also leads NBC Universal's technical efforts on industry standards, government policy, commercial agreements, anti-piracy operations and advanced engineering, talks to the COW about his career and achievements, including creating the HDTV standard.

At the National Association of Broadcasters NABshow 2012, Reitmeier will be accepting the National Association of Broadcasters' NAB Technology Achievement Award.

Reitmeier, who has a Master's degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, started his career at the Sarnoff Laboratories and spent 25 years there, pioneering the High Definition standard and accruing 54 Patents. Reitmeier is a Fellow of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers and is a recipient of SMPTE's Progress Medal and the Leitch Gold Medal. He is recognized in the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame, and in 2010 he received a Broadcasting & Cable Technical Leadership Award.

On the eve of accepting the National Association of Broadcasters' NAB Technology Achievement Award, Glenn Reitmeier talked to the COW about his career and achievements.

Join us as we explore his life and incredible accomplishments.






NEWS ANNOUNCEMENTS
Director Of Photography Robert Shacklady Powers ARRI ALEXA Cameras With Anton/Bauer Batteries

Ikegami Announces NAB 2012 Products

Toledo-based Buckeye CableSystem Selects Seven Hitachi HD Cameras for BCSN Local Sports Network

FOR-A Unveils LTO-5 High-Capacity, Tape-Based Video Storage Appliance At NAB 2012

California’s Office of Traffic Safety taps Hollywood film industry to help reduce car crashes caused by using a cell phone while driving

FOR-A Debuts 1 M/E to 2 M/E Video Production Switcher At NAB 2012

Grass Valley Live Production Technology Punches March Madness Again for 2012 NCAA Men’s Final Four Weekend

Pictorvision First to Fly ALEXA M for ARRI Promo at NAB

Modus FX Brings the Winter to "Mirror Mirror"

Marquis to Reveal Latest Media Integration Solutions at NAB 2012

3D software developer MAXON opens new ASEAN centre to better serve local markets

Sony Professional Solutions to Open Digital Motion Picture Center at Sony Pictures Studios

Academy Acquires 70,000 Vintage Production Stills from Bison Archives

Vinten Radamec to Launch Next Generation Heads at NAB 2012

MochaImport+ Now Available

Xiamen University Installs ATEM 2 M/E Production Switcher, DaVinci Resolve and HyperDeck Studio

Petrol Bags Protect DSLR Package for Conservation Documentaries

Pixeldust Studios Produces Visually Compelling Animations For PBS NOVA Series "Cracking Your Genetic Code"

Auralex Installed In World Music Nashville's New Live Venue

FOR-A Provides ‘Continuous Innovation’ At NAB 2012







AmberFin Introduces cost-effective, professional standard media player with HD-SDI output for broadcast grade monitoring

XenData and Marquis Broadcast Deliver LTO-5 Archive Solution for Avid Media Composer

SUGARfx Punchline Titles and Transitions for Final Cut Pro X

Autodesk Announces 2013 Digital Entertainment Creation Software Portfolio

Neyrinck's V-Control iPad App Now Includes Control Skins for Top Audio and Video Apps on Mac and PC

Time Warner Cable Deploys Tightrope Media ZEPLAY Instant Replay Systems for Live Sports Production

Grass Valley Launches Authorized Service Provider Program to Improve Services Activities Worldwide

ev1.tv Delivers News, Live Sports Coverage with Broadcast Pix

Radio 1 producer Clare Chadburn joins Wise Buddah

Cooke expands workforce to meet increased demand for PL glass

Renderplant Studios Expands Graphic Design and Animation Services

Pixomondo Drives 'Faster Than Disaster' for MINI China

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MTI Film Names Merritt to Head International Business Development

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Small Tree Announces Support of Intel’s Next Generation 10 Gigabit Copper Ethernet Adapter at NAB 2012

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Matthews Studio Equipment Introduces SKYSCRAPER at NAB 2012

Deutscher Relies on K-Tek for Smooth Sound Capture









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MASH - That 1 Guy by Wayne Reynolds
Animated music video for solo artist That 1 Guy. One of the more interesting jobs we've done in recent years. That 1 Guy had seen our video...
Australia
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GANGSTER ARABI by rezqi mohamed
A funny satiric Moroccan rapper pretending he is the ultimate urban underground poet, using words and poems of ancient underground poets of ...
Morocco
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Motion Graphic show reel Ann Levshina by Ann Levshina
This is my first show reel I've ever made. I used After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, WaveLab and some other programs. Hope it won't be ...
Russia
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3D Animation By Vinayak by vinayak patel
This is short animation clip prepared completely by me....
India
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Maze - 3D Visualization by Eugen Olsen
A peek into a visualization project of a footbridge & maze for an entertainment resort. From a simple blueprint, a few conceptual ideas and ...
South Africa
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Video Editor - aura canela- DR by aura canela
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Dominican Republic
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The Wig Of Death 2 - Toffeepop V's Micheal the Vulture by Glenn Birks
With his two debt collectors missing, presumed Dead, Toffeepop calls on his arch rival wanting answers. Michael the Vulture doesn't take to...
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Learn Avid's Media Composer 6 - Lesson 1: Getting Started * AVID * Kevin P. McAuliffe In this tutorial, Kevin P McAuliffe gets you started in Avid's Media Composer 6, and talks about some important concepts that you need to understand before you start editing. This tutorial series will teach you everything you need to know about not only Avid's Media Composer, but Avid's Symphony as well.... more
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