AWS Elemental Insights Newsletter
Vol. VIII, Issue 3 | April 2018
A resource for video providers who transform ideas into compelling content that captivates viewers.
Plan Your NAB Show Experience
Amazon Web Services (AWS), AWS Elemental, and partners will spotlight video solutions at the 2018 NAB Show that help media companies around the world work smarter, faster, and more efficiently. View our NAB Show event page to watch a show preview video and learn about the demonstrations, partner activities, and special events we have planned in booth SU2202 in the South Upper Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC).
Interested in meeting with one of our video experts? Schedule a meeting.
Keynote: Race on the Red Planet | LVCC Main Stage
Gain insights into the future of content creation during a three-act, action-packed production involving NASA's Curiosity and Opportunity rovers on the surface of Mars. This session, titled 'Race on the Red Planet: Chasing our Creative Future With Curiosity and Opportunity', will give attendees and viewers online an exclusive, front-row seat for demonstrations and discussions of the latest cloud-based media workflows and advanced machine learning technologies. The keynote will take place on Wednesday, April 11 at 11:00 am on the North Hall Main Stage, and will be streamed live at live.awsevents.com.
Tech Talk: Increase the Value of Video with Deep Learning & Media Services
Learn how to make video searchable using Amazon Machine Learning tools and create video highlight clips from keywords using AWS Elemental MediaConvert. See how you can produce captions and translations to expand audience reach using Amazon Transcribe and Amazon Translate with AWS Media Services. AWS Elemental and AWS Tech Talks will take place on April 9, 10, and 11 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm in the South Upper Hall, booth SU2202. Space is limited. Secure your spot.
Register for the 4K 4Charity Fun Run
Join us on Tuesday, April 10 for the 4K 4Charity Fun Run at the 2018 NAB Show. The 4km (2.49-mile) fun run starts at 7:30 am in beautiful Sunset Park, and all proceeds benefit Girls Who Code and FIRST Nevada. Complimentary bus transportation is provided from major NAB hotels before and after the event. Find more information and register at 4k4charity.com/runs/nab.
AWS Insights at NAB Show
Media and entertainment leaders from AWS will share cloud video and machine learning insights at NAB Show during the following sessions.
April 10, 9-9:25am: Usman Shakeel, Worldwide Technology Lead, Media & Entertainment at AWS, will present 'The Evolution of Content Production Aided by Machine Learning' as part of a half day looking at machine learning, deep learning and artificial intelligence technologies. The session will take place in the North Hall of the LVCC. Learn more.
April 11, 9-10am: Ben Masek, Worldwide Business Development Lead, Media & Entertainment at AWS, will discuss cloud and media workflows as a guest panelist on NAB Show LIVE, the official live streaming broadcast of NAB Show. Learn more.