At NAB 2015, Hula Post Production Chief Technology Officer Josh Rizzo will participate in a panel discussion about emerging cloud-based workflows for production and post. Part of the Entertainment Technology Center @ USC’s Media Management in the Cloud Conference, “Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Leaving Physical Media Behind in a Digital World” is set for Tuesday, April 14th at 11:00 a.m., Booth S219.

Moderated by Christine Thomas, Dolby Laboratories Senior Director, Content Solutions, the discussion will focus on cloud success stories, workflow improvements and future challenges as productions make the transition from physical media to cloud-based modes of production. Along with Rizzo, panelists will include representatives of Equinox, Front Porch Digital, Dolby Laboratories and Wipro Technologies.

Rizzo will also be featured in one of the ETC’s Vignette Chats at NAB. Titled “It’s All ‘Production’ Now,” the chat is slated for Wednesday, April 15th at 12:30 p.m., Booth S219.

Additionally, Rizzo will take part in a streaming video program at the Teradek Cube, C6025, also sponsored by the Entertainment Technology Center. Rizzo will join ETC’s Erik Weaver and WCP Media Services Managing Director/Americas Ken Yas for a discussion titled “The Cloud: Where We’re at Today.” Hosted by journalist Debra Kaufman, the event is scheduled for Monday, April 13th at 3:30 p.m.

As an entertainment technologist, Josh Rizzo works with companies across the film, television, broadcast and advertising industries in the strategic implementation of new technologies.   

About Hula Post Production
For nearly 20 years, Hula Post has provided exceptional equipment rental services to the post production and broadcast communities. With offices in Burbank and West Los Angeles, we are the industry leader in customized workflow solutions. We offer a large inventory of editorial and finishing systems, storage solutions, and support gear, and we back it up with the most experienced and knowledgeable support team in the industry. Whether you need a single system or a complex, customized workflow to take you from production through post, we can provide you with the tools to meet your technical requirements, budget and production schedule.

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