2013 Storage Visions® Conference Awards submissions now open
Date: Wed, 09/05/2012 - 13:48
Speaker submissions due by september 14, 2012
The Twelfth Annual Storage Visions® Conference, to be held at the Riviera Hotel Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 6 & 7, 2013 is now accepting award submission (until November 23, 2012). The conference theme is: Petabytes are the New Terabytes.
Speaking submissions and conference registration are being accepted through the conference web site: www.storagevisions.com until September 14. 2012. The Travel Page on the web site: http://www.storagevisions.com/2013Travel.htm gives information on reserving a hotel room in our room block as well as discount travel offers.
Award candidates are now being solicited for digital storage products, systems and applications for every aspect of the digital content value chain. Following are the awards categories:
Visionary Products Awards
MOBILE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS: Mobile personal systems utilizing onboard digital storage featuring small packaging, shock resistance, remote access and low-power usage.
CONSUMER STORAGE: Advanced development of digital storage devices and media used in consumer electronics systems.
ENABLING STORAGE TECHNOLOGY: Visionary components and software technology enabling next generation consumer and professional media devices.
HOME ENTERTAINMENT: Innovative use of digital storage in the home environment or to support home access to personal or commercial content.
PROFESSIONAL M&E CLASS SYSTEMS: Systems using digital storage technologies supporting the media and entertainment industry.
PROFESSIONAL M&E CLASS STORAGE: Advanced development of digital storage technologies, devices and media used by the media and entertainment industry.
Visionary Company Awards
A special award in three categories will be presented to firms that have shown extraordinary dedication to the development and support of the show theme:
“Advancing the state of the art in storage technologies utilized in consumer electronics, in the media and entertainment industries and to service firms that support those businesses.”
Categories for these most coveted awards include:
1. CONSUMER ELECTRONICS
2. MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT
3. SERVICES AND SUPPORT
The Art of Storage Award
This award recognizes innovations in design for customer ease of use and good industrial design in digital storage applications, storage media and digital storage devices. The award also recognizes appealing and clever aesthetic features in digital storage applications, devices and media.
Corporate Sponsors and Exhibitors include: Cadence, DriveSavers, Flexstar, Howard Goldstein Associates, IDT, Nimble Storage, and Toshiba. Other Organization and media sponsors include: AVSystems Magazine, Burnworld, Computer Outlook, Coughlin Associates, Createsphere, Davis Consulting Asia, DCIA, Digital Production Buzz, FCIA, Flash Memory Summit, Fierce Cable, HDDFA, HomeToys, IDC, IEEE CNSV, Media and Entertainment Tech, Media Tech Association, Objective Analysis, Parks Associates, PC World Magazine, PriceG2, STA, Storage Review, Trusted Computing Group, TweakTown, St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television, Storagesearch.com and Telecomkh.com.
The Storage Visions® Conference is the premier event bringing together digital storage oriented people from throughout the digital content creation, distribution and use value chain. Join CEO's, industry leaders, manufacturers, and end users at Storage Visions® 2013 in a relaxed and informative environment where attendees can network with world changers and industry titans. Attendees will discover the trends and meet the trendsetters that will drive a new wave of business tied to higher content stereoscopic resolution, more distribution channels, and new digital storage technologies.
There are a limited number of sponsorships and exhibit spaces available for the 2013 Storage Visions® Conference. For information on sponsorship and exhibit opportunities fill out the appropriate forms available on the conference web site: www.StorageVisions.com. Interested parties can also call Storage Visions® at 408-978-8184 or email us at info@StorageVisions.com.
The Storage Visions® Conference is put on by the Entertainment Storage Alliance (www.EntertainmentStorage.Org).