HITS Connections


MESA’s M+E Journal Goes Live

The spring/summer edition of the “M+E Journal,” published by MESA and geared toward senior media and entertainment executives who oversee their companies’ digital futures, is... More

EES @ HITS 2024: The Ankler Provides Wake-Up Call to the M&E Industry

Journalists from the newsletter “The Ankler” provided a wake-up call to the global media and entertainment (M&E) industry on May 22, at the Entertainment Evolution Symposiu... More

HITS 2024: What Will the Next Tech Supercycle Mean for M&E?

On May 22, at the Hollywood Innovation & Transformation Summit (HITS), The Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) predicted what the largest opportunities and threa... More

HITS 2024: AI Offers New Ways for Filmmakers to Create Content, ICVR and AMD Say

Animation, visual effects and virtual production have offered technologically advanced techniques for content creation, and when those tools are combined with the power of artifici... More

HITS 2024: How AI, DEI Can Innovate TV Advertising

Embracing diversity, equity, and inclusion can serve as catalysts for innovation in TV advertising, reshaping the landscape with the help of cutting-edge artificial intelligence (A... More

HITS 2024: WiTH Provides Updates on its Board, Events

Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH), on May 22, during the Hollywood Innovation & Transformation Summit (HITS), introduced the most recent nominees to the WiTH Foundation Boa... More

HITS 2024: Box Explores the Opportunity Presented by AI

Keeping content secure is an evolving challenge and artificial intelligence (AI) presents an opportunity to fundamentally change how the media and entertainment (M&E) industry ... More

HITS 2024: Identifiers Can Help the Supply Chain Integrate AI, EIDR Says

As artificial intelligence (AI) increasingly becomes an agitator for complexity within media and entertainment industry contracts, and as intellectual property (IP) rights are bein... More

HITS 2024: Box CEO Unlocks the Value of AI

LOS ANGELES — As a sophomore University of Southern California student nearly 20 years ago, Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie took on an internship at Paramount, with a large po... More

WiTH May 22 Luncheon to Offer Guidance Model for AI

At the Hollywood Innovation & Transformation Summit (HITS), being held May 22 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, Women in Technology Hollywood (WiTH) will host a works... More

Creatives Bring AI Insights to May 22 HITS Event

The Hollywood Innovation & Transformation Summit (HITS), being held May 22 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, will see more than one insight from content creators abou... More

Update on Language Metadata Table Set for May 22 HITS Event

The Hollywood Innovation & Transformation Summit (HITS), being held May 22 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, will see an update on the latest with the Language Metada... More

Technology Goddesses Seeks WiTH Volunteers

Technology Goddesses, a San Diego-based nonprofit that works to reduce the disparity between women and men in STEM, is seeking volunteers from the Women in Technology Hollywood (Wi... More

NAB 2024 Wrap: AWS, Dubformer, NAGRA, AppTek

LAS VEGAS — Proof that live production in the cloud is ready for primetime, integrating AI into all areas of localization, watermarking premium content, and new partnerships gear... More

FilmTrack Acquired by Rightsline

Rightsline, a global leader in rights and royalties management solutions, and City National Bank have entered into a definitive agreement whereby Rightsline will purchase FilmTrack... More

Revolutionizing Global Distribution: Inside Iyuno’s Cutting-Edge Production, Media Hub

In the fast-paced global distribution supply chain of the media and entertainment industry, the increasing demand for simplification requires innovation and comprehensive service o... More

NAB 2024 Wrap: Signiant, Zixi, RSG Media, OOONA

LAS VEGAS — The monster job of handling an unprecedented file transfer load, looking into GenAI for rights management, efficiencies in video delivery technologies, and partnershi... More

NAB 2024 Wrap: Vubiquity, Qvest, Synamedia, Whip Media

LAS VEGAS — New application using GenAI, multi-CDN steering for everyone, and staying on top of the rapid adoption of FAST. Here’s what Vubiquity, Qvest, Synamedia, and Whip Me... More

NAB 2024: VITAC, Prime Focus Technologies, Irdeto Earn Sustainability Honours

LAS VEGAS — Several MESA members were among those honoured at the NAB Show for their work in sustainable practices. NAB Show celebrated sustainability champions in six categor... More

NAB 2024 Wrap: Eluvio, EZDRM, Brightspot, PallyCon

LAS VEGAS — New version releases, new security partnerships, and new awards to take home. Here’s what Eluvio, EZDRM, Brightspot, and PallyCon shared during the 2024 NAB Show. (... More

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