BEITC Opening Session

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Originally Aired - Saturday, April 13   |   10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PT

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The BEIT Conference Opening features Hao Li’s keynote presentation, “Generative AI for Content Production: From Storytelling to Visual Effects, AI Lip Sync, and Beyond.” The Opening is hosted by NAB CTO, Sam Matheny and includes a welcome from NAB President and CEO Curtis LeGeyt, as well as the presentation of the Best Paper Award and Best Student Paper Award honoring the author(s) of the best paper and student paper published in the NAB Broadcast Engineering and IT Conference Proceedings.

Dr. Hao Li, the CEO and co-founder of Pinscreen, a Los Angeles-based startup that builds the world’s most advanced AI-driven virtual avatars, and an associate professor of computer vision at Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI) in Abu Dhabi will deliver the BEIT Conference keynote. In his presentation, Dr. Li will peel back the layers of generative AI for production – including the latest advancements in AI lip sync technology, face swap, and de-aging, as well as the future potential of AI technology.

The Broadcast Engineering and IT (BEIT) Conference is designed for broadcast engineers and technicians, media technology managers, broadcast equipment manufacturers, and R&D engineers.


Lynn Claudy
Senior Vice President of Technology
National Association of Broadcasters
Curtis LeGeyt
President and CEO
National Association of Broadcasters
Hao Li
CEO & Co-Founder
Sam Matheny
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
National Association of Broadcasters
Paul Shulins
IEEE Broadcast Technology Society