Kip Welch



Kip Welch
President & Chairman
Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR)

Kip Welch
President
Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR)
Kip Welch leads business development and outreach for MovieLabs, a non-profit technology lab founded by the Hollywood motion picture industry. His work includes investigating new companies and technologies on behalf of the industry, analyzing technology trends in digital media distribution, and conducting outreach to labs, universities, entrepreneurs, and venture investors. He has been a key driver of the EIDR unique ID initiative on behalf of MovieLabs, and he currently serves as President of the EIDR organization. EIDR is a member-driven, non-profit industry organization formed by content creators, distributors, and service providers to drive adoption of a common global B2B identifier for commercial products in the movie and TV digital supply chain. Previously, Kip served as Director of Legal Affairs for Intel’s Digital Home Group, and as Vice President and General Counsel for MicroProse, an entertainment software company.