Forecast 2011 - Day 1 / Wednesday, 9 Nov. 2011

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Challenges and objectives in the spectrum domain

Nigel Laflin (BBC)

Session 1

Future use of broadcasting bandsModerator:

Nigel Laflin (BBC)


What the WRC-12 regulation may bring?

W. Sami & E. Puigrefagut (EBU)
09:45 Future of the UHF band Greg Bensberg (Ofcom)
10:15 Hybrid radio demonstration Mathias Coinchon (EBU)

Future of digital radio and FM switch off

Øyvind Vasaasen (NRK)

DRM+ field trials in Edinburgh

Lindsay Cornell (BBC)

Session 2

Co-existence with new servicesModerator:

Walid Sami (EBU)


Latest news on PLT in the broadcasting bands

Jonathan Stott (BBC)
12:30 Lunch  

White Space devices, what broadcasters should know

Mark Waddell (BBC)

Future uses of wireless microphones in the UHF band

Wolfgang Bilz (Shure)

Session 3

Migration to DVB-T2Moderator:

Lis Grete Moller (DR)


DVB-T2 planning features

Roland Brugger (IRT)

Experiences with implementation of DVB-T2

Jan-Peter Bengtsson (Teracom)

Session 4  

Future of terrestrial platformModerator:

Darko Ratkaj (EBU)


The future role of terrestrial broadcasting

Roland Beutler (SWR)

Round table

Broadcasting in the 21st century?Moderator:

Peter MacAvock (EBU)

17:00 Panel Session with key note speakers  
18:00 Cocktail evening  


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