Production Technology Seminar 2012

Participant list 
Speaker biographies and presentation synopses

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Introduction - Hans Hoffmann, EBU
Content production in a multi-layer organisation
- Roberto Pomari, RSI
ALBERT: The future of TV production? - Kevin Price, Bafta, UK

Session 1: Use cases
Tri-media production "Uusi päivä" - Samu Reijonen, YLE
Royal Wedding: the world’s most expensive wedding video - Peter Taylor, BBC
Tailor-made automation at NRK: How to solve feeding large amounts of metadata to selective users - Gunnar Dahl and Tormod Varvaagen, NRK
Improving  the QoE of 3D live broadcasting: Roland Garros and other live events - Wei David Chen, Orange Labs and Charles De Cayeux FTV

Session 2a: Codecs
The Eurovision contribution codecs: findings - Adi Kouadio, EBU
New contribution codecs: requirements - Steve Westlake, BBC
SP HIPS Codec testing results - Massimo Visca, RAI
Getting a handle on MXF Interoperability: AMWA Application Specifications - Brad Gilmer, AMWA

Session 2b: Interoperability in IT based production workflows
UK file based exchange project as a use case - Kevin Burrows, Channel 4
EBU-TT, the XML successor of the STL subtitling format - Frans de Jong, EBU

Days Two and Three


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