VidTrans 07

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Photos from the VidTrans07 (SMPTE/VSF Joint Conference) held in Orlando, FL on January 21 to 24, 2007


Now available: VidTrans 07 Presentations

Conference Program

Monday, January 22, 2007

IP for B2B/Broadcast: File-Based Workflow & Infrastructure - SMPTE Session
Monday Morning Session
  • Using IT Storage for Cameras
    Bob Edge, Thomson

  • MXF Interoperability in a Versioning or Multi-lingual Environment
    Brad Gilmer, for Turner

  • The IPTV Master Control and Playout System
    John Wadle, OmniBus Systems, Inc

  • New Integrated Workflows for Broadcast Facilities
    Chris Lennon, Harris

  • HD Content Object Format and Interoperability within the Broadcast Content Distribution Supply Chain
    Ron Caird, Pathfire, Inc.

IPTV to the Home - Progress and Challenges - VSF Session
Monday Afternoon Session
  • Interop Overview Exhibit Area
    John Dale, Media Links

  • SMPTE2022: A standard for securing transport of Video feeds over IP
    Mary-Luc Champel, Thomson

  • FEC Approaches for IPTV
    Mark Watson, Digital Fountain

  • Fast Channel Change and FEC for the IPTV System
    Jiwang Dai, Thomson

  • NIST-ATP Video Enhanced DSL (VeDSL) 2007 Update
    Michael A. Isnardi, Sarnoff Corporation

  • Network Access Architecture for Multi-Unit Dwellings: A Deterministic Protocol and Streamlined Operations for Exceptional Video Services
    Chris Knight, Rivulet Communications, Inc

Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Panel Discussion: Content Anywhere - The Conflict between Content Creators and Content Consumers - VSF Session
With experts Harvey Benedict, Verisign, Rich Friedel of Fox, Glenn Reitmeier, NBC Universal, and Harry Katz of Arnold & Porter, Jim Kutzner, PBS

Tuesday Morning Session
  • Fox Digital Media Trends
    Rich Friedel, Fox Networks Group

  • Content Anywhere, Legal Lemmas
    Harry Katz of Arnold & Porter LLP

  • Content Protection & The Connected Consumer
    Glenn Reitmeier, NBC Universal

  • JPEG2000 for Contribution of Multi-format Television over IP
    Helge Stephansen, T-VIPS AS

  • Advances in IETF Standards for IP Multicast Video Delivery
    Marshall Eubanks, AmericaFree.TV

File-Based IP for B2C/Consumer: (Internet & Mobile) - SMPTE Session
Tuesday Afternoon Session
  • Content Security in Production and Broadcast Applications
    Ray Baldock, Thomson

  • Archiving Movies in a Digital World
    Dave Cavena, Sun Microsystems

  • The Future of TV and the Internet - TV 2.0
    Ronen Mizrahi, TVersity Inc.

  • Advanced Content Management and Distribution
    David Parisi, AT&T

  • Advanced Audio for Advanced IPTV Services
    Roland Vlaicu, Oren Williams, Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Streaming Media IP for B2C/Consumer: (Internet & Mobile) - SMPTE Session
Wednesday Morning Session
  • A tutorial on DVB-H and MediaFlo platforms and technology
    Joao Gonzaga, Convisual, Inc.

  • Highly Performing and Scalable Content Storage and Delivery Solutions for Internet Broadcasting
    Sudhir Srinivasan, Ph.D, IBRIX

  • Apply Digital Watermarking to Home Entertainment CDNs
    Reza Rassool, Widevine Technologies, Inc

  • Making Mobile Audio/Video a Reality with Programmable DSP Devices
    Tim Simerly, Texas Instruments

  • VC-1: The new SMPTE 421M video compression standard
    Pat Griffis, Microsoft.

  • IP Broadcast Video Fundamentals: Part I - IP Video Technology
    Charles Ganzhorn, Cisco Systems

Focus on Quality - Delivering the Right Content at the Right Quality - VSF Session
Wednesday Afternoon Session
  • IP Broadcast Video Fundamentals: Part II - IP Multicast Technology
    Beau Williamson, Cisco Systems

  • IPTV: Developments in Cross-layer Video Diagnostics
    Ian Valentine, Tektronix

  • Applying the VSF Test and Measurement AHG Video over IP Metrics for IPTV Quality Assurance
    James Welch, IneoQuest Technologies

  • The Challenges of MPLS for IPTV Video Transport - Media Links
    Wes Simpson, Media Links

  • Link to Visit the VSF Channel on YouTube - over 180 videos, with more each week!
  • Link to IP Showcase website
  • Link to IP Showcase Theatre presentations, curated by VSF
  • Link to JT-NM
  • Link to GDPR Policy