Beyond the Second Generation, Beyond the Second Screen.
DVB World 2013 will take place from Monday March 11th to Wednesday March 13th in Madrid. The conference and exhibition will take place in a single convenient location at the Melia Madrid Princesa Hotel.
For almost 20 years, DVB and its digital TV standards have been at the forefront of digital TV around the world. What technical and social developments can we expect in the near future and what will TV look like beyond DVB’s second decade? This question and other timely topics will be addressed over the three day event.
DVB World 2013 will be opened with a keynote speech by Greg Williams, Executive Editor of Wired UK, taking a look at changes in recent digital technologies and consumer behaviour. This topic will be further explored from the perspective of public and private broadcasters, regulators, digital media operators and manufacturers by speakers best placed to enlighten.
Speakers will be drawn from companies and organizations such as: EBU, ITU, RTVE, University of Braunschweig, SES, IHS/Screen Digest, Octoshape, Orange, Eurovision, Global IP, Sony, HHI/Fraunhofer, NDS/Cisco, SNL Kagan, Ericsson, Dolby, as well as many DVB specialists.
DVB World 2013 will also feature a Pre-Conference Masterclass on Video Coding by Thomas Wiegand of HHI/Fraunhofer.
DVB World 2013 will also feature a number of companies showcasing their services and technology in a curated exhibition space adjacent to the main conference room.
Over the years, DVB World has become the biggest annual gathering dedicated to DVB standards, DVB related technologies, and services. Attracting delegates from around the world, it represents both DVB member companies and non-members.