Past Events

Webinar: DVB and HbbTV Technologies in TV Systems

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Webinar

The webinar, jointly hosted by the DVB Project and the HbbTV Association, focuses on the coexistence of DVB and HbbTV technologies in TV systems, both now and in future developments. It includes information on DVB-I and Targeted Advertising. For more information and to download the slides in PDF format,… Read More

Mile High Video 2020

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Online
Conference

DVB is a Technical Contributor for this free workshop aimed at the broadcast/OTT/cable industry. Topics include encoding and streaming workflows, codecs, advertising, DRM and more. On Day 3, in Session #5: Interop & Standards, DVB TM-I chair Paul Higgs (Huawei) will present on DVB-I: Service Discovery of Linear Television Services… Read More

DVB Demos 2020

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Online
Online exhibition

This FREE online event on Thursday 26 November provided an opportunity to learn about the benefits of DVB’s newest generation of internet-centric specifications directly from the companies that are implementing them. The event consisted of a live stream featuring a series of short technology demonstrations, coupled with… Read More

Future Vision: DTG Summit 2020

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Online

Future Vision, the 2020 DTG Summit, marks the 25th anniversary of the Digital TV Group, the centre for UK digital television. This year’s summit is a virtual, free-to-attend event with global reach and scale. World-class speakers will probe the technology, business and public policy implications flowing from cutting-edge innovation across… Read More

DVB DRINKS (not) at IBC2020

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Online

For the first time in more than two decades, the DVB community will not have an opportunity to gather on our booth in Amsterdam and catch up on the latest developments over drinks and snacks. Some traditions, however, are too important to give up on! Friday 11 September, 17:00–19:00 CEST… Read More

Webinar: Making a case for DVB-MABR (July 2020)

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Webinar

In February 2020, the DVB Steering Board approved a new specification for adaptive bit-rate streaming over multicast, DVB-MABR. The solution enables the efficient mass distribution of linear and non-linear media across multicast-enabled IP networks. With the DVB-MABR specification set to be published as an ETSI standard in due course, the… Read More

Webinar: Introduction to DVB's Targeted Advertising specifications (June 2020)

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Webinar

Both DVB and HbbTV have this year published their complementary technical specifications for targeted advertising. These specifications are now available to anyone within the industry wishing to implement the DVB-TA framework. This opens the door for broadcasters and the advertising industry to create opportunities in a space that… Read More

Videoscape Europe

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Online
Conference

DVB’s chair Peter MacAvock will participate in a “fireside chat” panel session at this special online-only edition of Videoscape Europe. Title: The road to all-streaming, and what post-broadcast looks like Moderator: John Moulding, Editor-in-Chief, Videonet Panellists: Peter MacAvock, Chair, DVB; Jason Thibeault, Executive Director, Streaming Video Alliance; Phil… Read More

Webinar: UHD – commercial success or work in progress? (May 2020)

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Webinar

The webinar was moderated by Ian Nock, who chairs the Interoperability Working Group of the Ultra HD Forum. For the discussion that followed the presentations, the speakers were joined by Virginie Drugeon (Panasonic), Chair of the DVB Technical Module AVC Working Group. Slides Click the presentation title to download the… Read More

Webinar: Building a reference client for DVB-I (April 2020)

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Webinar

The DVB-I specification was published in November 2019. Prior to its publication, DVB issued a Request for Proposals to develop a reference client application for DVB-I, with goal of accelerating deployment of the specification. Selected on the basis of the RfP issued by DVB, Sofia Digital has undertaken the development… Read More

Webinar: DVB-I Service Lists & Programme Information (April 2020)

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Webinar

Q&A – most were dealt with live, but some answers were typed also. The DVB-I specification, published in November 2019, defines DVB-I Service Lists, a means for internet-connected devices to find curated sets of linear television services that may… Read More

Webinar: DASH: from on-demand to large scale live for premium services (March 2020)

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Webinar

Originally planned as a full conference session for DVB World 2020 (which was cancelled in light of the COVID-19 situation), this webinar looks at the latest developments with DASH, covering several aspects: low latency, ad insertion, bandwidth prediction,… Read More