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The Technical Commitee Held Face-to-face Meeting

Amsterdam, September 14, 2013 –The TC f2f meeting was held on September 14 in Amsterdam, RAI Exhibition Center. The meeting reviewed the layer protocol stacks of four layers, the study groups and the specific scopes. The study groups and nominated co-chairs were approved in the TC meeting.

1.TC-PHY: MIMO Study Group (TC-PHY-MIMO) will be co-chaired by Dr. Jongsoo Seo, Yonsei University Korea and Dr. Liang Zhang, CRC Canada, UHDTV Terrestrial Transmission Study Group (TC-PHY-UTT) will be co-chaired by Dr. Tomohiro Saito, NHK-STRL Japan and Dr. Hakju Lee, Samsung Electronics Korea, Cloud Transmission Study Group (TC-PHY-CT) will be co-chaired by Dr. Pablo Angueira, UPV/EHU Spain and Dr. Sung-Ik Park, ETRI Korea, Return Link Interference Study Group (TC-PHY-RLI) will be co-chaired by Dr. Feng Yang, NERC-DTV China.

2.TC-NTK: Centric Protocol Study Group (IP centric or transport) (TC-NTK-CP) will be co-chaired by Dr. Alexander Adolf, Condition Alpha Germany, Broadband cooperation (Dr. Pierre Bretillon, TDF France and Dr. Aguinaldo Boquimpani, SET Brazil) ; Uplink MAC layer (Dr. Lianghui Ding, SJTU China).

3.TC-D&M: Three study groups will be established as ESG/EPG Study Group (TC-D&M-EE), Delivery and Signaling Study Group (Streaming, Delivery, File Delivery, Signaling and Metadata & Accessibility, TC-D&M-DS) and Security Study Group (TC-D&M-SA). The SG co-chairs will be nominated after IBC meeting.

4.TC-APP: Codec Study Group (TC-APP-CD) will be co-chaired by Dr. Shin-ichi Sakaida, NHK-STRL Japan, Application Engine Study Group (TC-APP-AE) and some other groups and co-chairs will be established and nominated.

The next working phase of the TC is to collect research report on next February. The TC Layer and TC SGs will have group discussions on the SG scopes and potential technologies. The TC Layer and TC SGs will have its regular teleconferencing and release the schedule of meetings. The TC will organize the system level and coordination meeting accordingly.