FOBTV

Organizational Structure

TC-Application Layer Group

 

Chair

Description: Jaeyeon Song

Jaeyeon Song
Director, Multimedia Global Standard Group, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Jaeyeon Song is now the Director of Multimedia Global Standard Group of Digital Multimedia & Communication R&D Center, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Dr. Song received her B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electronic Engineering from Hong-ik University, Korea in 1995, 1997 and 2001 respectively. She joined Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd as a senior engineer in 2001. She has participated in many projects for mobile broadcast service standardization. Her research interests include mobile IPTV and interactive rich media service. She is co-chair of LASeR ad-hoc group of MPEG.

 

 

Vice-chair

Description: Masaru Takechi

Masaru Takechi
Integrated Broadcast-Broadband Systems Research Division of NHK Science & Technology Research Laboratories

Masaru Takechi received B.E. and M.E. degree in electrical engineering from Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan in 1987 and 1990 respectively. Since he joined NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corp.) in 1990, he has been involved in many research projects at its Science and Technology Research Laboratories. He has studied on digital modulation, satellite broadcasting systems, interactive TV applications, digital TV receiver middleware and so on. His current research interests are multimedia application formats, systems and their middleware. He has also been leading standardization activities on interactive TV and Integrated Broadcast-Broadband (IBB) systems at ARIB, IPTV Forum Japan, ITU-R and ITU-T. Now he is co-chair of Rapporteur Group on IBB systems at ITU-R WP6B and Rapporteur for Question 4/9 at ITU-T Study Group 9.