Technical Committee Meeting Held during NAB2016

Las Vegas, April 20, 2016 – The FOBTV Technical Committee held its face to face meeting on April 20th in the Las Vegas Convention Center during the 2016 NAB Show. The meeting was chaired by Yiyan Wu from Communications Research Centre Canada (CRC), with participation by FOBTV TC Members from all around the world.

Presenters gave talks on the latest status of current technologies and standards. Rich Chernock, Chair of ATSC gave an update on ATSC 3.0’s structure and individual standards documents status from the perspective of FOBTV.

Peter Siebert, Executive Director, Digital Video Broadcasting Project Office presented the current activities undertaken by DVB including UHDTV Phase 2, IP related activities including DVB DASH, OTT Multicast aka ABR Multicast, Study Mission Group on Beyond TS and others.