09.24.2013 01:38 PM
IEEE Broadcast Technology Society Finalizes Fall Symposium Program
Three keynote speeches are planned, with the first on Oct. 9
PISCATAWAY, N.J.—The IEEE’s Broadcast Technology Society has released the complete schedule of events and presentations for its annual Broadcast Symposium being held next month. The Oct. 9-11 event will take place in San Diego, Calif. and is targeted at the broadcast engineering community with a mixture of tutorial sessions, keynote presentations and panel discussions designed to provide insight into cutting edge television and radio technologies.

Three keynote speeches are planned, with the first on Oct. 9 by Motorola Mobility’s Ajay Luthra who will be presenting the "Road to 4K Ultra HDTV and Bumps, Curves, Forks and Potholes in it." Sinclair Broadcast Group’s Mark Aitken will present "Separating TV Services From the Platform--Today's Reality" on Oct. 10, and HBO’s Bob Zitter will examine "Key Issues Facing Broadcasters Today" on the final day of the Symposium.

Panel discussions include “Audio for Next-Generation,” "Spectrum and Interference and the Future of Broadcasting," "C-Band Interference," and "Spectrum Issues Worldwide."

The event will be held at San Diego’s Westgate Hotel, and a complete program, along with registration details and other information is available at the BTS website.

"The Symposium session topics were carefully chosen to highlight the key challenges facing today's broadcasters as well as emerging technologies designed to address those issues,” said David Layer, BTS Symposium co-chair. “The Symposium will devote discussions on topics including cellular broadcasting, mobile DTV systems, streaming content delivery, non-real time broadcast services, and second-screen equipment.”

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Thursday 10:05 AM
NAB Requests Expedited Review of Spectrum Auction Lawsuit
“Broadcasters assigned to new channels following the auction could be forced to accept reductions in their coverage area and population served, with no practical remedy.” ~NAB

202 Communications /   Friday 12:41 PM
Albis Technologies Appoints New Head of Access Solutions
ignite strategic communications /   Thursday 03:48 PM
2015 HPA Tech Retreat(r) Unveils Expanded Session Schedule

Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology