8th FOKUS Media Web Symposium

  • Date 21 - 22 May 2019
  • Time
  • Location Berlin, Germany

Useful Information

The FOKUS Media Web Symposium (MWS) is an annual international conference organized by Fraunhofer FOKUS. It welcomes 200+ participants from all over the world who discuss internet-based media delivery.

This year's event will offer the latest insights in internet-delivered media such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science for next-gen Media, Advanced Streaming Tech, 5G, VR / AR / 360° Video, Dynamic Ad Insertion, Addressable TV, SmartTV / HbbTV, related standardization and market developments.

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Wednesday 22 May • 11:30 - 13:00

Online Video Standardization Panel 

Chair: Paul Szucs - Sony, Senior Manager, Technology Standards

    Iraj Sodagar, Senior Technical Consultant
  • WAVE
    Will Law - Akamai, Chief Architect, Media Cloud Engineering, President DASH-IF
  • HbbTV
    Jon Piesing - TP Vision, Director Standardisation, Chair HbbTV Specification Group
  • DVB
    Paul Szucs - Sony, Senior Manager, Technology Standards
  • 3GPP, MPEG
    Thomas Stockhammer - Qualcomm, Director Technical Standards
  • VR Industry Forum
    Paul Higgs - Huawei, Chief Strategy Officer, Video Product Line; President VR Industry Forum
  • W3C
    Chris Needham - BBC, Principal Engineer