NAB Show to Feature New Global TV Tech Day

NAB Show will feature Global TV Tech Day, a new day-long program that explores emerging media technologies from the perspective of the world’s leading media standards development organizations, industry forums and key implementers. Produced by PILOT and open to all attendees, Global TV Tech Day will take place Saturday, April 22.

“The standards driving TV innovation are constantly evolving,” said NAB Executive Vice President of Technology Sam Matheny. “Global TV Tech Day will address the current technological landscape and emerging developments influencing major aspects of the television industry.”

A series of five sessions will provide updates on significant breakthroughs and developments on topics such as IP to cloud broadcast operability; IP standards for media production facilities, HDR, video and VR/AR; MPEG standards and the MPEG-I standard; the emergence of UHD; Korea’s launch of Next Gen TV technology; and standards for global OTT video.

Participating organizations include the Inter-SDO Group, SMPTE, JTNM, AIMS and CTA.

All sessions take place in room N260.

Global TV Tech Day Session Schedule:
9–10:30 a.m.
An Overview of Today’s Emerging Technologies

10:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
The MPEG Roa dmap to the Immersive Age

1:15–2:45 p.m.
Ultra HD Forum Master-Class : 2017 — The Year of HDR’s Launch

3–3:45 p.m.
Korea’s Launch of ATSC 3.0

4–5 p.m.
Stan dards for Global OTT Video: The WAVE Project