ABU Technical Committee Meeting 2015, Istanbul, Turkey

Date: 27th - 28th October 2015

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

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The ABU Technical Commitee Meeting 2015 will be hosted by the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation and will be held at the Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus Hotel on 27 and 28 October 2015.

The Technical Committee will be considering and discussing the following subjects:


• Frequency Spectrum Issues for Future Broadcasting; Flexible Use of Spectrum

• Advanced Audio Technologies; Enhanced and Immersive Audio

• Digital Radio Broadcasting, including in MF and HF bands

• Ultra-High Definition TV (UHD-1 & UHD-2) Content Generation and Delivery

• Compression technologies • Integrated Broadcast Broadband (IBB) – Hybrid Technology for Radio & TV

• Evolving Programme Production and Distribution Technologies •

Over-the-top (OTT) services • Content Delivery to Multiple Screens and Multi-View

• Cloud and Content Delivery Networks (CDN) in Broadcasting

• Archiving Workflows and Media Asset Management (MAM) • IP for Media Distribution and Contribution

• Advanced Emergency Alerting and Broadcasting Systems

• Making Broadcast Operations Greener

• Emerging Consumer Devices and Related Software

• Interactive Multimedia Services, IPTV and their Implementations; Personalisation and Interactivity

• Content Creation for High Definition Television and Beyond • High Dynamic Range Imaging and High Frame Rate Imaging

• Content Delivery for Mobile Devices: LTE as a platform

• Content Accessibility for Disadvantaged Users

• Financing Public Service Media; Business Models, Moneti