Event Type: 
Section Meeting
Event Date: 
Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 18:15 to 21:00
BSkyB Chilworth
University Parkway Chilworth
SO16 7PZ Southampton
United Kingdom
Event Details: 

16 May 2013 - Experts from Ericsson describe how Compression algorithms have developed
over recent years - both the DCT Based  MPEG2, MPEG 4 AVC, HEVC  and wavelets as in JPEG 2000. 
This is a Southern Cluster meeting at BSkyB Chilworth facility, and a tour of the site will be given. 

Please register promptly for this meeting - places are limited

- SMPTE members given preference


The presentation will be led  by Phil White - Ericsson Television who besides charting the past of video codecs will look at the challenges being met for 4k /UHD 1 and the wider uses of codecs.


BSkyB provide this very useful map showing how to get  to their site from J14 of the M3 via A33 /A27 and from J5 of the M27 via  A27 - please use it!!!

We thank BSkyB for providing the venue and  refreshments for this first meeting in the Southern Cluster.

Ericsson is a Platinum Sustaining member of SMPTE -


We welcome Non members free of charge to attend our meetings on an occasional basis