Technology Webcast

How many new compression standards? AV1, VVC, LCEVC, HEVC and AVC compared
Original Airdate: 
21 Nov 2019 1:00pm EST

Join us for an introduction to the new compression standards in development: What application areas they are targeting? What are their performance expectations, Processor Requirements and Encode Time? Explore the complex licensing and royalty landscape, learn about the new crop of compression standards and feel the commercial landscape and technical performance.

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Guest Speaker: 
Ian Trow

Ian Trow has 30 years of experience in Video, IP Networks and Security with the following specialisms: -

  • IP Network Design and Cyber Security
  • Cloud Based Deployments
  • Virtualization and Micro-services
  • Video compression, including AV1 and High Efficiency Video Coding
  • 4k / Ultra HD / HDR
  • Targeted Advertising
  • Video Distribution and Production Techniques, including ST2110


Ian has previously worked for Harmonic, Thomson, Envivio, Tandberg Television, Snell and Wilcox and Sony. Currently contracting through own company, Ian Trow Tech Ltd. Ian is a regular speaker at IBC, NAB, Broadcast Asia and SMPTE.

Ian obtained a B.Sc in Electronic Engineering from the University of Sussex, Cisco Network and Design Professional (CCNP & CCDP / re-certified Nov 2018 ) and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEHv9 / May 2017) qualified.