Leonardo runs the “MPEG 100 event”, Geneva (CH), 2012/05/02

Leonardo runs the “MPEG 100 event” to celebrate the 100th MPEG meeting and a close to a quarter of century of activity dedicated to digital media standards.

The event saw the participation of

  • Rob Steele (Secretary General, ISO)
  • Frank Kitzantides (SMB Past Chairman, IEC)
  • Malcolm Johnson (Director, ITU-T)
  • Francis Gurry (Director General, WIPO)
  • Karen Higginbottom (Chairman, JTC 1)
  • Kotaro Asai (Chairman, SC 29).

Leonardo speaks at International Copyright Technology Conference, Seoul (KR), 2011-11-17

Leonardo delivers a keynote speech on “Standards for Management and Protection of Content Rights” at the International Copyright Technology Conference 2011.

Springer USA has published the book The MPEG Representation of Digital Media edited by
Leonardo Chiariglione.

The IEEE has published the paper Multimedia Service Platform Technologies by Sergio Matone (CEDEO), Panos Kudumakis and Mark Sandler (QMUL) and Xin Wang (Huawei). The paper introduces the emerging MPEG-M standard and wim.tv that is based on that standard.

Leonardo closes the 25th DMP meeting – 2010/01/23

The 25th General Assembly has


The 90th MPEG meeting in Xi’an attended by 300+ experts. Remarkable achievements are

  • A set of documents on Advanced IPTV Terminal
  • Approval of MPEG-V FCD
  • Approval of Video Signature Tools FPDAM
  • Planning for a second MPEG Media Transport workshop in Kyoto
  • Publication of the Draft Call for Proposals on High Performance Video Coding
  • Start of a new MPEG-U part on Advanced User Interaction Interface

Read the Xi’an MPEG press release

The ad hoc group on Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) achieves results, 2009/09/11

The Ad hoc group on Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) has achieved very significant results, as can be seen from the output documents. Please note that these documents have not been approved by MPEG yet.

Author Title No.
AHG AIT Actors in AIT payment/cashing protocols M16837
AHG AIT Context and Objectives for Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) M16838
AHG AIT Requirements and candidate technologies for Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) M16839
AHG AIT Terminology for Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) M16840