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Toward the first anniversary of the MPEG death

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1 Introduction For 32 years, MPEG was a unique player in the standardisation space. Contrary to what had been the rule in previous decades, instead of being variously subdivided and controlled by governments, countries, industries and companies, media standards were autonomously developed with high quality and in a timely fashion by a group – MPEG – that was impervious to external influences and did not practically report to anybody. That was true for, say, the first quarter of century of…

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

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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).

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