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.
The "Corriere della Sera", the second Italian newspaper by circulation, publishes an interview (html, pdf) with Leonardo where he talks about the good side of digital media and how the current bad side could become good, if only....
The Rosselli Foundation opens the exhibition "150 years of the Italian genius - world-changing innovations". Here is a sample from the exhibition poster: How is changed our daily life, in our private life and in our relationships with the others. Giulio Natta nvented the plastics and Alessandro Cruto the lamp; Antonio Meucci has changed communication between people with the telephone and Camillo Olivetti writing with his typewriters; going to a new way of enjoying music, with Leonardo Chiariglione's MP3 standard.
Leonardo delivers a keynote speech on "A media format for the 3D ecosystem" at the Global 3D Technology Forum
The Incubatore Imprese Innovative del Politecnico (I3P) has hosted the 24th meeting of ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 29, the parent committee of MPEG
The Incubatore Imprese Innovative del Politecnico (I3P) has hosted the 31st meeting of the Digital Media Project (DMP). The DMP is currently engaged in the Open Connected TV project and the meeting has accepted the proposal made by CEDEO.net to establish a testing set up to accept proposals of new OCTV software modules.