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AIMS Reveals Speaker Lineup For IP Oktoberfest 2021

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The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) has posted the speaker lineup and presentation schedule for IP Oktoberfest 2021. AIMS is working in partnership with the Video Services Forum (VSF) and the Advanced Media Workflow Association (AMWA).

It’s a live, interactive virtual event for commercial AV and broadcast professionals, and it’ll be held September 28 to 30. The event will highlight the industry’s progress toward an all-IP ecosystem supporting today’s real-world media productions.

Vital Perspectives

“IP Oktoberfest 2021 will build on the success of last year’s inaugural event, bringing vital perspectives and information to broadcast and pro AV professionals in a dynamic, real-time environment,” AIMS’ Chairman of the Board, Michael Cronk, said. “Working with our partners, we’ve developed a strong lineup of experts from leading technology suppliers and forward-looking media organizations. Through presentations and interactive discussions, these experts will share their insights and experiences—all with the goal of supporting the broader industry in moving toward IP.”

Running daily from 10am to 2pm EDT, IP Oktoberfest 2021 goes beyond the webinar format to provide numerous opportunities for education, interaction and networking. Its online environment makes it easy to move freely between meeting areas, including a live presentation stage, virtual pub, and meeting and networking areas.

Speakers & Topics

The full presentation schedule, complete with speaker and topic details, is now online. Registration details are available at The first day of the event will focus primarily on the Internet Protocol Media Experience (IPMX) proposed set of open standards and specifications to enable the carriage of compressed and uncompressed video, audio and data over IP networks for the commercial AV market. The second day will focus on audio and the role of n-type metal-oxide semiconductor (nMOS) in supporting IP-based workflows. The third and final day will focus on Precision Time Protocol (PTP) and media networking.

There is no cost to participate in IP Oktoberfest 2021. Registration details are online here.

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