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VidTrans 2003 Presentations

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The following are presentations that were given at VidTrans 2003, in Austin, Texas, USA.

A - Monday Morning | Download Zip File | Download Stuffit File
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  • Session A1 Keynote Panel: Video Service Users
    Gavin Schutz - Ascent Media
    Bruce Cowan - CHUM Television
    John Honeycutt - Fox Broadcasting
    Paul Atwell - Paxson Communications
  • Session A2, Gopal Garg, Cypress Semicondutor: "Video Transport over WDM and SONET - Using GFP and Virtual Concatenation"
  • Session A3, Chuck Van Dusen, VideoTele.com: "What's the Story Behind MPEG-4?"
B - Monday Afternoon | Download Zip File | Download Stuffit File
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  • Session B1, Charles Cartwright, Tandberg Television: "Video Compression Choices for IP Delivery"
  • Session B2, MJ Drouin, D Consulting: "Why Would Broadcasters Transport their Professional Video over IP?"
  • Session B3, John Trimper, Artel Video Systems: "Transporting Compressed HD Signals - The Physical Layer"
  • Session B4, Jeff McElreath, Turner Broadcasting System: "Future Directions for Turner Broadcasting's Video Network"
  • Session B5, Greg Davey, Bell Canada: "Video Network Topologies"
C - Tuesday Morning | Download Zip File | Download Stuffit File
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  • Session C1 Keynote Panel: Video Service Providers
    Angela Frost - AT&T
    Juan Manuel Ramos - Bell Canada
    Paul Dujardin - Genesis Networks
    Jan Icyda - Verizon
    Alex Cioth - Level 3 Communications
  • Session C2, James O. Farmer, Wave7 Optics: "Video: By Broadcast or by IP?"
  • Session C3, Jean Chatel, THOMSON - Nextream: "Television Services over IP over ADSL - System Aspects and Experimental Results"
D - Tuesday Afternoon | Download Zip File | Download Stuffit File
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  • Session D1, Danny Wilson, Pixelmetrix: "But it's My Network! - The Pitfalls of Sharing with Others"
  • Session D2, Ronny Sletteng, Network Electronics: "Building Broadcast Quality Fiber Optic Networks"
  • Session D3, Amir Geva, Optibase: "Telecom Carriers Go Head-to-Head with Cable Companies"
  • Session D4, Wallace Murray, SBC/Midwest "Midwest's First Live to Air HDTV Remote - Thanksgiving Day, 2002 - Detroit"
E - Wednesday Morning | Download Zip File | Download Stuffit File
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  • Session E1, Wes Simpson, Telecom Product Consulting: "Hype vs. Reality - Perspectives on Network Capacity, Growth and Utilization"
  • Session E2, Bart Schade & Luann Linnebur, Path 1: "Results and Measurements for IP Video Transport on Today's Networks"
  • Session E3, Stan Moote, Leitch, Inc.: "Processing Signals in the MPEG Domain"
  • Session E4, Pierre Costa, SBC/TRI: "ATM Tutorial"
General Information | Download Zip File | Download Stuffit File
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  • Conference Agenda, as of February 23, 2003
  • Presentation entitled "VSF Introduction 2-23-03r"
  • A list of the VSF Officers and Directors as of 2/23/03
  • Sample questions provided to User Panel Participants
  • Sample questions provided to Service Provider Panel Participants
  • A compilation of the Abstracts for the Presentations
  • A MS-Word Version of the readme.txt file