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ABU DBS 2017 to address key digital broadcasting issues

Registration has opened for the ABU Digital Broadcasting Symposium 2017, which will take place in Kuala Lumpur from 6 to 9 March.

The symposium is designed to help broadcasters adopt digital technology throughout their work chain, from acquisition, post-production and delivery to archiving and media management.

With the theme ‘Digitise, Digitalise & Dominate’, the event will focus on how broadcasters

The four-day symposium, an annual ABU event, comprises a conference, an exhibition and workshops, with a wide range of speakers looking at how to meet the technological challenges facing the broadcasting industry.

The topics include:

  • Production Technologies for HD and UHD
  • Enhancements in Workflow and Media Management
  • Media on the Cloud and Cyber Security
  • Towards the IP Ready Broadcast Chain
  • Immersive Media Experience and Evolving Business
  • Evolving Platforms and Business Opportunities
  • Moving on to OTT, IBB and other content delivery networks
  • Effective interaction and second screen experience

The symposium will take place at The Royale Chulan Hotel. For more information and to register online, please visit