The Moving Picture Experts Group

MP20 workshop on standards, plans and explorations of immersive media

Saturday, 28 October 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
City University of Hong Kong
Tat Chee Avenue
Hong Kong S.A.R., China

The MP20 workshop on standards and plans for immersive media will be held at room LT-1, City University of Hong Kong, on 2017/10/28T13:00-16:30.

This is the preliminary program

Start End Topic MPEG Industry
13:00 13:05 Welcome Prof. Sam Kwong (City Univ. of Hong Kong) ---
13:05 13:15 The MP20 roadmap Rob Koenen (TNO) ---
13:15 13:55 Omnidirectional mediA Format (OMAF) Youngkwon Lim (Samsung) Makoto Odamaki (Ricoh)
13:55 14:35 Future Video Coding Jörn Ostermann (Univ. Hannover) Paul Berriman (PCCW)
14:35 15:15 Point Cloud Compression Marius Preda (Institut National des Télécom.) Sebastian Schwarz (Nokia)
15:15 15:55 Immersive video Gauthier Lafruit (Free Univ. of Brussels) Jon Karafin (Light Field Lab)
15:55 16:30 General discussion    

Each of the OMAF, FVC, PCC and Immersive video topics will be structured as 10 minutes assigned to the MPEG speaker, 15 minutes to the industry speaker and 15 minutes for a general discussion on the topic. At the end there will be a general discussion on all topics. Participation from the floor is encouraged.

Attendance is free. Please register at

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Organising committee: Rob Koenen (TNO), José Alvarez (Huawei), Bang Gun (ETRI), Teruhiko Suzuki (Sony).

The event is supported by Computer Science Department of City University of Hong Kong. Contact Prof. Sam Kwong for details.