By 11 December, 2017News


5G-MEDIA was present last November 29-30 at the NEM Summit 2017 – “Smart Content for Smart Creators”, the 10th edition of this international conference and exhibition celebrated in Madrid, Spain.

Over the years, the NEM Summit has grown to become an annual not-to-be-missed event for all those interested in broad area of Media, Content, and Creativity. Organised every year since 2008 by the NEM Initiative, it provides attendees with a key opportunity to meet and network with prominent stakeholders, access up-to-date information, discover latest technology and market trends, identify research and business opportunities, and find partners for upcoming EU-funded calls for projects.

This year’s conference, as its title implies, addressed topics related to Smart Content by Smart Creators, such as research and business challenges, societal and user needs including accessibility, implementation requirements for smart content and media convergence, as well as the regulatory and standardization environment.

 The program brought together keynote presentations and invited talks, an exhibition space focused on the presentation of research results achieved by various projects and organizations, Scientific and Technical Summit Tracks, a special session on Social Media as well as Show Cases on Media and ICT for Creative Industries.

In this context, 5G-MEDIA participated with the technical publication Media industry meets 5G: the 5G-MEDIA project in 5G PPP Phase 2. Pasquale Andriani -project’s coordinator- presented the outcomes during the Opening Plenary Session, explaining the objectives, technical approach and reference Use Cases of the initiative. With this paper, 5G-MEDIA becomes part of the discussions on the latest developments in the landscape of European media, content, and creativity.

The paper is available for download here and Pasquale Andriani’s presentation can be downloaded for free by signing up to the NEM Collaboration platform: https://goo.gl/VbMDJb