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Streaming Media West Conference Program Live – Now Placing Speakers

Screen Shot 2016-08-13 at 2.09.01 PMThe program for the next Streaming Media West show, taking place November 1-2 in Huntington Beach CA is now available for viewing, (day oneday two) with all of the session and presentation topics selected. Speaker placement starts today and will close out in about six weeks. If you are interested in one of the speaking positions, please download the program and reach out to me. Spots go fast, so the longer you wait, the less options will be available. I’ve added more how-to, case study and technical sessions to the West program this year with presentations from Facebook, Periscope, Twitter, Viacom, NY Times, LinkedIn, Google Chrome, Roku, Twitch, Tastemade and The Humane Society of the United States. Here’s a list of all the topics in the program:

  • Codec Battles Revisited: HEVC vs AVC in 2016
  • Solving The Challenges of Live Streaming Over Mobile Networks
  • How Periscope Migrated To HTML5 And Low Latency HLS
  • Best Practices For Streaming High-Bitrate Video
  • How To: Streaming Video To The Desktop Without Flash
  • How The Industry Can Address The Challenges Around Virtual Reality
  • Case Study: Live Streaming at The Humane Society of the United States
  • How To Succeed With OTT: Tackling Business Strategy and Unlocking Revenue
  • What Viewers Want: Current and Future Trends in the Video Revolution
  • How To: Deploying Server Side Ad Insertion
  • Best Practices For Executing High Profile Live Streaming Events
  • The Future Of TV: Shifting From Linear To Online
  • How To: Performing Subjective Evaluation of Encoding Technologies
  • Case Study: How Tastemade.com Built Their Own Video Platform
  • Building Audiences On The Roku Platform
  • Emerging Streaming Technologies: Picking The Winners
  • Business and Technical Challenges Of Forensic Watermarking For 4K/UHD
  • How To: Improving The Quality Of Experience By Iterating Your ABR Logic
  • Using Analytics To Create Better Content & Personalize The End-User Experience
  • Best Practices For Building an Internal Streaming Solution
  • How To: Fine-Tuning Your Adaptive Encoding Groups With Objective Quality Metrics
  • Best Practices In Implementing Live and Synchronized OTT Services
  • How To: Choosing And Benchmarking HTML5 Players
  • Latest Advances in Open Source Compression Technology
  • Case Study: Building A Video Publishing Pipeline At The NY Times
  • Building Streaming Workflows For K-12 and Higher Education
  • How To: Build Your Own Cloud Encoder With FFmpeg
  • Best Practices For Captioning Live Video On The Web
  • Using QoE Data To Insure A High-Quality Viewing Experience
  • The Latest With DASH, HLS, and MPEG-CMAF
  • How To: Virtual Reality And 360-Degree Live Streaming