The Digital Media Project

Information on 5th DMP Annual Meeting and 21st General Assembly (GA21)

Announcement -

 

- Objectives -

- Proposed Agenda - - Venue -

- Travel information -

- Hotel reservation --

- Visa information

Announcement

The 21st General Assembly (GA21) of the Digital Media Project will be held on 2009/02/07-08 at

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL Phone +41 21 693 2606
CH-1015 Lausanne Fax +41 21 693 7600
Switzerland Email Touradj.Ebrahimi@epfl.ch

If you intend to attend the DMP events please note the following

Objectives

The principal objectives of the meeting are

Proposed Agenda

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Item

Ref.

1

 

Opening, welcome, logistics

 

2

 

Roll call

 

3

 

Approval of agenda

 

4

 

Input documents

 

5

 

President’s communications

 

6

 

Appointment of new directors

 

7

  Ad hoc Group on Requirements, Architecture, Use Cases, Terminology and TRU mapping  

8

  Ad hoc Group on IDP technologies  

9

  Ad hoc Group on Reference Software, Conformance and Demonstrations  

10

  Ad hoc Group on DMP technologies to MPEG  

11

  New IDP technologies  
  1 Open Media Marketplace  
  2 Payment services  
  3 Interfacing with root of trust  
  4 Support of other content types  

12

  Review of Chillout developments  
  1 Refactoring in line with MXM developments  
  2 Chillout in other programming languages  

13

  Chillout demonstrators  

14

  Call for Participation in Device Certification Authority  

15

  Liaisons  

16

 

DMP work plan

 

17

 

Planning for GA22

 

18

 

Report from Board of Directors

 

19

 

Promotion of DMP

 

20

 

Meeting schedule

 

21

 

Press release

 

22

 

Resolutions

 

23

 

AOB

 

24

 

Closing

 

Venue

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL Phone: +41 21 693 2606
School of Engineering, Signal Processing Institute Fax: +41 21 693 7600
Meeting rooms: ELD 220 and ELE 242 Email: Touradj.Ebrahimi@epfl.ch
Switzerland WWW: http://www.epfl.ch
CH-1015 Lausanne  

How to get to EPFL.

How to get to the meeting rooms:

Coffee breaks

Lunches

Travel information

The following airports may be used

  1. Geneva Airport – 45 minutes by car, or 50 minutes by train
  2. Zurich Airport – 2 hours by car, or 2h30 by train
  3. Basel Airport – 1h45 by car, or 2h00 by train

Restaurant

You can find you preferred restaurant for breakfast and dinner via:

http://www.lausanne-tourisme.ch/UploadedAsp/27132/3/F/ContentExterne.asp?domId=63363&Version=3&Language=E

Map search in Switzerland:

http://map.search.ch/

Train and public transport:

Public transport (Metro and Bus in Lausanne)

Hotel reservation

Hotel in Lausanne can be booked via:

http://www.lausanne-tourisme.ch/view.asp?domId=63358&language=E

Lausanne is a city with good transportation facilities. It is recommended that you select an accommodation in the center of Lausanne or in the Ouchy area (by the Lake). EPFL can be reached easily from Center of Lausanne and from Ouchy either by Taxi (20 minutes ride, 25 CHF) or by Metro.

Information about Lausanne can be obtained from:

http://www.lausanne.ch

Visa information

No visas are needed for the citizens of the following countries: countries of the American Continent (except Belize, Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Peru), Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.

If you are not from one of the above countries, please check the following url and contact the Swiss Consulate General located nearest you.

For some nationalities an invitation letter is required for entry visa to Switzerland. Such a letter can be provided upon request.