The Digital Media Project

Public information on 3rd General Assembly (GA03)

The 3rd General Assembly of the Digital Media Project will be held on 2004/07/13-15 at

Lotus Hall, Shoshin Kaikan TEL:+81-6-6907-4812
1-19 Naka-machi FAX:+81-6-6907-4813
Kadoma-shi, Osaka  

The meeting will follow the Workshop on Development of and Access to Standards to be held on 2004/07/12 at the same venue. A meeting fee of 20,000 JPY to be paid cash will be assessed on GA03 participants. This includes lunch and welcome party.

As this will be the last meeting solely dedicated to requirements and planning non-DMP members are still welcome to attend the meeting. However, this will be the last meeting open to non-members. Please communicate your intention to attend GA03 to the DMP Secretariat by 30th of June.

Proposed Agenda

# Agenda item Docs
1 Opening, welcome, logistics  
2 Roll call  
3 Approval of agenda  
4 Input documents  
5 President’s communications  
6 DMP process  
7 Report of Ad Hoc Group on Requirements  
8 Call for Proposals on Portable Audio and Video Devices (PAV)  
8 Requirements for Interoperable DRM Platform (IDP)  
9 Requirements for Interoperable End-user Devices (IED)  
9 Recommended Practices for End-to-End Conformance (EEC)  
10 Recommended Actions on Traditional Rights and Usages (TRU)  
11 Recommended Actions on Phasing out Analogue Legacies (PAL)  
12 Recommended Actions on Deployment of Broadband Access (DBA)  
13 Recommended Actions on Development of and Access to Standards (DAS)  
14 DMP work plan  
15 Planning for GA04  
16 Promotion of DMP  
17 Report from the Board of Directors  
18 Meeting schedule  
19 Press release  
20 Resolutions  
21 AOB  
22 Closing  

Travel information

The most convenient airport for international travelers is Kansai International Airport (code: KIX). To get to the recommended hotel you can use:

1. Airport Bus

JPY 1500/70min


2. Railway

Railway Map

  1. JR West; Kansai Airport Kyobashi
    Keihan Railway; Kyobashi
    JPY 1360/About 80min
  2. Nankai Railway; Kansai Airport Shin-imamiya
    JR West; Shin-imamiya
    Keihan Railway; Kyobashi
    JPY 1260/About 80min

Hotel reservation

A block of rooms has been reserved at

Moriguchi Royal Pines Hotel   Tel: +81-6-6994-1111
Kawara-machi web:
Moriguchi-shi, Osaka  

Special rates are (Breakfast included)

  7/11 7/12-15  
Single 7875 9275 JPY

To book your room please fax (+81-6-6900-9644) or e-mail ( the hotel reservation form duly fill out to Kenichi Nakamura by 2004/06/10. Do not send form to hotel!