VR Partner Workshop at 3IT – It’s the Wild Wild West!
This month our series of virtual reality workshops entered its second round – only this time the group of participants was smaller, about 60 people. It was designed for and with our partners and offered numerous hands-on VR opportunities and activities. This all-day event was moderated by Kathleen Schröter and took place at the 3IT and CINIQ Center of the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute on Monday, 2 May, 2016. Read more
Lawo Is New Partner of the 3IT
At the NAB Show in Las Vegas, the biggest broadcasting trade show worldwide, Lawo became partner of the 3IT. Professor Thomas Wiegand, Executive Director of Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute met Philipp Lawo, CEO of Lawo at his booth to sign the contract.
Lawo is happy to use the 3IT platform to present and discuss their development of innovative broadcast products with a focus on sustainable audio and video over IP solutions with other professionals of the industry and to encourage the transfer of knowledge in this field. Philipp Lawo stated that the 3IT is “the ideal place to get in contact with industry participants, political institutions and research institutes and to present the newest video over IP technologies.” Read more
Partner News: Solectrix’s liaHDR Research Project Has Started
The increase of the dynamic range (HDR – High Dynamic Range), that is ideally close to the performance of the human eye, plays a decisive role in the realization of an immersive television experience. The goal of this collaboration project called live immersive adaptive High Dynamic Range (liaHDR) is to find an overall solution that will enable an immersive HDR from recording to playback, from glass to glass, such as for high-end live broadcasting.
The liaHDR project is a collaboration between three partners: The department of Engineering of the University Rhine Main, Solectrix GmbH from Nuremberg and sonoVTS GmbH from Feldkirchen near Munich. Read more under “Latest News” on our website.
media.connect: medientreff 2016
media.connect invites members, partners and friends to meet and network in Potsdam. You can expect a special networking-event with the tagline „babelsberg 2 go“ and the possibility to interchange with decision makers, multiplicators, business partners and interested parties. Enjoy a beautiful summer evening with players of the „IKT, Medien und Kreativwirtschaft“.
Date: 1 June, 2016 Time: 5.30 pm (start: 6 pm) Location: fx.Center, area of Studio Babelsberg (August-Bebel-Str. 26–53, 14482 Potsdam) You can still register by sending an email to Anne Bochmann. Find more information here.
On 1 September, 2016 the 3IT is going to celebrate its 4th anniversary with its partners and friends. Please save the date! Invitations and more details will be sent out soon.
BEYOND Festival 2016 – Future Design Thinking
BEYOND will take place September 28 until October 02, 2016 at the ZKM | Karlsruhe, the Schauburg and the HfG Karlsruhe. This year’s focus lies on “Future Design Thinking”, the phenomenon of the increasing impact of technology in nearly every area of our life. It is a triad consisting of a symposium, film festival and art exhibition. Read more under “Latest News” on our website.
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