ABOUT

THE 5G MEDIA ACTION GROUP

The 5G Media Action Group provides a framework for stakeholders to collaborate on a market-driven implementation of 5G solutions capable of meeting the requirements for the production and distribution of audiovisual media content and services.

The 5G Media Action Group is a cross-industry organization gathering stakeholders across the media sector, including content and service providers, network operators, technology solution suppliers, equipment manufacturers, R&D organizations, regulators and policy makers.

 

It is an independent not-for-profit association with its own legal identity, funding, governance, and administrative rules. The seat of the association is in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Analysing

what 3GPP standards can do for media distribution, production and contribution

Defining

new media use cases enabled by the technologies coming to the market

Recommending

how to use and implement technologies and networks for media

Developing

requirements for new features and recommendations for improving 5G specifications

 

STRUCTURE

The 5G Media Action Group is organized around a General Assembly, a Steering Group and four Workgroups.

General Assembly

Steering Group

Antonio Arcidiacono (Chair) – EBU

Lars Backlund (Treasurer) – Broadcast Networks Europe

Greg Bensberg – Digital 3&4

Roland Beutler – ARD / SWR

Alan Boyle – BBC

Gerjo Bruntink – NPO

Lorenzo Casaccia – Qualcomm

Jacques Donat-Bouillud (Vice-chair) – France Télévisions

Guido Gentile – EI Towers

Frank Heineberg – RTL

Victor Kueh – Huawei

Vittoria Mignone – Rai

Ludovic Noblet – b<>com

Maria Perez – Sennheiser

Wojciech Pytel (Vice-chair) – Polkomtel

Stuart Savage – LG Electronics

Dmitry Semenov – RTRN

Michael Wagenhofer – ORF/ORS

Richard Waghorn – RTÉ

Elected for the period October 2019 - November 2021

Workgroups

 CD-C  Commercial

 CD-T  Technology

          TF-RT 
 Reference Tools

 CP-C  Commercial

 CP-T  Technology