From: John Logie Baird: 2012, the biggest change in TV for a generation, 18 October, London, UK
18 October 2012 Communications channel
This year's annual John Logie Baird IET lecture hosted by the IET Multimedia Network discusses Hybrid TV and TV Convergence.
This lecture is intended to capture the spirit and excitement of 2012 in the TV industry, from the launch of Youview, to L2012 and DSO. This year is a pivotal year in the UK for TV. However, the event will also look at the rapid growth and changes in TV around the world as well.
Jose Luis Vazquez will be covering the scenario of the challenges and progress on the standardisation regarding Interactive TV and specifically, Connected TV with a focus on HbbTV.
Neil is currently Chief Architect at Snell, and previously held the position of CMO with responsibility for Snell's marketing operations following the 2009 merger of Pro-Bel and Snell and Wilcox. Prior to the merger he had been a member of the Pro-Bel board and a lead member of the MBO team that acquired Pro-Bel from Chyron in 2003. Neil held a number of positing within Pro-Bel included President of the Americas, Chief Technology Officer, and Vice President of Engineering. Neil has a BSc in Electronic Engineering from Essex University, he is a Fellow of the IET, Chartered Engineer, and a Fellow of the Institute of Directors.