2nd FOKUS Media Web Symposium
Nov. 10–11, 2011 – Berlin, Germany

Apps everywhere, HybridTV and Social Media Experience

170 innovators from 15 countries joined 2nd FOKUS Media Web Symposium 2011

On November 10-11 Fraunhofer FOKUS attracted international future media innovators for the second time to the Media Web Symposium 2011. The event took place at Fraunhofer-Forum in the heart of Berlin. Numerous experts and researchers from 15 countries discussed future trends in the field of HybridTV, web applications, and social media. 170 participants attended the two day symposium, which included technical workshops, tutorials and conference.

Of particular interest for many attendees were the in-house demonstrations developed by our Future Applications and Media competence center, which included HbbTV Car Configurator, the FOKUS HbbTV & OIPF Test Suite, Social TV, Non-linear Video and Web App-DRM amongst others.

Speakers of this year’s Symposium represent the following companies: Alcatel-Lucent, Aside Mag, Assanka, Aupeo, BBC, BMW Group Research and Technology, Condition-ALPHA, CSIRO Australia, Deutsche Telekom, Deutsche Telekom Laboratories, Dolby, Ericsson, Friendscout24, Futuretext, Gofresh, Huawei, Institut für Rundfunktechnik, Intel, Media Broadcast, Microsoft, MMH Netrange, net mobile, NoTube, nquiringminds, Philips, QUWIC, Rovi Corporation, Samsung, Seven One Intermedia, Siemens Austria, SonyEricsson, TU München, Versant, VisionMobile, Vodafone, VZ Netzwerke, W3C, Wooga, YOC AG, Zattoo, ZDF