The NEM 20th General Assembly was held in Frankfurt, collocated with NEM Summit 2015 and Frankfurt Book Fair, on 15 October 2015 in the afternoon.


14:00 – 14:15 Welcome & Overview of NEM activities, Jean-Dominique Meunier (NEM Chairman, Technicolor)

14:15 – 14:45 NEM areas in Horizon 2020 work programme 2016-2017, Albert Gauthier (European Commission, DG Connect, Unit G2, Creativity) & Miguel Montarelo-Navajo (European Commission, DG Connect, Unit G1, Converging Media & Content)

14:45 – 15:30 Immersive and interactive content – i2C PPP initiated by NEM

Presentation of current status of the activity,  Pierre-Yves Danet (NEM Vice-chair, Orange)
– Open discussion and endorsement of the approach by NEM members
– Workshop on requirements from NEM community on I2C concept, moderator: Halid Hrasnica (NEM Secretariat, Eurescom)

15:30 – 15:45 #MusicBricks, Marta Arniani (Sigma Orionis)

15:45– 16:15 Break

16:15– 17:00 Project presentations

CONECTA 2020, Dr Tomas Piatrik (Queen Mary, University of London, UK)
CRe-AM, Carl Smith and Jazz Rasooul (Ravensbourne, UK)
–  EuroTransmedia, Nadia Echchihab (Cap Digital, France)
–  EU-India FI-Media, Abhishek Sharma, Beyond Evolution Tech Solutions, MP Gupta, IIT Delhi, and Jim Clarke  (Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland)
–  FREME, Frank Salliau  (iMinds, Belgium)

17:00 – 17:45 Accessibility: status and issues

– 17:00-17:10 Position Paper on Accessibility, David Wood (European Broadcast Union)
– 17:10-17:20 Technology and Innovation for Smart Publishing (TISP): final outcomes, Enrico Turrin (Federation of European Publishers)
– 17:20-17:30 Connected TV and accessibility (HBB4ALL): current status, Volker Hahn (vSonix) and Hadmut Holken (Holken Consultants)
– 17:30-17:45 Open discussion with previous speakers, moderator: Hadmut Holken (Holken Consultants)

17:45 – 18:00 AoB and closure of the General Assembly

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