Hosted by Deutsche Kinemathek, Zuse Institute Berlin and MediaArea.net
Audiovisual Archivists (people who use the formats) +
Developers (people who design the formats) +
Open Standards Working Group (people who write specification for formats)
A FREE three day symposium focused on Matroska and FFV1 for use in digital audiovisual preservation hosted by Deutsche Kinemathek, Zuse Institute Berlin and MediaArea.net. The event will feature talks, presentations, and working meetings on Matroska, FFV1, and the software, documentation, and use cases associated with these formats. The event will also present on the current state of the IETF’s CELLAR working group’s progress to develop specifications for Matroska and FFV1 as well as efforts to design and extend software in support of these formats. This event provides an opportunity for format inventors, developers, specification authors, and archivists to collaborate and advance audiovisual preservation formats.
Monday, July 18 - Wednesday, July 20
The Deutsche Kinemathek – Museum für Film und Fernsehen, Wikimedia Commons
The Zuse Institute Berlin, Wikimedia Commons
*Parts of the workshop will also be accessible remotely
Registration: Registration is now closed, as we have reached capacity. If you are still interested in attending, you may sign up via the waiting list form (it’s free!).
To view a more comprehensive schedule, please click here
To sign up to give a lightning talk or a workshop/demonstration, please click here
The schedule of the event is under development, if you have an idea for the agenda item or presentation on FFV1 and/or Matroska or audiovisual digital preservation, please feel welcome to contact email@example.com for your ideas or share thoughts via comments on our working document.
* Event title inspiration from https://blogs.loc.gov/digitalpreservation/2014/12/comparing-formats-for-video-digitization/
The MediaConch project and this symposium has received funding from PREFORMA, co-funded by the European Commission under its FP7-ICT Programme.