Dr. Jordi J. Giménez
Head of Technology - 5G Media Action Group (5G-MAG)
7th March 2023, 4:00pm - 5:00pm (GST)
5G Media: More Than Just Better Connectivity
With mobile connectivity driving global video consumption and next-generation networks taking shape it is paramount to understand, design, test and develop the applications, scenarios and technologies set to impact media experiences. Crosss-industry collaboration is key to unleash opportunities and foster the ecosystem. From content creation to consumption, from traditional media to immersive, 5G-MAG is working on next generation connected media applications with a focus on requirements, architectures, standards, open-source reference implementations or trials. The 5G Media train is at full speed, jump in!
Dr. Jordi J. Gimenez is Head of Technology at the 5G Media Action Group (5G-MAG). During his career he has been involved in several standardization activities within 3GPP, DVB or ATSC, in particular in the domain of next-generation media distribution. He has participated in EU-funded projects and participated in the coordination of trials and technology demonstrators. He is author of several patents, international scientific papers and book chapters. Prior to 5G-MAG, he was a researcher at the iTEAM Research Institute of the Universitat Politècnica de Valencia, Spain, where he received a PhD in Telecommunication in 2015. From 2018 to 2020 he was Project Manager at the Institut für Rundfunktechnik (IRT), Germany.