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AIMS Reveals Speaker Lineup for IP Oktoberfest 2021

Interactive Virtual Event Will Feature Perspectives of Tech Developers and End Users on Current Progress Toward All-IP Ecosystem for Media Production. Registration Now Open


BOTHELL, Wash. — Sept. 21, 2021 — The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS), in partnership with the Video Services Forum (VSF) and the Advanced Media Workflow Association (AMWA), today posted the speaker lineup and presentation schedule for IP Oktoberfest 2021, a live, interactive virtual event for broadcast and Pro AV professionals to be held Sept. 28-30. The free event will highlight the industry’s significant progress toward an all-IP ecosystem supporting today’s real-world media productions.


“IP Oktoberfest 2021 will build on the success of last year’s inaugural event, bringing vital perspectives and information to broadcast and Pro AV professionals in a dynamic, real-time environment,” said AIMS Chairman of the Board Michael Cronk. “Working with our partners, we’ve developed a strong lineup of experts from leading technology suppliers and forward-looking media organizations. Through presentations and interactive discussions, these experts will share their insights and experiences — all with the goal of supporting the broader industry in moving toward IP.”


Running daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET, IP Oktoberfest 2021 goes beyond the webinar format to provide numerous opportunities for education, interaction, and networking in an online environment that makes it easy to move freely between meeting areas — including a live presentation stage, virtual pub, and meeting and networking areas.


The full presentation schedule, complete with speaker and topic details, is now online and registration details are also available at The first day of the event will focus primarily on the IPMX (Internet Protocol Media Experience) proposed set of open standards and specifications to enable the carriage of compressed and uncompressed video, audio, and data over IP networks for the Pro AV market. Day Two will focus on audio and the role of NMOS in supporting IP-based workflows. The third and final day will focus on Precision Time Protocol (PTP) and media networking.


There is no cost to participate in IP Oktoberfest 2021, and registration details are online here.


More information about AIMS is online at
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More information about the hosting organizations is available at the websites below:
Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS):
Advanced Media Workflow Association (AMWA):
Video Services Forum (VSF):


More information about standards and open specifications is available at:



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