Impressions from the NEM Summit 2012

Since its launch 2008, the NEM Summit has become one of the major events for research and development of networked media in Europe. Today, the about 300 delegates witnessed the opening 0f the conference at the Sheraton Hotel Atakoy.

Opening Session at NEM Summit 2012

Opening Session at NEM Summit 2012

The conference was officially opened this morning (16 October), by Enis Erkel (see photo, at the lectern), Head of R&D at Turk Telekom Group, the main sponsor of the Summit (and also a corporate member of Eurescom), and Jean-Dominique Meunier from Technicolor, the Chairman of the NEM Initiative (standing beside Mr Erkel).

Apart from the 32 technical talks in the main conference, there are 6 co-located workshops and an art exhibition.

See the NEM Summit Agenda for further details of the programme.

Eurescom is represented at the event by Eurescom director David Kennedy and Halid Hrasnica, the NEM Summit Programme Committee Coordinator, as well as Peter Stollenmayer, who represents FP7 project Vconect (one of the 25 event sponsors), and Luitgard Hauer, who has been supporting the Networked and Electronic Media (NEM) Initiative since it was launched.

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Opening Session at NEM Summit 2012

Opening Session at NEM Summit 2012

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