Program

  • Monday, September 23, 2019
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    8:00 AM  -  9:00 AM
    Continental Breakfast
    Watercourt A-B
    8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Second Floor Prefunction Foyer
    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    WAVE Face-to-Face Meeting
    Bradbury/Rose

    The WAVE Technical Working Group is hosting a workshop on current open issues in WAVE's content, device playback and HTML5 API specification and test development work. This meeting is open to all (excluding members of the press), although attendees should be familiar with streaming media topics.

    12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch
    Watercourt A-B

    Open to all Forum attendees

    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA AR/VR Membership Working Group Meeting (Invited Guests Only)
    Museum B

    CTA's AR/VR Working Group brings leaders in the consumer technology industry together to strategize on how best to grow the augmented/virtual reality category.

    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA Technology Council Meeting (Invited Guests Only)
    Hershey/Crocker
    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    WAVE Face-to-Face Meeting
    Bradbury/Rose

    The WAVE Technical Working Group is hosting a workshop on current open issues in WAVE's content, device playback and HTML5 API specification and test development work. This meeting is open to all (excluding members of the press), although attendees should be familiar with streaming media topics.

    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Watercourt A-B
  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019
  •  
    7:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Second Floor Prefunction Foyer
    7:30 AM  -  9:00 AM
    Breakfast
    Watercourt A-B
    8:00 AM  -  9:00 AM
    ATSC S34-2 AHG on Audio for ATSC 3.0 Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  10:00 AM
    ATSC S34-1 AHG on Video for ATSC 3.0 Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA Accessories Division Board Retreat
    Museum B
    9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    CTA R3 Audio Systems Committee Meeting
    Museum A

    R3 establishes standards for consumer audio equipment and other consumer devices that provide audio as part of the device functionality

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    CTA Technology Smart Energy Advisory Group
    Hershey/Crocker

    The Technology Council Smart Energy Advisory Group (TCSEAG) is a subgroup of the CTA Technology Council and will develop work items related to Smart Cities.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    WAVE Face-to-Face Meeting
    Bradbury/Rose

    The WAVE Technical Working Group is hosting a workshop on current open issues in WAVE's content, device playback and HTML5 API specification and test development work. This meeting is open to all (excluding members of the press), although attendees should be familiar with streaming media topics.

    10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM
    ATSC S34 Specialist Group on Applications and Presentation for ATSC 3.0 Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Morning Break
    Watercourt A-B

    Open to all Forum attendees.

    10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R4 WG8 Audio Loudness Working Group Meeting
    Museum A

    R4 WG8 develops and maintains documents related to loudness matching, peak loudness and audio dynamic range from diverse content as rendered on consumer devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA Technology Council Robotics Advisory Group
    Hershey/Crocker

    The Technology Council Robotics Advisory Group (TCRAG) is a subgroup of the CTA Technology Council and will develop work items related to Robotics.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    ATSC S37 Specialist Group on Conversion and Redistribution of ATSC 3.0 Service Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    ATSC S37 develops and maintains recommended practices, standards, and other documents relating to the conversion and redistribution of ATSC 3.0 services.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch & Keynote: 5 Technology Trends to Watch
    Watercourt A-B

    Join us for the launch of the 2020 edition of Five Technology Trends to Watch. During this lunch presentation, learn about the five top trends in technology that will influence and improve our future.

    Open to all Forum attendees.

    Moderator:
    1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM
    ATSC S38 Specialist Group on Interactive Environment Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    ATSC S38 Specialist Group on Interactive Environment examines and assesses technical proposals regarding interactive applications and their companion devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    1:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA Audio Board Meeting (Invited Guests Only)
    Bradbury/Rose
    1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM
    CTA R13 Artificial Intelligence Committee Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA's Artificial Intelligence Committee develops standards, recommended practices, and technical reports related to artificial intelligence technologies.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM
    ATSC S33-1 AHG on Service Delivery and Synchronization Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Watercourt A-B
    3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM
    CTA R13 WG1 Artificial Intelligence in Health Care Working Group Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA's Artificial Intelligence in Health Care Working Group is focused on the development of standards, recommended practices, and related documentation addressing the application of Artificial Intelligence in health care, including consumer health, fitness and wellness technology.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
    ATSC S32 SFN/STL Small Group Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    5:00 PM  -  5:30 PM
    ATSC S33 Specialist Group on Management and Protocols Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    ATSC S33 primarily focuses on technologies for the management and delivery of ATSC 3.0 services and associated metadata.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM
    Cocktail Reception
    Noe Patio - Omni Hotel

    Join us for a reception at the Noe Patio

    The Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza

    Location: 251 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

    Open to all Forum attendees.

  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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    7:00 AM  -  8:30 AM
    Breakfast
    Watercourt A-B
    7:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Second Floor Prefunction Foyer
    8:30 AM  -  9:30 AM
    ATSC 3.0 Technology Standards Group TG3-6 AHG on DASH-IF Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    Opent to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    ATSC 3.0 Technology Standards Group (TG3) Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    ATSC TG3 develops voluntary technical standards and recommended practices for the next-generation digital terrestrial television broadcast system.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA Communications Commitee Meeting (Invited Guests Only)
    Museum B
    9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    CTA R11 WG2 Physical Activity Monitoring Working Group Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA's R11 WG2 monitors physical activity, like steps, heartbeats, and calories burned, is exploding. All kinds of devices use all kinds of methods to let consumers monitor their activity. The Physical Activity Monitoring Working Group aims to give consumers confidence that the data they're getting from their devices is accurate and consistent from device to device.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA Wireless board Meeting (Invited Guests Only)
    Bradbury/Rose
    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Morning Break
    Watercourt A-B
    10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R11 WG1 Sleep Monitoring Working Group Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    The Sleep Monitors Working Group aims to give consumers confidence that the data they're getting from their devices is reliable and useful.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    12:00 PM  -  12:15 PM
    CTA Annual Member Meeting
    Watercourt A-B

    Open to all CTA Members

    (Lunch to follow)

    12:15 PM  -  1:30 PM
    CTA Technology & Standards Awards Luncheon
    Watercourt A-B

    Join us as we honor individuals for their outstanding contributions to the CTA Technology & Standards program!

    Open to all Forum attendees.

    Exclusively sponsored by:

    LG-Zenith Logos

     

    1:30 PM  -  5:30 PM
    ATSC Board Meeting
    Bunker Hill

    This is a closed meeting.

    1:30 PM  -  5:30 PM
    CTA Content and Entertainment Council Meeting (Invited Guests Only)
    Bradbury/Rose
    1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    CTA R14 WG1 Cybersecurity Baseline for Connected Devices Working Group Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA’s R14 WG1 Cybersecurity Baseline for Connected Devices Working Group develops baseline cybersecurity standards for connected devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    2:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA R12 Augmented and Virtual Reality Committee Meeting
    Museum B

    CTA's R12 Augmented and Virtual Reality Committee develops standards, recommended practices, and technical reports related to augmented reality, virtual reality and related technologies.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join the discussion.

    3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Second Floor Prefunction Foyer
    3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    CTA R14 Cybersecurity and Privacy Management Committee Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA’s R14 Cybersecurity and Privacy Management Committee develops standards, recommended practices, and technical reports in the areas of cybersecurity and privacy management, for developers of connected devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM
    Cocktail Reception

    Join us for a reception at Perch

    Location: 448 South Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA

    Open to all Forum attendees

  • Thursday, September 26, 2019
  •  
    7:00 AM  -  8:30 AM
    Breakfast
    Watercourt A-B
    7:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
    On-site registration and badge pickup
    Second Floor Prefunction Foyer
    9:00 AM  -  9:45 AM
    Going to Market with ATSC 3.0 - NEXTGEN TV Logo Program
    Bradbury/Rose

    Join CTA and partners to learn everything you need to know about launching NEXTGEN TV. CTA reveals the NEXTGEN TV logo for introduction with 2020 products.

    Speakers:
    9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Going to Market with ATSC 3.0 - Certification Testing
    Bradbury/Rose

    Learn how to test your products to be able to use the NEXTGEN TV logo.

    Speakers:
    10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R11 WG4 Consumer Stress Monitoring Working Group Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA's R11 WG4 creates definitions and performance standards for consumer stress monitoring technologies.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Morning Break
    Watercourt A-B
    10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R7 Consumer Electronics Networking Committee Meeting
    Museum A

    CTA's R7 Consumer Electronics Networking Committee produces standards and recommended practices regarding communications between, to, or from consumer technology equipment.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join the discussion.

    10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
    Open Discussion on Intelligent Mobility in Smart Cities
    Museum B

    Join the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) for an open discussion on the topic of intelligent mobility in Smart Cities, including issues such as transportation and accessibility (e.g., self-driving vehicles, bike share, scooters and other last mile solutions, accessibility mapping). During the discussion, CTA will present information on market research and standardization projects underway in this space while engaging with industry experts on challenges and future opportunities within CTA to advance intelligent mobility in smart cities.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM
    Going to Market with ATSC 3.0 - Content Protection and Other Secrets
    Bradbury/Rose

    Learn how content protection will work for NEXTGEN TV from the newly formed A3SA.

    Speaker:
    11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM
    Going to Market with ATSC 3.0 - Update from the Field
    Bradbury/Rose

    Hear what broadcasters and partners are doing to prepare for commercial launch of NEXTGEN TV.

    Moderator:
    12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM
    Lunch & Keynote: Into the Data Age
    Watercourt A-B

    Today's industry is defined by a new IoT - The Intelligence of Things. As the new decade nears, Steve Koenig CTA's VP of Research explores the trends and technologies leading us into a new era of consumer tech: The Data Age.

    Open to all Forum attendees.

    Speaker:
    1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    CTA R11 Health Fitness & Wellness Committee
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA's Health Fitness & Wellness Committee develops standards, recommended practices, and related documentation for consumer health and fitness technology including fixed portable and wearable health and fitness devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    CTA R6 Intelligent Mobility Committee Meeting
    Museum B

    CTA's R6 Intelligent Mobility Committee develops standards, bulletins and other technical publications that address intelligent mobility for consumer electronics products, including those used in vehicles, autonomous systems, portable accessories, and accessible navigation.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join the discussion.

    1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM
    How Suite It Is: Content Streaming Playback & the WAVE Test Suite Meeting
    Bradbury/Rose

    MPEG-CMAF has quickly emerged as the packaging format of choice for MPEG-DASH and Apple HLS streaming, including low-latency applications. But with a world of devices out there, interoperability is far from assured. The CTA WAVE Project has been identifying causes of interoperability issues and has a suite of specifications and free open source tests to help tighten up content streams and playback devices.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join in the discussion.

    2:15 PM  -  2:45 PM
    Afternoon Break
    Watercourt A-B
  • Friday, September 27, 2019
  •  
    7:00 AM  -  8:30 AM
    Continental Breakfast
    Bradbury/Rose
    7:30 AM  -  9:00 AM
    CTA Television Manufacturers Caucus Meeting (Invited Guests Only)
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA's TV Manufacturers Caucus formulates CTA policy positions on regulatory issues affecting TV receivers.

    This meeting is open to invited guests only.

    9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
    CTA R4 Video Systems Committee Meeting
    Hershey/Crocker

    CTA's R4 Video Systems Committee develops interface, interoperability, measurement and functionality standards and bulletins for television video technologies and fosters communication within the television engineering community of related activities and regulatory issues.

    Open to all Forum attendees except Press. Join the discussion.

    10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
    Break
    Hershey/Crocker
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