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Seminars and Demonstration of Terrestrial Digital TV in Bolivia

Bolivian government hosted the seminar and the demonstration on terrestrial digital TV from Wednesday, 29th July through Friday 31st July, 2009 in La Paz in order to facilitate the decision of the standard for the terrestrial digital TV in Bolivia.

For the demonstration, Japan and Brazil responded to Bolivian government in showing the most advanced technology on terrestrial digital TV. More than a thousand Bolivian people were impressed with the beauty of HDTV and recognized One-seg service functionality with a variety of portable terminals and cellular phones.

In addition to Japan and Brazil, delegates of Europe took part in the seminar.  The delegates of DiBEG explained the technical merits and advantages of ISDB-T over other standards, thanks to the introduction of the distinguished technology such as segmented OFDM transmission, time interleaving, etc.  The representative of MIC explained the assistance plan from Japan when ISDB-T is adopted as the digital TV standard of Bolivia.

The delegates of Brazil showed the latest status of the terrestrial digital TV in Brazil, and explained how to use the technology of GINGA which is the key to interactive service in Brazil.

The seminar contributed much to the participants understanding the benefits and advantages of ISDB-T from technical viewpoints.

For the details of the Seminar :
For the details of the Demonstration :
Overview of the seminar and demonstration
DATE :  From Wednesday, 29th July through Friday, 31st July
 
PLACE :  Demonstration  "Hall of ECOBOL in La Paz"
Seminar  "Auditorium of Edificio Centro de Comunicaciones in La Paz"
 
HOST :  Bolivian Government
 
PURPOSE :  To study and analyze various specifications in order to decide the standard for the terrestrial digital TV in Bolivia

Seminar

List of the presentation from Japan
Title of presentation Speaker
Thursday, 30 July ESTÁNDAR ISDB-T Mr. RAFAEL PEREZ C.
Características del sistema ISDB-T Mr. Sachio FUKUDA
Friday, 31 July Tecnologías de transmisión del ISDB-T sus ventajas y aplicaciones Mr. Hiroyuki FURUTA
Ventajas de ISDB-T En lla República del Bolivia Mr. Yasushi FURUKAWA
Opening Celemony (ECOBOL)
Opening Celemony (ECOBOL)

Snapshot in Seminar (Auditorium)
Snapshot in Seminar (Auditorium)
Snapshot in Seminar (Auditorium)
Snapshot in Seminar (Auditorium)

Example of Ginga
Example of Ginga
Brazilian delegates
Brazilian delegates
(Prof. Zalkind and Prof. Gunnar)

Demonstration

From Wednesday, 29th July through Friday, 31st July (Hall of ECOBOL in La Paz)

ECOBOL (Place of Demonstration)
ECOBOL (Place of Demonstration)
Transmitter and Antenna
Transmitter and Antenna

HDTV Reception
HDTV Reception
Variety of One-Seg receivers
Variety of One-Seg receivers

Snapshot in Demonstration
Snapshot in Demonstration
Snapshot in Demonstration
Snapshot in Demonstration