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35th Top Level Management Conference of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP), Going Digital : DVB-T or ISDB-T
The 35th top level management conference of KBP was held at Taal Vista Hotel, Tagaytay, Philippines on November 13, 2009. In the conference presentations were given by DVB-T and ISDB-T representatives. From November 12 to 13, demonstrations of ISDB-T were exhibited to show a variety of features ISDB-T offers.
Four presentations were performed from the ISDB-T side.
|1.||Main features of ISDB-T, assistance from Japan, trial transmission of ISDB-T signals by Philippine broadcasters|
|Mr. Michiaki OGASAWARA|
|Director-General of the Global ICT Strategy Bureau|
|Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications|
|2.||"ISDB-T Systems Overview" High robustness with time interleaving, flexible services by band segmentation, no additional transmitter nor frequency for mobile TV service, emergency warning broadcasting system, expansion of ISDB-T.|
|Mr. James Rodney P. Santiago|
|Association of Radio Industries and Businesses (ARIB)|
|3.||Set top boxes for ISDB-T and DVB-T, low price ISDB-T STBs|
|Mr. Kenji Sagayama|
|Eagle World Development Co Ltd(EWD)|
|4.||New business opportunities brought by One-seg service|
|Mr. Toru SANO|
|Deputy General Manager of digital business planning and development|
|Nippon Television Network Corporation|
Receiving the ISDB-T signals transmitted from Manila, 60 km away from Tagaytay, the following demonstrations were displayed to the Participants: HDTV, multichannel SDTV, One-seg service and emergency warning broadcasting system.