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WEEKLY SPECIAL - 2021/05/04: AR-based 3D-Live Surgeries

Interview with Fraunhofer HHI expert Jean-Claude Rosenthal, where he talks about the world’s first AR-based 3D broadcast of a live surgery. This broadcast has been realized within the project TeleSTAR, where an intervention of a cochlear implant for surgical training was broadcasted in real-time to four remote locations Europe-wide.  

 

Our upcoming Weekly Specials

 

We are happy to share news of current topics that will provide you with insights to innovative and future-oriented technologies, give you an overview about new projects that the Fraunhofer Institutes drive forward and keep you updated on new for moving picture, broadcast, video and audio technologies and digital radio.

 

2021/05/04 - AR-based 3D-Live Surgeries

Interview with Fraunhofer HHI expert Jean-Claude Rosenthal, where he talks about the world’s first AR-based 3D broadcast of a live surgery.

This broadcast has been realized within the project TeleSTAR, where an intervention of a cochlear implant for surgical training was broadcasted in real-time to four remote locations Europe-wide.

 
 

Video Library

Check out our Video Library to watch more than our two latest Weekly Specials!

Here you will find an overview of all our recent videos and you can watch back all of our Weekly Specials.

 

Our Media Experts

 

You will find more about our digital media experts and their activities here:

2021/04/20 - Streaming of Interactive Volumetric Video

Interview with Fraunhofer HHI expert Dr. Cornelius Hellge, where he talks about the new remote rendering streaming system for Volumetric Video and its application on Mixed Reality glasses and smartphones.

By offloading complexity to the edge cloud, users can experience high quality and animatable volumetric video on their devices without draining the battery.

NEXT 2021/05/18: System Technology for VVC

In our next Weekly Special, Yago Sanchez de la Fuentem and Robert Skupin will give you an overview of the System Technology for VVC:

Our HighTable Briefings

6.5.2021

NEXT: HighTable Briefing: AR-based 3D-Live Surgeries

 

Register here!

 

In Autumn 2020, Fraunhofer HHI broadcasted the world's first AR-based 3D live surgery to four remote lecture halls EU-wide.

 

Talk to experts Jean-Claude Rosenthal & Eric Wisotzky about related updates!

 

When? 2021/05/06, 11:00 am CET

Where? Zoom

25.5.2021

HighTable Briefing: Systems Technology for VVC

 

Stay tuned for more information about the HighTable Briefing to be held by Yago Sanchez de la Fuente and Robert Skupin on the topic of System Technology for VVC:

 

When? 2021/05/25

Where? Zoom

13.4.2021

Recently: HighTable Briefing: JPEG XS Wrap-up Session from HPA

 

The HighTable briefing discussed the transformation of broadcast production caused by increased connectivity with Internet Protocol and the usage of cloud processing and storage. Siegfried touch on which way this will affect future broadcast facilities and what role JPEG XS can play.

 

First feedback was collected during the HPA conference and was presented by Siegfried Foessel in a short summary.

27.4.2021

Recently: HighTable Briefing: Streaming of Interactive Volumetric Video

 

At IBC 2020, Fraunhofer HHI presented their demo on the streaming of photorealistic volumetric video that the viewer can interact with.

 

At our HighTable Briefing, you could talk to our expert Cornelius Hellge about the latest updates.

 

News

 

With IMF Studio ready for cloud-based
workflows

Fraunhofer IIS announces new licensing model.

 

JPEG XS Licensing
program

Fraunhofer IIS and intoPIX announce a joint licensing program for JPEG XS.

Exhibitions and Events

IBC 2021

You can meet us at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) 2021 in Amsterdam, 10.-13. September 2021.

For more information, check the IBCs website below.

NAB 2021

We are looking forward to participating in the NAB 2021, 10.-13. November 2021.

Stay tuned for updates and check the NAB website below for more information!

 

SMPTE Conference 2021

We are planning to take part in the SMPTE Conference 2021.

 

We will keep you updated - stay tuned for more information!

Event overview

Click below for an overview of all of our upcoming exhibitions and events:

Fraunhofer Business Area Digital Media

 

The cooperation of Fraunhofer Institutes within the business area Digital Media provides innovative solutions and products for the digital age of motion picture.

 

We provide technological innovations for the whole digital media workflow, for immersive viewing and sound experiences. Benefit from our expertise in research and development as well as in standardization.

 

Get in touch with us!

For contact, more information and participation in our new digital formats, don't hesitate to contact us!

 

 

Video Library

Visit our Video Library for an overview of all our recent videos and to watch back all of our Weekly Specials.

The Fraunhofer business area Digital Media with its five leading Fraunhofer Institutes will keep you updated with information of our top video and audio experts in

Weekly Specials: A 5 to 10 minutes expert update on new technologies, briefing on codecs, new projects and solutions. You can browse thru all these specials in our media library to follow a topic all at once. Some of these specials will provide a direct email-link to the expert or/and also a live-chat.

HighTable Briefings: In 40 – 60 minutes webinars you will be part of a group of media experts where you can directly ask questions, discuss opportunities or ideas. It will start with an impulse presentation by our Fraunhofer experts and will move into an open discussion.  

Classy Webinars: We will invite you to tutorials, presentations and lectures, virtual out-of-the-Labs throughout the year.

Members of the Business Area Digital Media

Technologies and
solutions for digital
media

The Fraunhofer Business Area Digital Media consists of the following five Fraunhofer institutes:

Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS

Coordination

 

Am Wolfsmantel 33, D-91058 Erlangen
Germany

Phone +49 (0) 91 31 7 76-5 105

Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut HHI

 

Einsteinufer 37, 10587 Berlin

Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS

 

 

Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 31, 10589 Berlin

Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technologies IDMT

 

 

Ehrenbergstr. 31, 98693 Ilmenau

Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems IAIS

 

 

Schloss Birlinghoven, 53757 Sankt Augustin

 

Angela Raguse

Contact Press / Media

Angela Raguse

Communications Digital Media

Fraunhofer Business Area Digital Media
Am Wolfsmantel 33
91058 Erlangen, Germany

Phone +49 9131 776-5105

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Siegfried Fößel

Contact Press / Media

Prof. Dr. Siegfried Fößel

Speaker of the Business Area

Fraunhofer IIS
Am Wolfsmantel 33
91058 Erlangen, Germany

Phone +49 9131 776-5140

Fax +49 9131 776-5108

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