The ‘Visioning’ group. The first reflections. Huw Williams – BBC and David Wood - EBU. The Visioning Project. Can we identify technological trends over the next 5,10, and 15 years? Can we identify business trends? Can we identify consumer trends?
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
Huw Williams – BBC
David Wood - EBU
Sales in $Billion
N.B. *Forecast **Estimate
Source : Consumer Electronics Association
“The PC will play a key role in the home,” he says. “But we would come across as arrogant if we said it was only the PC. I wouldn’t say it’s the center of the digital home, but it will play a role.”
…Bill Leszinske, director of digital home marketing for Intel
“The all-in-one media entertainment console is the Holy Grail of the consumer electronics industry. Everyone from Apple, Sony, Microsoft and the console game companies have made forays into this area. But thus far no one has developed a box with true crossover appeal.”
Milan Petrovich, academic director of The Art Institute of Las Vegas’ Game Art & Design
Participation - Citzen journalism - London Bombings and Buncefield fire -1000 images,video emails etc sent in for London Bombings -6500 sent in for Buncefield fire (people queuing by satellite truck to file images)
Content Consumption in a myriad of formats - For example - PC (iMP - myBBCPlayer), MP3 (Podcasting, myBBCPlayer), Mobile Devices (as in recent O2 trial where trialists watched more video at home rather than on the move)
Inclusivity - Providing services to the digital vanguard and digital refuseniks at the same time
New media ‘add to’ old media, but do not ‘kill them.
But language barriers will affect the market
But broadband will not replace broadcasting, it will share the landscape with it.
This will be an important distinguishing feature
Policy must have a technological base