JPEG 2000 seminar – draft programme now available

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Places are still available on the JPEG 2000 seminar to be held at the Wellcome Trust on 16 November 2010.

Draft programme with timetable and confirmed speakers:

09:00 Registration, coffee
10:00 Welcome, introduction
Christy Henshaw, Wellcome Library, Chair of JP2K-UK

Morning session Chair: William Kilbride, Executive Director, Digital Preservation Coalition
10:10 What did JPEG 2000 ever do for us?
Simon Tanner, Director, Kings Digital Consultancy Service
10:40 JPEG 2000 standardization – a pragmatic viewpoint
Richard Clark, UK head of delegation to JPEG and MD of Elysium Ltd.
11:10 JPEG 2000 profiles
Five ten-minute presentations moderated by Sean Martin, Head of Architecture and Development, British Library
12:10 IIPImage and OldMapsOnline
Petr Zabicka, Head of R&D, Moravian Library, Czech Republic

12:40 LUNCH

Early afternoon session Chair: Dave Thompson, Digital Curator, Wellcome Library
13:40 JP2K for preservation and access, experiences from the National Library of Norway
Svein Arne Brygfjeld, National Library of Norway
14:10 Web presentation of JPEG 2000 images
Sasa Mutic, Geneza and Ivo Iossiger, 4DigitalBooks, Switzerland
14:40 JPEG 2000 for long-term preservation in practice: problems, challenges and possible solutions
Johan van der Knijff, Koninklijke Bibliotheek (NL)

15:10 Coffee

Late afternoon session Chair: Simon Tanner, Director, Kings Digital Consultancy Service
15:40 Delivering High-Resolution JPEG2000 Images and Documents over the Internet
Gary Hodkinson, MD of Luratech Ltd.
16:10 Pros and Cons of JPEG 2000 for video archiving
Katty van Mele, IntoPIX
16:40 Questions and discussion
Moderated by Ben Gilbert, Photographer, Wellcome Library

17:10 Concluding remarks

Christy Henshaw

Christy Henshaw

Christy Henshaw manages digitisation at the Wellcome Library. @Chenshaw. Linkedin

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