Avant Première Talk
‘Next Generation Immersive Media: 4K, 8K, and Beyond’


Spin Digital Video Technologies / Spin Digital, is a new company, based in Berlin, that develops high-performance video codecs for the next generation immersive media. These codecs enable applications that require very high resolution - 4K, 8K & beyond - as well as emerging formats - HDR, high frame rate and extended color. CEO Mauricio Alvarez-Mesa will emphasize on Spin Digital having released a complete solution including an encoder and a media player that allow content creators to reduce the file size of super high resolution videos, while keeping the very high quality demanded by emerging media applications such as 4K & 8K UHD-TV, immersive projection and virtual reality.

Wednesday 15 Feb 201714:00 - 14:30Scandic Hotel Potsdamer Platz,


Mauricio Alvarez-Mesa

CEO of Spin Digital

Alvarez-Mesa has more than 10 years of research experience in the field of video codecs. He has worked as a researcher for several international institutions such as the Polytechnic University of Catalonia in Barcelona, IBM Haifa, Fraunhofer Institute HHI in Berlin and the Technical University of Berlin.