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Mandate and lead roles

Study Group 16 (Study Period 2013-2016)

Multimedia coding, systems and applications

Responsible for studies relating to ubiquitous applications, multimedia capabilities for services and applications for existing and future networks, including NGN and beyond. This encompasses accessibility, multimedia architectures, terminals, protocols, signal processing, media coding and systems (e.g. network signal processing equipment, multipoint conference units, gateways and gatekeepers).

Lead study group roles

Recommendations under the SG16 responsibility