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Rapporteur Meetings

Scheduled Rapporteur Meetings for SG 16 Questions
(January-October 2013)

Last update:   2013-10-09 (SCN/ra)

Notes:
  • Many meeting dates and venues were not finalized at the time of the Study Group 16 meeting (denoted “TBC” / “TBD”), and they will be confirmed at a later stage to the experts through e-mail reflectors of the respective Questions. The meetings noted as "planned" were pre-approved by SG 16 and will be confirmed once sufficient number of participants and contributions is ensured.
  • A lock  indicates that a TIES account is required. A denotes a date updated after the SG16 meeting.
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Note 1: No interim meetings are planned for Q20/16.
 

WP 1/16 (Note 2)

Tentative Dates
Tentative Host/Place
Details
Question
Objectives
Status
17-21 June 2013
Cisco Systems Norway/ Oslo, Norway
‑ Invite/Logistics
Q1/16
    Progress work on H.222.0 amendments
    Progress revision of H.239
    Review of the items relative to H.320, H.324, T.120, H.310, etc.
Held
Q2/16
    Review items proposed for the H.323-Series Implementors' Guide
    Progress work on H.323-Series Implementors' Guide, H.460.SessionID, H.245, H.325, H.AMS.CIS
    Progress work on AMS signalling, syntax, and message flows
    Discuss miscellaneous and new work items
Held
Q3/16
    Progress work on: H.248.39 (Rev.), H.248.50 (Rev.), H.248.66 (ex H.248.RTSP), H.248.74 (ex H.248.MRCP), H.248.80 (ex H.248.SDPMAPPER), H.248.DPI, H.248.RTPTOPO, H.248.TLS, H.248.TLSPROF, H.248.RTCPPROF, H.248.TCP, H.248.WEBRTC, and H.248.RTP-MUX
    Progress work on H.248 Sub Series IG, H Series Supp. 2 and H.Supp.Prio
    Consider new material
Held
Q5/16
    Progress Topics related to F.TPS-Reqs, F/H.TPS-Arch, H.TPS-AV 
    Consider new material.
Held
Q21/16
    Progress work on H.IVSReqs, H.VSMprot, F.LIMSreqs, F.NBLICreqs, H.P2PVSArch, F.UDExch, H.VHN and H.IPTV-NGN-HN
    Consider new and miscellaneous work items
Cancelled
Note 2: In addition to the physical meeting for Q2/16, Q2/16 plans to organize regular electronic meetings to allow easier participation of the ITU-wide membership and progress the work on H.325/AMS, including: signalling, syntax, and message flows. The details (including topics for discussion, documentation, duration of the call, web collaboration details, and dial-in information) for each of them will be circulated duly in advance in the mailing list used by the Question for this purpose, h325-design@lists.packetizer.com. The results of those meetings will appear in an interim activity report at the next Study Group 16 meeting.
 

WP 2/16 (Note 3)

Tentative Dates
Tentative Host/Place
Details
Question
Objectives
Status
6-10 May 2013
(at IPTV-GSI)
DOC, CSIR/ ‌Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
‑ Announcement
‑ Invite/Logistics
‑ Registration
Q13/16
    To make progress on MAFR, (esp. Widget), TDES, SMTD, AM2
    Showcasing event
Held
Q14/16
    Work on all topics of Q14/16 including H.DS-AM, H.DS-DISR, H.DS-ARCH, DS-META, HSTP.DS-UCIS, and new issues
Held
Q28/16
    To make progress on F.IDGPHS, H.MEDX.
    Showcasing event
Held
8-12 July 2013 (at IPTV-GSI)
ITU/Geneva, Switzerland
‑ Announcement
‑ Invite/Logistics
‑ Registration
Q13/16
    To make progress on MAFR, (esp. Widget), TDES, SMTD, AM2
    Showcasing event
Held
Q14/16
    Work on all topics of Q14/16 including H.DS-AM, H.DS-DISR, H.DS-ARCH, DS-META, HSTP.DS-UCIS, and new issues
Held
Q28/16
    To make progress on F.IDGPHS, H.MEDX.
    Showcasing event
Held
During IoT-GSI, 19-25 June 2013
ITU/Geneva, Switzerland
‑ Announcement
‑ Invite/Logistics
‑ Registration
Q25/16
    Make progress on F.OpenUSN, F.USN-WQA, H.IoT-ID, H.IoT-reqts, H.WoT-SA and F.USN-ALI
    Discuss contributions inter alia on IoT applications and services
Held
3-4 June 2013
Gallaudet University and TDI/Washington, DC, USA
‑ Announcement
‑ Invite&Logistics [DOC | PDF | TXT]
Q26/16
    Progress on F.Relay work with participation from Relay service providers from the US. (TBC)
Held
24-25 June 2013
ITU-T/Geneva, Switzerland
‑ Announcement
Q27/16
    Agree on definitions and associated functionality for the terms “vehicle gateway” and “vehicle gateway platform”
    Agree on a framework for the set of Recommendations being produced by Q27/16
    Decide on the potential removal of the following work items: H.VG-OIF, H.VGP-PRT, H/F-Supp-VCF
    Develop plan for co-ordination/collaboration with external groups
    Complete first drafts of G.SAM and G.V2A
    Revise baseline text for F.VGP-REQ and H.VGP-FAM based on Q27/16 living list and new inputs
Held
24-25 Oct. 2013
ITU/Geneva, Switzerland
To be provided:
‑ Announcement
‑ Invite/Logistics
‑ Registration (same as SG 16)
Q13/16
    To make progress on MAFR, (esp. Widget), TDES, SMTD, AM2
Cancelled
Note 3: Question 13/16 will hold electronic meetings to more effectively progress the work on Audience Measurement for IPTV and allow easier participation of the ITU-wide membership. Announcements concerning these e-meetings will be made on the reflectors used by the Question, sg16-ast@lists.packetizer.com and t13sg9and16-iptv@lists.itu.int. Contributions to each meeting should be sent by Monday of that week to the Rapporteur and copy to the mailing lists.
 

WP 3/16 (Notes 4, 5)

Tentative Dates
Tentative Host/Place
Details
Question
Objectives
Status
18-26 Apr. 2013
ISO/IEC JTC 1/ SC 29/ WG 11 / Incheon, KR
‑ Logistics 
   [ JCT-VC
    
JCT-3V]
Q6/16 & JCT-VC & JCT-3V
   Progress the work on development of extensions to ITU-T H.265 | ISO/IEC 23008-2 HEVC, including extensions for application range extensions, scalable video, and 3D / multiview video
   Progress the work on 3D extensions of other video coding standards including Rec. H.264 and possibly Rec. H.262.
   Progress the work on specification of code point identifiers for video and image signal types in video and image coding specifications
   Address any AAP comments submitted in the approval process of texts for Q6/16
   Address maintenance needs and proposed enhancements for Q6/16 video and image coding Recommendations
   Collect non-normative information for assisting in the use and deployment of Recommendations in the domain of Q6/16
   Coordinate and communicate with MPEG, JPEG, and other organizations regarding image and video coding and the work of Q6/16, JCT-VC, and JCT-3V
   Plan for future work of Q6/16, JCT-VC, and JCT-3V
Held

5-7 June 2013
Deutsche Telekom/
Darmstadt, Germany
‑ Announcement
15/16
   Test methodologies for characterising the performance of voiceband signal discrimination techniques
   Maintenance of V-Series Recommendations
   Proposals for new work
Held
16/16
   Continue work on new G.168 Annex E "Embedded echo cancellers" in preparation for Consent at the SG16 meeting in November 2013
   Continue work on new G.DNH "Do no harm testing" in preparation for Consent at the SG16 meeting in November 2013
   Continue work on revised G.168 (V8) "Digital network echo cancellers"
   Continue work on new G.169 Annex B "Automatic listener enhancement"
Held
18/16
   Progress the work on revised G.799.1
   Progress the work on revised G.799.2
   Progress the work on revised G.799.3
   Progress the work on G.SPNE
   Progress the work on revised G.161
Held
25 July – 2 Aug. 2013
ISO/IEC JTC 1/ SC 29/ WG 11 / Vienna, AT
‑ Invite/Logistics
Q6/16 & JCT-VC & JCT-3V   Continuation of the topics noted above for the Q6/16 & JCT-VC & JCT-3V meeting Held
23 Oct – 1 Nov. 2013
ISO/IEC JTC 1/ SC 29/ WG 11 /
ITU/Geneva, Switzerland
‑ Invite/Logistics
  [JCT-VC
    JCT-3V
]
Q6/16 & JCT-VC & JCT-3V
   Continuation of the topics noted above for the Q6/16 & JCT-VC & JCT-3V meeting.
Planned
 
 
 
 
 

Note 4: Questions 7/16 and 10/16 are not planning to hold Rapporteur meetings before the next SG16 meeting. Work under the various work items will progress by correspondence.
Note 5: Additionally, a meeting of the JCT-VC and JCT-3V is planned to be held 23 Oct. – 1 Nov. 2013, collocated with the SG 16 meeting. Details will be made available in the JCT-VC & JCT-3V home pages.