Call for Participation

Packet Video Workshop 2013
December 12th and 13th
San Jose, CA USA


The 20th International Packet Video Workshop (PV 2013) is devoted to presenting technological advancements and innovations in video and multimedia transmission over packet networks, in particular wireless and Internet networks. The workshop provides a unique venue for people from the media coding and networking fields to meet, interact and exchange ideas. Its charter is to promote the research and development in both established and emerging areas of video streaming and multimedia networking. PV 2013 will be held in San Jose, CA, USA, on December 12th and 13th.

The program is available at here and provides the following highlights:


  • Jason Gaedtke, Google YouTube
  • Ion Stoica, UC Berkeley and Conviva
  • Will Law, Akamai

Special Sessions

  • Adaptive Streaming
  • Web-RTC 2.0
  • Information-Centric Networks
  • Low-Latency Interactive Video

Regular Sessions

  • Visibility and Video Quality
  • Video Delivery and Scalable Coding
  • Poster Session

Social Events

  • Breakfasts, coffee breaks and lunches are included in the registration
  • Workshop dinner is on December 12th (Tickets are sold separately)

Best-Presentation Awards Sponsored by



  • Register at /registration/
  • Author Registration (Paper or poster/demo): 250 USD
  • Non-author Non-student Registration: 150 USD
  • Non-author Student Registration: 75 USD


General Co-Chairs

  • Ali C. Begen, Cisco (Canada)
  • Bernd Girod, Stanford Univ.

Technical Program Co-Chairs

  • John Apostolopoulos, Cisco (USA)
  • Pål Halvorsen, University of Oslo

Publicity Chair

  • Christian Timmerer, AAU Klagenfurt

Publications Chair

  • Zhi Li, Cisco (USA)

Steering Committee

  • Chang Wen Chen, SUNY Buffalo, USA
  • Tsuhan Chen, Cornell, USA
  • Reha Civanlar, Ozyegin Univ., Turkey
  • Pascal Frossard, EPFL, Switzerland
  • Bernd Girod, Stanford Univ., USA
  • Jin Li, Microsoft, USA
  • Fernando Pereira, IST-IT, Portugal
  • Amy Reibman, AT&T, USA
  • Mihaela van der Schaar, UCLA, USA
  • Ralf Schaefer, HHI, Germany
  • Eckehard Steinbach, TUM, Germany
  • Ming-Ting Sun, Univ. of Wash., USA

Further Information




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