The MPEG-DASH standard has raised a huge momentum within both industry and academia. The DASH-IF provides – among others – interoperability guidelines and test vectors, and closes the gap enabling interoperable deployments. In recent years, we have seen a tremendous amount of research papers addressing various issues in and around DASH, and thus, the DASH-IF established an academic track to:

Current Events

ACM MMSys 2019

Check the details here.

Past Events

IEEE ICME 2018

The DASH-IF hosted the Grand Challenge on Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP for the first time at IEEE ICME 2017. The press release can be found here and the DASH-IF is pleased to announce the following winners:

ACM MMSys 2018

The DASH-IF hosted the Excellence in DASH Award for the third time at ACM MMSys 2018. The press release can be found here and the DASH-IF is pleased to announce the winners:

IEEE ICME 2017

The DASH-IF established the Grand Challenge on Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP for the first time at IEEE ICME 2017. The press release can be found here and the DASH-IF is pleased to announce the following winners:

ACM MMSys 2017

The DASH-IF hosted the Excellence in DASH Award for the second time at ACM MMSys 2017. The press release can be found here and the DASH-IF is pleased to announce the winners:

A summary about MMSys (incl. pictures) can be found here.

ACM MMSys 2016

The DASH-IF created the Excellence in DASH Award for the first time at ACM MMSys 2016 Conference. The results were announced here. The award was selected by members of the DASH-IF and instead of a first, second, and third place the DASH-IF concluded to give the first price to all three papers:

See pictures here.

Wiki and Email List

For academics who want to join the DASH-IF Academic Track, please subscribe to the public email reflector. Up-to-date information as well as an Academic Event calendar is provided in our Wiki.

Contact

For further information please contact Christian Timmerer (christian.timmerer AT bitmovin.com) or Ali C. Begen (acbegen at ieee.org).