Our first meeting of 2019 will be held on February 20th and 21st at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, CA.

Mingled with dedicated time on both days to tackle Alliance working projects will be interesting presentations by a range of companies addressing critical streaming video challenges and topics.

Two days of exciting meetings across all of our working groups:

  • Advertising
  • Geo
  • Live Streaming
  • Measurement/Quality of Experience
  • Networking and Transport
  • Open Caching
  • Privacy and Protection
  • VR


Thursday, February 20th

9am – 9:30am Check-in
9:30am – 10:30am Keynote Presentation (Disney)
10:30am – 11am Opening Plenary
11:15am – 12pm P2P & Multisourcing: Scaling streaming architecture via client-side technologies
12pm – 2pm Lunch & Networking
2pm – 6:00pm WG Break-out Sessions
6:30pm – 9pm Offsite Networking Event

Thursday, February 21st

9:30am – 10:15amScaling OTT Services to Dramatically Improve QoE
10:15am – 12pm WG Break-out Sessions
12pm – 2pm Lunch & Networking
2pm – 3pmUsing FPGAs to Accelerate Cloud Software and Streaming Services
3pm – 5:30pmWG Break-out Sessions
5:30pm – 6pm Closing Plenary
6pm – 7pm Networking Drinks (onsite)

WG Sessions Topics

Advertising WG

  • Whiteboard session / workshop to define an open Architecture for OTT AD monitoring.

Geo WG:

  • Explore different terms such as Anonymizers and Proxy to see what is interesting to the SVA.

Live Streaming WG:

  • Definition of latency
  • Review of the different delivery options for agreement, covering standard HLS & Dash segments, low latency CMAF and WebRTC.

Measurement/ QoE WG:

  • Working session to make progress on the strawman document and review of work completed thus far.

Networking & Transport WG:

  • Continue work on the Scaling Video Streaming white paper

Open Caching WG:

  • Request routing by manifest rewrite – Spec review
  • Evaluate Manifest rewrite within the OCC
  • VR Caching PoC
  • HTTP redirect for video scheme position paper
  • IETF/CDN updates
  • Open Caching in 5G/MEC

Privacy & Protection:

  • Continue work on the Streaming Protection Document

Not a Member Yet? Join Today!

You have to be associated with a Streaming Video Alliance member company in order to attend our face-to-face meetings. Joining is easy and only takes a few minutes. Simply download the appropriate application, fill it in, and email it to Once we receive your application, we’ll process it, get you into the system, and send you information about accessing our intranet where you can register for the meeting.

We hope to see you there!