JPEG Technologies Workshop Announcement
March 14, 2018

JPEG Technologies Workshop

The Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) is a Working Group of ISO/IEC, the International Organisation for Standardization / International Electrotechnical Commission, (ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 29/WG 1) and of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU-T SG16), responsible for the popular JBIG, JPEG, JPEG 2000, JPEG XR, JPSearch and more recently, the JPEG XT, JPEG XS, JPEG Systems and JPEG Pleno families of imaging standards.

At the occasion of the 79th JPEG meeting in La Jolla, California, USA, a workshop has been organised on 13 April 2018 to inform industry and academia active in the wider field of multimedia and in particular in imaging, to find out about current standardisation activities carried out by the JPEG Committee.

Leading JPEG experts will share with attendees highlights about some of the ongoing JPEG activities that could shape the future of imaging and multimedia.


  • 4:00-4:15 Overview of JPEG activities (Touradj Ebrahimi)
  • 4:15-4:30 JPEG XS (Antonin Descampe, Thomas Richter)
  • 4:30-4:45 HTJ2K (Pierre-Anthony Lemieux)
  • 4:45-5:15 JPEG Pleno – Light Field, Point Cloud, Holography (Ioan Tabus, Antonio Pinheiro, Peter Schelkens)
  • 5:15-5:45 JPEG Systems - Privacy and Security, 360 (Siegfried Foessel, Frederik Temmermans, Andy Kuzma)
  • 5:45-6:00 JPEG XL (Fernando Pereira, Jan De Cock)

Date and Time

13 April 2018, 4pm to 6pm


San Diego Marriott La Jolla, Los Angeles & Ranch Las Palmas room
4240 La Jolla Village Drive
San Diego, California, USA 92037


Attendance to the workshop is open and free of charge. However, for logistic reasons, if you are interested in participating, please use this form to register.