International Panels & Forums

WorldDAB – The global industry forum for DAB digital radio

WorldDAB is the global industry forum for digital radio, facilitating the adoption and implementation of broadcast digital radio based on DAB / DAB+. WorldDAB provides advice and support on all aspects of the switch from analog to digital radio including regulation, licensing, technical trials, network build-out, marketing, and production of new digital radio content.

IABM: The International Trade Association for the Broadcast & Media Industry

The IABM acts as an authoritative voice for the Broadcast & Media industry and facilitates the all-important networking and interaction that shape and define the unique ecosystem of the Broadcast and Media technology industry. Their membership ensures that you are kept informed, by providing a well-established infrastructure of services and facilities to encourage discussion and collaboration across the whole IABM supply chain.

EBU – Audio contribution over IP (ACIP)

To deliver high-quality audio feeds over the Internet, broadcasters rely on streaming audio over IP networks. To ensure quality and reliability over IP, broadcasters must consider a number of factors, including: forward error correction, diversity, low latency, error correction, redundancy, and robust encoding/decoding. Most commercial buildings now have Ethernet cabling, so it is easier to create IP links. However, it is critical that broadcasters ensure their provider is aware of the quality of service necessary for contribution-quality TV links | more…

RAVENNA – The open standard for real-time media over IP

Livewire+ is the pioneering technology invented by the Telos Alliance to convey low-delay, high-reliability audio over switched Ethernet.

Livewire+ – The world most advanced AoIP Networking

RAVENNA is an open solution for transmitting audio over IP. Designed to meet the exacting standards of the Broadcast industry, RAVENNA delivers high-quality, multi-channel audio over a standard IT network.

RDS Forum

2wcom is a member of the RDS Forum since 1996: 
The RDS Forum is a worldwide association of professional users of RDS technology. The members are representatives of broadcasters, manufacturers of receivers and professional equipment, transmission operators, data service providers, professional associations, and regulating authorities. 

DiWiSH: Cluster management Digitale Wirtschaft Schleswig-Holstein

The cluster management “Digitale Wirtschaft Schleswig-Holstein” (DiWiSH) is a network for all small-scale and medium-sized enterprises in the sectors of IT, media, and design in the region between the North Sea and Baltic Sea. The organization works closely together with “Wirtschaftsförderung und Technologietransfer Schleswig-Holstein GmbH” (WTSH) since 2006.

SADIBA – Southern African Digital Broadcasting Association

SADIBA (the Southern African Digital Broadcasting Association) is a voluntary industry forum dedicated to promoting the co-ordinated market-driven introduction of digital broadcasting technologies in the Southern African region.