Chief IPTV Architect, BT
Simon has been working in the field of Interactive Television and Content on Demand for over 20 years with companies in the UK such as BT, Open Interactive and BSkyB. Simon currently works for BT as their TV Architect, which includes architectural responsibility for BT's consumer TV service, BT TV, and wholesale TV services, and Media & Broadcast products. Simon current interests include next generation Television presentation and distribution formats. Simon has contributed to the launch of many of BT TV services including BT Sport Ultra HD and their recent HDR test events. Simon is actively involved in TV standardisation and represents BT at the DTG (Digital TV Group) and at the DVB (Digital Video Broadcasting) where he recently led their Study Mission “Beyond the Transport Stream”.