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Streaming Media West Show to Feature Special Hands-On Sessions on HEVC, Chromecast Apps, Cloud Encoding, and More

Don’t just hear about best practices, see them in action, and learn how you can capture, encode, distribute, and play back video with better quality

Medford, NJ(06 Oct 2014) announced that its annual Streaming Media West Conference and Exhibition, taking place November 17–19 at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa in Huntington Beach, Calif., will feature 10 special how-to presentations. See firsthand how to get better quality out of your entire video workflow, from creation to distribution. Many conferences talk about topics such as 4K and cloud services, but at the Streaming Media West show, attendees can actually see these technologies in action and learn the best tips, tricks, and techniques.

The special how-to sessions cover the entire video ecosystem and include these presentations:

  • How To: Choosing a Cloud Encoder
  • How To: Building a Chromecast Application
  • How To: H.265 vs. H.264, Choosing the Best Options
  • How To: Building a Streaming HTML5 Video Player
  • How To: Measuring the ROI on an HEVC Deployment
  • How To: Multi-Cam Shooting, Editing and Delivery on an iPad
  • How To: Selecting the Right Video Management Technology
  • How To: Building Enhanced Video With JW Player
  • How To: Producing and Distributing HEVC
  • How To: Changing Viewer Engagement With Second Screen Experiences

See the latest technology, platforms and deployments of OTT platforms by broadcasters, cable operators, and content owners. Confirmed speakers for the event already include representatives from these companies: Netflix, PGA Tour Digital, Fox Networks, Twitch, DIRECTV, YouTube, Yahoo, The New Times, Roku, Warner Bros., Sony Pictures Entertainment, M-GO, Tennis Channel, and Cable ONE. Many more are being added.

The 2014 Streaming Media West show will feature 100-plus speakers across more than 40 sessions and workshops. To register to attend the 2014 Streaming Media West conference and exhibition, go to or phone 800-300-9868.

Media registration is open to working journalists and analysts with commercial news organizations and research firms. To register for FREE, please go to

About Events's conferences and expositions are the largest and most prestigious events in the world for the business of video and audio on the internet. Bringing together leading companies and technologies, events are the industry's meeting place for streaming media professionals who want to learn, network, and make business deals. Executives and decision makers from all over the world attend these annual events in New York, California, and London. Focused on the "business" of streaming media in the Media and Entertainment, Enterprise, Education, and Broadcast sectors, these shows are the industry's leading forum, bringing together digital media experts and professionals to exchange ideas, strategies, and success stories.