Leading satellite and broadcasting organisations announced a collaboration to host a series of interference prevention meetings throughout IBC. The meetings, hosted by the Global VSAT Forum (GVF), the Satellite Interference Reduction Group (IRG), the World Broadcasting Unions- International Satellite Operators Group (WBU-ISOG) and the Radio Frequency Interference – End Users Initiative (RFI-EUI), will be sponsored by Eutelsat and SES.
The Satellite Interference Mitigation Forum, sponsored by Eutelsat, will be held on Thursday 12th September from 1pm at the Holiday Inn, 2, Amsterdam. This technical forum aims to address recent developments, as well as discussing the next steps in interference prevention. It will cover a number of important topics, including training, earth station testing, Carrier Identification, and geolocation techniques.
The groups will also be collaborating on a series of breakout briefing meetings, sponsored by SES. These meetings are aimed at educating the industry and users about interference prevention techniques, technologies, and initiatives, providing them with the tools and information to ensure they can mitigate interference and its effects on their business.