.DisplaySearch recently announced that it will hold HDTV Conference on October 10-11, 2007 in Los Angeles California where executives from both Blu-ray Disc & HD DVD Camps will address the adoption of next-generation DVDs, regardless of format. All of us are aware of the success story of both the Blu-ray Disc and HD DVD formats. Blu-ray Disc boasts more storage space and benefits from high volume Playstation 3 sales whereas HD DVD being a combo player supports both HD and standard definition DVDs.
The key issues that will be discussed in the panel would include
Chief persons in the discussion panel of DisplaySearch’s DVD Format Session include Andy Parsons, SVP, Pioneer and Chairman of US Promotion Committee, Blue-ray Disc Association, Don Ecklund, EVP, Advanced Technologies, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Ken Graffeo, EVP, Marketing, Home Entertainment Universal Studios, Co-president, HD DVD North America Promotion Group, Amir Majidimehr, Corporate VP, Consumer Media Technology Group, Microsoft, Dan Silverberg, VP, High Definition Media Development, Warner Bros., Moderator: Russ Crupnick, VP, Senior Industry Analyst, Entertainment, The NPD Group.