Building an IPTV Network from the Ground Up: A Consortium Approach

Thursday, November 08 | 10:10AM–11:00AM | Meeting Room 303
Session Type: E12

In 2011, the National Science Foundation and a pilot group of universities founded the Knowledge Network, a media consortium whose mission was to broadly communicate science and research. This presentation will cover lessons learned and challenges of developing a multi-university communication network distributed over IPTV and Internet2.


  • Susan Kehoe

    Director, Educational Media Services, George Mason University
  • Sharon Pitt

    Vice President of Information Technology and CIO, Virginia Tech
  • Gates Rhodes

    Director, Penn Video Network, University of Pennsylvania
  • Richard Wood

    General Manager/Executive Producer, GMU-TV, George Mason University

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