TNC Recording Contest 2012

TERENA Task Force on Applied Media in Teaching and Learning (TF-Media) organises a Recording Contest at the TERENA Networking Conference (TNC) 2012 in Reykjavik, Iceland.

The aim of this open contest is to bring and showcase the capabilities and features of your portable streaming/ recording system. Participants are expected to set up their own system complying with the requirements below, stream/ record a conference session, optionally do some video enchancement and finally publish it at a public URL.

For more information please read the Call for Participation document.


Summary of requirements

1) One-page (A4) description of your system! It is your responsibility to bring some copies with you to distribute. You may also want to hang up a poster on the wall behind your recording station.

2) Live streaming URL for the TNC2012 website! If you want your live stream to appear on the TNC2012 website under the "live streaming contest" page (to be created), please provide this URL to us. We would like to test this in advance, so please ensure that there is a temporary stream there ASAP.

3) Finished video by Tuesday 16:00 (local time) as the latest! You'll have 24 hour after the recorded session to prepare/enhance your finished video and publish it. If you want your archived video streamed from the TNC2012 server ("archived streaming contest"), please provide me an .mp4 file by the deadline (PREFERRED). If you want to stream your archive from your portal, please provide an URL to that.

Final report

Link to the report


List of contest participants

Capturer Lecture Video Recording System - Tel Aviv University (TAU), Israel

Link to video

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SWITCHcast Video Management System - SWITCH, Switzerland

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Videotorium - NIIF, Hungary

Link to video

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L2L (Live to e-Learning) - CINECA, Italy

Link to video

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ViPS - Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania

Link to video

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Cisco Lecture Vision - Cisco Systems

Link to video

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Opencast-Matterhorn - Univeristy of Vigo, Spain

Link to video

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