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MacAvock elected DVB chairman

Tuesday 12 July 2016 | 15:08 CET | News
DVB, an alliance of about 200 companies, appointed Peter MacAvock (EBU) as DVB chairman. MacAvock was chosen to take over from Phil Laven who has served in the position since 2008 at the 83rd meeting of the Steering Board. Peter MacAvock, was DVB executive director for 14 years before taking his current position of head of Delivery, Platforms and Services at EBU Technology & Innovation. Phil Laven, a former Technical Director of the European Broadcasting Union, served as chairman of DVB for the past 8 years. During this time, among other achievements, he oversaw the introduction of DVB-T2.

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