Dr. Jordi Gimenez
- Dr. Jordi J. Gimenez is Head of Technology at the 5G Media Action Group (5G-MAG). 5G-MAG is a cross-industry association bridging the media and ICT industries to collaborate in shaping, understanding, implementing and deploying technology solutions within the 5G ecosystem for the creation, distribution and consumption of media in the all-IP connected future. During his career he has been involved in several standardization activities within DVB, ATSC and 3GPP, in particular in the domain of next-generation media distribution. He has participated in EU-funded projects and participated in the coordination of trials and technology demonstrators. He is author of several patents, international scientific papers and book chapters. He received an IBC Award in 2016 for research in Wideband Broadcasting, together with Teracom and Panasonic. Prior to 5G-MAG, he was a researcher at the iTEAM Research Institute of the Universitat Politècnica de Valencia, Spain, where he received a PhD in Telecommunication in 2015. From 2018 to 2020 he was Project Manager at the Institut für Rundfunktechnik (IRT), Germany.