Welcome to the second post in The Connected Cottage series, leading up to Maria’s panel chair at The CSI Converging Home Summit on the 8th of May, 2014. The Connected Home and its components aren’t particularly new, but in the …

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Welcome to The Connected Cottage series. Over 5 days this blog will discuss Connected Home technology as a lead up to Maria’s panel chair at The CSI Converging Home Summit on the 8th of May, 2014. I live in an …

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I’m honoured to have been asked to do a Fireside Chat on being a woman in technology as part of London Technology Week. The London Technology Week have an announcement for the discussion.  It will be co-located quite conveniently at …

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Game of Thrones Season 4 Premiere

Following on from my last post on Being a BAFTA Judge, one of the bonuses of being in BAFTA is occasionally we get to attend premieres! And one of the most exciting ones this year so far has been the …

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Being a BAFTA Judge

I’m often asked how I got to be a BAFTA judge. The real answer is luck.  I was in the right place at the right time with the right expertise and talking to the right person. And I’m forever grateful …

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Editorial Intelligence’s Comment Conference

Maria spoke on the panel Digital Mobility: Innovation in a Mobile World at the eighth in Editorial Intelligence’s Comment Conference series. Mobile World looked at the social, political, technical, cultural and media impacts of information. Ed Vaizey kicked off the …

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Evangelists and Entrepreneurs

Mortimer Spinks hosts its annual Evangelists and Entrepreneurs events to hear from some of the industry’s technology thought leaders.  Maria speaks on The Joy of Rights – an honest talk about the studio’s requirements for security on content and how …

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Video Infrastructure Summit Keynote

Maria’s keynote: OTT Movie Distribution Infrastructure: The Challenges of Online Movie Delivery “The clearest explanation I’ve ever seen on video on demand infrastructure.” “Worth the price of the entire conference.” — As described by conference attendees

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At IBC 2010, Maria presented a Technical Paper and a Presentation on The Secret of Getting Video on Demand Right First Time. This presentation described how to think through architecting a full VOD solution from acquisition to delivery. IBC no …

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