Traditionally regrouping all the world’s MPEG experts in a single location, the 131st MPEG meeting has been held online due to the COVID-19 situation, from July 6th to 10th.

A summary of the main achievements can be found here.

The MPEG-G group has issued a Call for Proposals on extension and improvements to ISO/IEC 23092 standard series. The extensions shall address two specific objectives: (i) to increase the speed performance of massively parallel codec implementations and (ii) to enable advanced queries and search capabilities on the compressed data.