Abstract

In the next year, BBC R&D will continue to play a leading role as part of the BBC’s overall engineering capability and within the wider UK and International media industry through:

QUALITY AND DISTINCTIVENESS

Supporting editorial teams in driving Quality and Distinctiveness through the transfer of technologies from R&D into production teams and the wider industry.

PARTNERSHIPS

Playing a central role in the BBC’s partnership proposals through supporting projects such as Freeview HD and Canvas, and developing BBC R&D’s own partnership activities with universities and key industry players.

RELEASING THE ARCHIVES

Working with the cultural industry to unlock the rich potential of content archives in the digital age.

WORLD CLASS R&D

Progressing the research agenda across our key work strands of production, media management, distribution and audience experience.