Multimedia Representation Technical Committee (MRTC)

The Multimedia Representation Technical Committee (MRTC) participates in the development of international standards for compression, decompression, processing and coded representation of moving pictures, audio and their combination. It focuses in particular on the standards work of ISO/IEC JTC1/SC29/WG11 on ‘Coding of moving pictures and audio’, and to a lesser extent on SC29/WG1 on ‘Coding of still pictures’.

TC composition and structure

MRTC has the following main composition:

TC Chairman

Mr Lim Chong Soon
Senior R&D Manager
Panasonic R&D Singapore

International Standards Participation

The TC represents Singapore as a ‘Participating’ or ‘P’ member in ISO/IEC JTC1/SC29 on ‘Coding of audio, picture, multimedia and hypermedia information’. It is active in SC29/WG11, which develops the MPEG standards for video and audio compression and transmission.

* P-members participate actively in the work and have an obligation to vote on all questions submitted to vote within the technical committee. 

Singapore Standards Under MRTC

There are no Singapore Standards under the purview of MRTC. Users are advised to refer to relevant international standards.