Carter EltzrothLegal Director at DVB Project
Carter Eltzroth is Legal Director of the DVB Project, the Geneva-based body that develops technical standards for digital television and related fields. He is responsible for DVB’s fostering of patent pools covering DVB standards (and has assisted in similar activities for IEEE, SGIP and MC-IF). He has served as general counsel and in other senior positions in European pay TV companies. A graduate of Oxford and Columbia, he has written and spoken extensively on the IPR policy of standards bodies and as adjunct professor at American University (Washington) has taught courses on IPR and technology.