Today, one of the most important concerns of IRIB organization is to create an appropriate platform for development of media industry especially in new technologies. So continuous learning, innovation and active participation should be seen at the top priority. The realization of this requires a new definition of the role and function of optimization of media workflow by smart systems and smart media technologies.

Today, the media workflow using ICT has provided the possibility of continuous learning and new opportunities for experiences in media industry. This technology act not only as a tool but also as a smart infrastructure to upgrade professional service providing into audiences.

Using ICT in Smart media processes simultaneously with evolution in media industry all around the world, has lead to establishment a smart organization within IRIB. In such organization, teaching & learning processes are reinforced and an integrated interactive environment is provided to promote advanced media technologies, key skills of communication infrastructures, data center and audio & video automation chain, relying on group and smart activities.

Deputy of development and media technology based on its mission is using advanced technologies for optimization of current & future processes by smart systems, so in order to create smart infrastructure of aggregation, distribution and analysis, with the approach of using internal capacities (IRIB engineers & Iranian companies), and international institutions, has held the 15th media technology summit with the slogan " Worldwide Media, Iranian Media " on 19-21 Nov. 2018, at the conference hall of the IRIB.

With the aim of taking advantages of scientific capabilities, Deputy of development and media technology is inviting all international organization, companies and experts in media industry to participate in keynote speaking, scientific lectures and presentation of articles in line with two main general topics of the summit or to attend the exhibition. In this regard, specialized meetings with the presence of experts in domestic and international arenas will be held and in an exhibition for this purpose the advanced technologies in media industry and capabilities of domestic and foreign companies in various domains of media are presented.

Additionally, in order to honor the efforts of the technical engineers of the media, the implemented plans and top ideas will be also unveiled. Accordingly based on the vote of the evaluation committee of technical deputy, selected colleagues in Tehran and provinces will be honored.

The organizers of this summit hope that using all created capacities, the procedures of infrastructure development and smart processes will be accelerated and lead to promote national media status.