SPS Webinar: Never Take No for an Answer and Other Advice I Wish Somebody Would Have Given Me

Date: 21 June 2024
Time: 11:00 AM ET (New York Time)
Presenter(s): Dr. Iole Moccagatta


Dr. Iole Moccagatta and active IEEE Signal Processing Society member and volunteer will share advice and lessons learned during her career spanning across multiple industries and continents. This event focuses on professional development, from the importance of a mentor to owning your own career. A portion of the time will be reserved to questions and answers, so join us for an interactive and engaging discussion!


Iole Moccagatta Iole Moccagatta Iole received a Diploma of Electronic Engineering from the University of Pavia, Italy, and a PhD from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland. She is a Senior Principal Engineer at Intel working on HW Multimedia accelerators and IPs integrated on Intel platforms and products.

She is an active member of MPEG and ITU-T, Chair of the MPEG/ITU-T Joint Video Experts Team (JVET) Ad-Hoc Group on Conformance and co-editor of the H.266/VVC Conformance Testing specification. She has also contributed to the Alliance for Open Media (AOM) AV1 Codec WG, and currently represents Intel in the AOM Steering Committee.She is an active member of IEEE, serving as SPS Members-at-Large and as member of the SPS Industry Technical WG, the IEEE Fourier Award for Signal Processing Committee, the SPS Technical Committee Review Committee, the SPS Membership Development Committee, and as Chair of the SPS Industry Outreach and Engagement Subcommittee.

Dr. Iole Moccagatta  is the author or co-author of more than 30 publications, 2 book chapters, and more than 10 talks and tutorials in the field of image and video coding. She holds more than 10 patents in the same fields. For more details see Dr. Moccagatta's professional website.