Yuriy is Technology Fellow and head of Research at Brightcove. His team is responsible for the design of Context Aware Encoding and other advanced technologies in Brightcove products. Previously, he worked at RealNetworks, InterDigital, and Qualcomm, and contributed to a number of standards (ITU-T H.264 / MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG-4 ALS, ITU-T G.718, ITU-T H.265 / MPEG HEVC, MPEG DASH, etc.) as well as products in domains of Internet streaming and wireless multimedia. Prior to his industrial carrier Yuriy has studied Mathematics and Computer Science at Kiev University (Kiev, Ukraine) as was a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University (CA, USA). He wrote over 100 papers and co-invented over 60 granted US patents on topics related to his studies and work.