New York (PRWEB) December 05, 2013
InteractiveTV Today, [itvt], the most widely read and trusted news source on multiplatform interactive and social TV, today announced that its landmark event, The TV of Tomorrow Show (TVOT), is returning to New York on December 11th, preceded by the first-ever TVOT NYC Hackathon, beginning December 10th. Throughout its seven-year reign, TVOT has become known to thought leaders and creatives in the industry as a “must-attend” event. With executives from leading innovators of the reinvention of TV such as ABC, Adobe, Bravo, Comcast, Cognitive Networks, Digitalsmiths, LG Electronics, National Geographic Channels, NBC, RDK Management and others, TVOT’s reputation for bringing together the movers and shakers in the Interactive and Multiplatform Television industry/community continues to expand. TVOT NYC 2013 will also be host to an IAB Agency Day event. To register for TVOT NYC 2013, click here.
TVOT NYC 2013 is unique compared to other industry events as it is carefully designed to encourage networking, relationship-building and deal-making. The goal is to enable the pay-TV operators, consumer electronics manufacturers, social media companies, entrepreneurs and technologists who are building the TV platforms of tomorrow to engage in a productive exchange of ideas with the brands, broadcasters, networks, agencies, investors, producers/creators, developers, designers, storytellers and other stakeholders upon whom the success of those platforms depends.
Sponsors of TVOT NYC 2013include: Adobe, LG, Cognitive Networks, Digitalsmiths, TMS, Audible Magic, NeuLion, Rentrak, Kantar Media, Nuance, Lingospot, ExciteM, PayPal, iPowow, BrightLine, Metrological, Kwarter, wywy, Canoe, Ensequence, Rovi, Visible World, Visiware, Ostmodern, Civolution, the IAB, the 4A's, and Breakaway Communications.
Sponsors of the first-ever TVOT NYC Hackathon, taking place December 10th, include: Comcast, NBCUniversal, zeebox, TMS, Interlude, Gracenote and Dish Network. To register for the TVOT NYC Hackathon (#tvothack), click here.
Highlights of this year's show include:
“The multiplatform television industry is constantly changing and this year has been very exciting. With TV Everywhere, RDK, Advertising 2.0 and other trends shaping the marketplace, the conversation about how all of this will create new content and advertising experiences and monetization opportunities continues to become more relevant every day and that is exactly what we focus on at TV of Tomorrow Shows,” said Tracy Swedlow, founder of [itvt]. “At our events, we strive to provide high-quality, welcoming, opportunities where innovators and high-level executives from all corners of the TV ecosystem can discuss new ideas and technologies, changes occurring, what has been learned and what’s next. It’s an invigorating environment and a good use of everybody’s time. We’re thrilled to be back in NYC this year.”
Here is what attendees have said about previous TVOT events:
Follow TVOT on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/TVOTshow.
About Interactive TV Today:
Founded in 1998 by Tracy Swedlow and co-owned by Richard Washbourne, Interactive TV Today [itvt] is the most widely read and trusted news source on the rapidly emerging medium of multiplatform, broadband interactive television (ITV).We provide concise, original coverage of industry developments, technologies, content projects, and the people building the business to our readership, which is made up of hundreds of thousands of executives from around the world.
For further sponsorship information or speaking opportunities, please contact:
CEO, Editor-in-Chief and Executive Producer of TVOT
415 824 5806
For media relations inquiries, please contact:
Breakaway Communications for TVOT
212 616 6003