7th HbbTV Symposium and Awards

14th – 15th November 2018 | ESMT Berlin

Programme

The symposium included a packed programme of keynotes, panel presentation and roundtable discussion, running over two full days. The sessions will cover a wide range of topics, both business and technical, following the theme of “growing value through HbbTV”. The speakers include high-level executives and industry experts from across the HbbTV community and the wider TV market.

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Date: 14 – 15 November 2018

Venue: ESMT / Berlin

14 November – DAY 1 (10:00 - 23:00)
15 November – DAY 2 (9:00 - 16:00)
14 November – DAY 1 (10:00 - 23:00)
10:00 - 11:00
Registration, Coffee, Networking & Exhibits
11:00 - 11:15
Symposium Introduction
11:00 - 11:45
Keynote - Andre Prahl - The "Deutsche" TV-Market: where is our TV-Market heading?
11:45 - 12:15
Keynote - Paul Grey - Global TV Market Review
12:15 - 13:00
Panel - Growing Value through HbbTV: Key success stories
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch, Networking & Exhibits
14:00 - 14:30
Keynote - Albhy Galuten - HbbTV Services and Media Landscape Evolution
14:30 - 15:30
Panel - Growing Advertising Value: the business and the technology
15:30 - 16:00
Panel - Growing Value: Reacting to market change
16:00 - 16:30
Coffee, Networking & Exhibits
16:30 - 17:15
Panel - Growing Consumer Interest: Improving user Experience
17:15 - 18:00
Panel - Growing Applications: Tools and techniques for developing quality HbbTV Services
19:00 - 23:00
HbbTV Awards 2018 Reception and Ceremony
15 November – DAY 2 (9:00 - 16:00)
09:00 - 09:30
Registration, Exhibits and Networking
09:30 - 09:50
Keynote - Vincent Grivet - Growing HbbTV's value: The Chairman's "state of the nation" speech
09:50 - 10:20
Keynote - Jon Piesing - Growing HbbTV's value: The latest on our specifications and activities
10:20 - 11:00
Roundtable - Growing the TV Business with HbbTV: What is needed in the future?
11:00 - 11:30
Coffee, Networking & Exhibits
11:30 - 12:15
Roundtable - How can HbbTV help Broadcasters better compete within the global Marketplace?
12:15 - 13:00
Panel - Growing through Innovation: What is cooking in the HbbTV Labs?
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch, Networking & Exhibits
14:00 - 14:30
Panel - Beyond HbbTV: A Review of other markets and specifications
14:30 - 15:40
Panel - Growing Viewer's Choice: The Value of HbbTV for operators
15:40 - 16:00
Closing Remarks Vincent Grivet

Main Topics

The programme included keynote speakers, panels presentation and roundtable discussions, covering the following topics:

  • The “Deutsche” Television Market: where is our TV-market heading?
  • TV Market Review from IHS Markit
  • Global TV Market Review
  • Growing Value through HbbTV: Key Success Storie
  • HbbTV Services and Media landscape evolution
  • Growing Advertising Value: the business and the technology
  • Growing Value: Reacting to market change
  • Growing Consumer Interest: Improving user experience
  • Growing Applications: Tools and techniques for developing quality HbbTV Services
  • Growing the TV Business with HbbTV: The Chairman’s “State of the Nation” Speech
  • Growing the TV Business with HbbTV: The latest on our specifications and activities
  • Growing the TV Business with HbbTV: What is needed in the future?
  • How can HbbTV help Broadcasters better Compete within a global marketplace?
  • Growing Innovation: What is cooking the HbbTV Labs?
  • Beyond HbbTV: A Review of other markets and specifications
  • Growing Viewer’s Choice: The Value of HbbTV for operators
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