Call for Awards Submissions – 3rd HbbTV Awards Ceremony
Following its successful inauguration at the 6th HbbTV Symposium and Awards 2017 in Rome, the HbbTV Association is pleased to present the Call for Awards Submissions for the HbbTV Awards 2019. The contest showcases and celebrates excellence in the HbbTV community.
The providers of HbbTV applications and services are welcome to submit their entries for the HbbTV Awards 2019 through this Awards Submission Form
For entering submissions a gmail address is required! The closing date for submission is 30th August 2019. A shortlist of finalists will be put forward to a panel of industry experts who will select the winners. The finalists will be announced by 15th October 2019. The prizes will be awarded at a prestigious ceremony on 21st November 2019. The ceremony forms part of the 8th HbbTV Symposium and Awards 2019, taking place 21-22 November 2019 in Athens. All finalists are invited to attend the awards ceremony.
Last year’s HbbTV Awards winners include Admeira AG, Channel One, BT, ARTE G.E.I.E., CCMA, ARD Play-Out-Center, Rob Foreman and Cellnex Telecom.
There are eight awards plus two judges awards. The award categories are:
• Best use of HbbTV for advertising and promotion
• Best use of HbbTV for enhanced TV services
• Best multiscreen HbbTV experience
• Best use of HbbTV for content discovery (VOD and broadcaster guides)
• Best use of HbbTV for Operator applications
• Best marketing or promotion of an HbbTV based service
• Best tool for HbbTV service development or delivery
• Best individual contribution to the HbbTV Association
• Judges award for best technology innovation in an HbbTV product or service
• Judges award for most impactful HbbTV product or service
A company may enter as many services into as many of the eight categories as they like. Each entry will require a separate form to be completed. The awards submissions are free to enter.
Entries will be judged on their execution, impact and innovation.
MEGARON Athens International Conference Centre
Leoforos Vasilissis Sofias and Kokkali 1
Athina 115 21
This year we are offering special room rates via our Event Office in Athens. Please use this Hotel Reservation Form to book your preferred hotel! Further down you will find a snapshot of the offering (prices for single rooms, early bookings are valid for confirmed reservations until 20th September, 2019.
CROWNE PLAZA*****, www.cpathens.com
Early Booking: €130, Regular Booking: €165
GOLDEN AGE****, www.hotelgoldenage.com
Early Booking: €115, Regular Booking: €130
ILISIA HOTEL***, www.ilisiahotel.gr
Early Booking: €75, Regular Booking: €95
Room cancellations need to be done with this Hotel Cancellation Form.