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Winners of HbbTV Awards 2021 announced

Paris, November 25, 2021 – The HbbTV Association, a global initiative dedicated to providing open standards for advanced interactive TV services through broadcast and broadband networks to connected TV sets and set-top boxes, has unveiled the winners of the HbbTV Awards 2021, showcasing and celebrating excellence in the HbbTV community.

The winners of the HbbTV Awards 2021

Best HbbTV Scale-up Project
Nowtilus, Serverside.ai Full-Break DAS@HbbTV

Best Technology Innovation in a Product or Service
Fincons Group & Verance, First End-to-End HbbTV ADB2 Implementation

Best Tool or Product for Service Development or Delivery
Dotscreen, Salto Electronic Program Guide

Best Individual Contribution
Thi Thanh Van Nguyen, Samsung

Judges’ Award for HbbTV Newcomer of the Year:
Mediaset España for LOVEStv and Mitele services

“Congratulations to the winners of the HbbTV Awards 2021! We are impressed by the participants’ amazing, both mature and innovative, future-oriented applications, services and contributions, reflecting the important role of the HbbTV specifications in creating a compelling viewing experience across all platforms,” said Vincent Grivet, Chairman of the HbbTV Association.

The winners were selected by an independent jury of international industry experts. A total of 27 submissions from 9 countries were received during the call for entries.

The prizes were awarded at a glamorous ceremony on November 24, 2021 as part of the 9th HbbTV Symposium and Awards in Paris, co-hosted by the HbbTV Association and French streaming platform Salto.

Contact HbbTV Association:
Angelo Pettazzi
Chair HbbTV Marketing and Education Working Group (MEWG)
email: angelo.pettazzi@mediaset.it
Tel: +39 02 2514 8355

Press Contact:
Thomas Fuchs
Fuchs Media Consult GmbH
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