interactive tv

[itvt] Radio: Comcast Media Center Execs Discuss HITS AxIS

In this recorded episode of [itvt]'s talk radio show, "The TV of Tomorrow Show with Tracy Swedlow," Comcast Media Center (CMC) COO, Gary Traver , and Homer Gonzalez III , product manager for CMC’s HITS AxIS offering (note: the latter, whose name stands for "Headend in the Sky Advanced Interactive Services," is a centralized platform that operates on the National Authorization System and that is billed as being designed to support developers of advanced OCAP/tru2way and ETV/EBIF interactive TV applications and to facilitate th

Interview: John Callahan, CTO of ActiveVideo Networks

ActiveVideo Networks (formerly ICTV) recently appointed interactive TV pioneer, John Callahan, as its CTO. Callahan previously spent 15 years at Time Warner Cable, where he was involved in many of the operator's interactive TV and VOD initiatives, and where he served most recently as SVP of software engineering for its Advanced Technology Group. He was a significant contributor to the creation of the Time Warner Cable Pegasus digital television system architecture, and to such seminal...

[itvt] Presents...TVOT NYC 2016

  • The TV of Tomorrow Show's 10th-Anniversary Celebration Continues with our Annual East Coast Event, Thursday December 8th , at New York's Famous SVA Theatre
  • TVOT NYC 2016 Will Feature 100+ Expert Speakers and Panelists; Hands-On Exhibits, Workshops and Master Classes; Unparalleled Opportunities for Networking and Deal-Making; Our Popular Holiday Party ; and Much, Much More
  • Advanced-Advertising Leader, Videology , Has Signed on as Show's Premier Sponsor
  • Tickets on Sale Now : Special Early-Bird and Group Rates Available
[itvt] is pleased to announce that TVOT NYC 2016, our seventh annual East Coast TV of Tomorrow Show (TVOT) event, will take place Thursday, December 8th at New York's famous SVA Theatre (333 W. 23rd Street). TVOT NYC packs all the excitement of our flagship TV of Tomorrow Show, which is marking its 10th anniversary this year, into a highly focused, dialog-driven, one-day "intensive." The show--which is carefully designed to encourage networking and deal-making--enables the...

The Tech Cat Show on [itvt]: Interview with Allison Dollar, CEO of the Interactive Television Alliance

[itvt] is pleased to announce that we will be regularly publishing episodes of " The Tech Cat Show ," a weekly radio show hosted and produced by Lori Schwartz , a high-profile figure in the interactive/advanced-TV and advertising spaces, and a frequent speaker and moderator at The TV of Tomorrow Show . Here's how Schwartz describes the show: "The Tech Cat show will give you the vital information that you need to stay ahead of...

[itvt] Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow, on Lori Schwartz's "Tech Cat"

Yesterday morning, [itvt] Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow , was the featured guest on " Tech Cat ," the popular radio show hosted by "technology catalyst," comedian and "geek girl," Lori Schwartz --who is also a well-known figure in interactive-TV, multiplatform-storytelling, and advanced-advertising circles (among other things, she is Managing Partner of the strategic consulting firm, StoryTech). Yesterday morning, [itvt] Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow , was the featured guest on " Tech Cat ," the popular radio show...

Announcing TVOT Story Lab

[itvt] is pleased to announce TVOT Story Lab , a 3-hour workshop on multiplatform storytelling and storyworld development, created by Evette Vargas , CEO of Digital-Reign Productions , and Maya Zuckerman , founder of Transmedia SF . TVOT Story Lab will take place 1:00-4:00PM, June 22nd (i.e. the day before TVOT 2015 kicks off) at the Golden Gate Club in the Presidio of San Francisco. Tickets are priced at $300 (limited seating) and can be...

Radio [itvt]: Adnaan Wasey, Executive Producer of POV Digital, on How the Long-Running PBS Non-Fiction Showcase Is Embracing Interactive Storytelling

Check Out News Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Tracy Swedlow on BlogTalkRadio POV , PBS's long-running showcase for independent non-fiction films, recently unveiled six new interactive documentary shorts that it bills as "allow[ing] audiences to engage...on a deeper level, using new technologies and new paradigms in storytelling" (note: more information on each of the documentaries can be found here ). Four of the documentaries were created by alumni of POV Hackathon, POV's weekend laboratory...

Interview: Brian Greene, Professor of Physics and Mathematics at Columbia University, Discusses his New, Video-Centric Online Educational Platform, World Science U

In this recently recorded interview with [itvt] editor-in-chief, Tracy Swedlow , Brian Greene , professor of physics and mathematics at Columbia University , discusses his work on the educational video platform, World Science U , which launched last April. The highly social and interactive platform uses a combination of live and on-demand, long-form and short-form video, social media and an innovative interface, in order to allow viewers--ranging from interested amateurs to university students--to navigate, discover...

TVOT Update: "Understanding Programmatic TV Ad Buying" and "Grand Finale" at The TV of Tomorrow Show 2014

[itvt] is pleased to announce that we have updated the TV of Tomorrow Show 2014 Schedule of Sessions with more details about the panel sessions, "Understanding Programmatic TV Ad Buying" and "TVOT 2014 Grand Finale." We have also included this information below. We will be announcing details of additional TVOT 2014 keynotes and panels throughout this week. TO REGISTER 10:25-11:20AM, June 11th
Screening Room
Understanding Programmatic TV Ad...


Discount registration for [itvt]'s eighth annual TV of Tomorrow Show (June 10th-11th, 2014, at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco) ends at midnight Wednesday, April 30th .

Discount registration allows you to attend the TV of Tomorrow Show for just $975 , representing a savings of $300 off the regular price of a ticket (and guaranteeing you a seat at this limited-attendance event).