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Televisionation: Dan Sweeney of “One Hit Wonders” in Conversation with The iTV Doctor

Televisionation: Friday Fireside features Rick Howe, The iTV Doctor , in conversation with prominent figures from the advanced-TV/video industry. This week’s Friday Fireside is a special treat! Industry vet, Dan Sweeney , in addition to his work with Strategic Labs Advisory Consultants, is just having WAAAY too much fun with “ Dan Sweeney’s One Hit Wonders ,” the only weekly radio show that showcases the forgotten “one and done” USA Top 40 hits. Dan’s timing...

Televisionation: Dan Sweeney of “One Hit Wonders” in Conversation with The iTV Doctor

Televisionation: Friday Fireside features Rick Howe, The iTV Doctor, in conversation with prominent figures from the advanced-TV/video industry. This week’s Friday Fireside is a special treat! Industry vet, Dan Sweeney, in addition to his work with Strategic Labs Advisory Consultants, is just having WAAAY too much fun with “Dan Sweeney’s One Hit Wonders,” the only weekly radio show that showcases the forgotten “one and done” USA Top 40 hits. Dan’s timing is auspicious, with the...

Leadership Awards Nominations Deadline Extended through Friday, August 7th

Following multiple requests for more time to submit nominations for the 17 th Annual Awards for Leadership in Interactive and Multiplatform Television , we have extended the deadline to midnight this Friday, August 7th . The winners of the Awards will be announced throughout the two days of our upcoming virtual show, TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 (September 9 th and 10 th ), as well as at the show’s opening party/networking event, which will take...

Televisionation: Triveni’s Mark Simpson on ATSC 3.0 (NextGen TV)

ITVT/TVOT is pleased to present another episode of “Televisionation,” our new video/audio podcast exploring the advanced/interactive-TV industry in the Coronavirus/Covid-19 Era. This episode features Mark Simpson, President and CEO of Triveni Digital , a provider of program guide and metadata management, data-broadcasting and video-quality assurance solutions for broadcasters. The company has been closely involved in the development of ATSC 3.0 (NextGen TV), and in the ongoing trials and deployments of the news standard. Among other...

Televisionation: Friday Fireside: Jo Kinsella, President of TVSquared, Chats with The iTV Doctor

Televisionation: Friday Fireside features Rick Howe, The iTV Doctor , in conversation with prominent figures from the advanced-TV/video industry. Pay attention: this is good stuff. This week's Friday Fireside features Jo Kinsella, President of TVSquared , the global omni-channel attribution and measurement firm. Jo discusses their recent deal with Sky, her belief that Covid-19 has focused the television industry on ROI, and the possibility that the retreat from bricks-and-mortar retail (in favor of virtual) could...

Last Chance to Purchase Your Early-Bird Tickets to the First-Ever Virtual TVOT

  • Early-Bird Discount for TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 Ends Midnight, Tonight
Site : http://tvotshow.com Speaking & Sponsorship Inquiries : tracyswedlow@gmail.com Early-bird registration for our first-ever virtual TVOT event, TVOT LIVE! Leadership Congress 2020 (September 9th-10th) , ends at midnight tonight Friday, July 31st. Early-bird registration allows you to attend TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 for just $169 , representing a $30 discount on the full price of a ticket (please note that both the TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 and the next in-person TVOT SF will be free...

Televisionation: Pixotope’s Tom Shelburne on Creating Virtual Fans for Fox Sports’ MLB Broadcasts

VIDEO EXAMPLES included ITVT/TVOT is pleased to present another episode of “Televisionation,” our new video/audio podcast exploring the advanced/interactive-TV industry in the Coronavirus/Covid-19 Era. This episode features Tom Shelburne, Director of Sales and Business Strategy at Pixotope , a mixed-reality company that has generated quite a bit of buzz in recent days, due to the digitally rendered crowds it has created for F ox Sports’ broadcasts of Major League Baseball . Among other things, he...

Televisionation: OpenZNet’s ATSC 3.0-Enabled Communication Platform for Crisis Management

ITVT/TVOT is pleased to present another episode of “Televisionation,” our new video/audio podcast exploring the advanced/interactive-TV industry in the Coronavirus/Covid-19 Era.

This episode features Azita Manson, President of OpenZNet, and Art Botterell, a member of that company’s board of advisors, discussing OpenZNet’s work developing an ATSC 3.0 and ATSC 1.0-compatible communication platform for crisis management. (N (Note: We will be producing our first virtual TVOT show, September 9th and 10th! Check out...

Televisionation: Bitmovin’s Stefan Lederer on Building Effective Online Video Infrastructure

ITVT/TVOT is pleased to present another episode of “Televisionation,” our new video/audio podcast exploring the advanced/interactive-TV industry in the Coronavirus/Covid-19 Era. This episode features Stefan Lederer, Co-Founder and CEO of online video infrastructure provider, Bitmovin, discussing the company’s platform, the rapidly evolving market in which it operates, how to build an effective, engaging and reliable livestreaming experience, emerging opportunities, and the company’s roadmap going forward. (Note: We will be producing our first virtual TVOT show,...

Just 5 Days Left to Purchase Your Early-Bird Tickets to the First-Ever Virtual TVOT

  • Early-Bird Discount for TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 Show Ends Midnight, July 31st
Early-bird registration for our first-ever virtual TVOT event, TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 (September 9th-10th) , ends less than a week from now, at midnight Friday, July 31st. Early-bird registration allows you to attend TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 for just $169 , representing a $30 discount on the full price of a ticket (please note that both the TVOT Leadership Congress 2020 and the next in-person TVOT SF will be free to people who previously registered...

Televisionation: Friday Fireside: Adriana Waterston of Horowitz Research in Conversation with The iTV Doctor

Televisionation: Friday Fireside features Rick Howe, The iTV Doctor, in conversation with prominent figures from the advanced-TV/video industry. This week’s HIGHLY enjoyable Friday Fireside features Adriana Waterston, SVP of Insights and Strategy for Green Horizons Insights, a division of Horowitz Research. Adriana will share highlights from their study, “Cultivating the Cannabis Market,” which reveals that 39% of US adults--82 million people—are regular cannabis users! And, as promised in the interview, following is Alice B. Toklas’...

Televisionation: Chris Maccaro on Beachfront Media’s New Pod-Bidding Solution for CTV

ITVT/TVOT is pleased to present another episode of “Televisionation,” our new video/audio podcast exploring the advanced/interactive-TV industry in the Coronavirus/Covid-19 Era. This episode features Chris Maccaro, CEO of Beachfront Media, a company which has evolved from being a supply-side platform to a technology provider for connected-TV advertising, and which recently launched a Pod-Bidding solution for CTV. Among other things, Maccaro describes the new solution; explains why the Covid-19 pandemic has increased the importance of automated/programmatic...

Televisionation: Edge Networks’ Todd Achilles on Launching ATSC 3.0-Based Pay-TV

ITVT/TVOT is pleased to present another episode of “Televisionation,” our new video/audio podcast exploring the advanced/interactive-TV industry in the Coronavirus/Covid-19 Era. This episode features Todd Achilles, President and CEO of Edge Networks , a company that will be launching an ATSC 3.0 (NextGen TV)-powered pay-TV service, called Evoca, in Boise, Idaho, later this summer. The service is slated to offer over 80 live channels for less than $50 per month, and to feature HD and...

Televisionation: Friday Fireside: National Lampoon President, Evan Shapiro, in Conversation with The iTV Doctor

Televisionation: Friday Fireside features Rick Howe, The iTV Doctor, in conversation with prominent figures from the advanced-TV/video industry. This week’s Friday Fireside takes us on a frank, funny and borderline tasteless tour of 50 years of the World's Most Subversive Media Company, guided by National Lampoon President Evan Shapiro. Evan describes a content model designed to lampoon America's mainstream culture with a serrated knife, and a business thesis to make programs with television DNA on...

Televisionation: Synacor’s Himesh Bhise on Driving Awareness of and Engagement with Video

ITVT/TVOT is pleased to present another episode of “Televisionation,” our new video/audio podcast exploring the advanced/interactive-TV industry in the Coronavirus/Covid-19 Era. This episode features Himesh Bhise, CEO of Synacor, a cloud-based software and services company that serves video, Internet and communications providers, discussing among other things the company’s software offerings and how they can be used to drive awareness of and engagement with video content, as well as help monetize that content. (Note: If you...