New Televisionation Podcast: Colin Dixon of nScreenMedia; Tim Hanlon of The Vertere Group; and Alan Wolk of TV[R]EV

ITVT and TVOT are pleased to present the premier episode of Televisionation , our new video/audio podcast series exploring how the advanced/interactive-TV industry is responding to the Covid-19 crisis! In this episode, three prominent industry analysts— Colin Dixon , Chief Analyst at nScreenMedia ; Tim Hanlon , CEO of The Vertere Group ; and Alan Wolk , Lead Analyst at TV[R]EV —tell us about their own lives in this time of social distancing, discuss how...

Less than a Week Left to Purchase Your Super-Early-Bird Tickets to TVOT SF 2020

  • 40% Discount on Tickets to the TV of Tomorrow Show Ends Midnight, February 29th
Super-early-bird registration for the TV of Tomorrow Show 2020 (June 17th-18th, in San Francisco) ends less than a week from now, at midnight Saturday, February 29th . Super-early-bird registration allows you to attend TVOT SF 2020 for just $775, representing a savings of $500 off the regular price of a ticket (and guaranteeing you a seat at this limited-attendance event). To take advantage of this discounted pricing, click here: To find out about special...

ITVT Presents...The TV of Tomorrow Show, San Francisco 2019

  • TVOT SF 2019 Will Feature Incredible Networking and Business-Development Opportunities for Attendees, Highly Effective Branding Options for Sponsors and Exhibitors, Close to 200 Industry-Leading Speakers and Panelists, Hands-On Workshops and Master Classes, the Presentation of the 16th Annual Awards for Leadership in Interactive and Multiplatform Television, and Much, Much More
  • The Show Will Take Place June 12th and 13th at The Golden Gate Club, a Spectacular Venue in San Francisco's Presidio National Park, Overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island and the San Francisco Bay
  • Tickets on Sale Now : Special Early-Bird and Group Rates Available, Providing Savings of up to 40
InteractiveTV Today (ITVT) is pleased to announce that the thirteenth annual TV of Tomorrow Show (TVOT) will take place June 12th-13th (Wednesday-Thursday) at The Golden Gate Club in San Francisco's famous Presidio National Park--a truly stunning location that overlooks the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island and the San Francisco Bay.While just 15 minutes from downtown San Francisco, the show's location allows us to offer attendees a retreat-like experience in a uniquely beautiful and memorable indoor-outdoor...

TVOT SF 2017: Creator Keynote with The Young Turks

[itvt] is pleased to announce that we have updated the TV of Tomorrow Show 2017 Schedule of Sessions with more details about the June 29th Creator Keynote with Cenk Uygur and Ben Mankiewicz , the co-founders of the online news network, The Young Turks. We have also included this information below. We will be announcing details of additional TVOT 2017 keynotes and firesides this week and next. The full TVOT 2017 Schedule of Sessions (June...

CNN Keynote and "From Server to Screen" 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 1) the Keynote/Q&A by Kenneth "KC" Estenson, SVP and General Manager of CNN Digital, and 2) the panel session, "From Server to Screen: 'Owned' S2S Ecosystems and their Impact on the Entertainment Business." We have also included this information below.

We will be announcing details of additional TVOT 2014...

Columns and Articles on TVOT 2013

[itvt] is pleased to present some recent columns and articles on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 and the first ever tvot^ Hackathon :
' Taking a Gaze Into The Future of Television ," by Leslie Ellis in Multichannel News . A write-up of the tvot Hackathon , by Mark Yamada on the TMS blog. " Key Takeaways from the 2013 TVOT Show ," by Ashley Swartz on A write-up of TVOT...

Australia's Fairfax Media Taps Accedo Broadband to Bring News to LG Connected TV's

Australian media company, Fairfax Media , has unveiled an app that will make content from its newspaper Web sites,,, and, available on connected TV sets from LG Electronics. The app, which is scheduled to be delivered to customer living rooms via LG's next network service update, will also be available free of charge on all new LG connected TV sets sold in Australia, the company says. The app was built by...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): BBC, Connected TV, QR Codes

--BBC Launches BBC News Product for Connected TV's
--BBC Exec Outlines Plans to Adapt Red-Button Service for Connected TV
--New BBC Cooking Show to Offer Interactivity via QR Codes
Due to the large volume of news generated over the past few days, we are covering today's stories in abbreviated round-up/summary form: The BBC has announced the launch of a " BBC News product " for connected TV. "The BBC News product for connected TV combines existing video and text content from BBC News Online and will initially be made available on Samsung's range of Smart TV's," the corporation states in its press materials. "It...

New iTV Doctor Column Profiles Time Warner Cable's Joan Gillman

--[itvt]'s Daily News Coverage to Resume Later This Week
[itvt] has just published the first in a new series of columns from " The iTV Doctor Is In " columnist, Rick Howe . Entitled " The iTV Doctor: Profiles " and sponsored by HSN, the columns will profile various prominent figures in the interactive TV industry, starting with Joan Gillman, president of media sales at Time Warner Cable .

The [itvt] editorial team is currently working on a round-up issue that...

Verizon FiOS TV Launches New Widget Featuring AP News and Photos

--Also Adds New Capabilities to the FiOS TV Media Manager
In a posting on a corporate blog, Wednesday, Verizon 's director of external communications, Bobbi Henson, announced that the company's FiOS TV service has replaced its existing Headline News interactive TV widget with a new widget featuring content from the Associated Press (AP) .

"When you activate the AP Widget, you can scan a variety of types of news stories on one part of your screen, while keeping your TV show in...