Smart British TV Tech Ideas Head for World’s Biggest Showcase
Recombu.com reports that Chirp, CrowdEmotion, StreamHub and Grabyo won the DTG Television Innovation Awards 2014 to get free exhibition space at IBC 2014 in Amsterdam this September.
They’ll be pitching for business to more than 50,000 exhibitors and attendees from world of broadcasting at the five-day show.
Richard Lindsay-Davies, CEO of the Digital TV Group, said: “The quality and diversity of this year’s entries shows us how much television technology innovation is coming out of, or scaling up, in the UK. I have high hopes for all of our award finalists.”
The winners competed with four other finalists in a Dragon’s Den-style fast-pitching session to judges from YouTube, BBC Worldwide Labs, Digital TV Group, UK Trade & Investment, Televisual magazine and Sony Europe.