SOURCE: TV of Tomorrow

December 02, 2015 15:24 ET

TVOT NYC 2015 Brings the Latest News, Views and Innovations in Television to the Big Apple

Industry-Insider Event Brings Together Thought Leaders, Creatives and Technologists to Debate and Shape the TV of Tomorrow

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Dec 2, 2015) - InteractiveTV Today, [itvt], the most widely read and trusted news source on multiplatform, interactive and social TV, today announced that its flagship event, the TV of Tomorrow Show (TVOT), is returning to New York on December 3rd. Television networks, broadcasters, tech startups, advertisers, connected TV and OTT specialists, and social media stars from around the world have embraced TVOT as the show of record for the latest innovations in TV and video. Now in its tenth year, TVOT is where executives and thought leaders discuss the future of the entertainment industry.

One of the highlights of TVOT NYC 2015 will be a keynote on the "Stars of Live Social Broadcasting," featuring top personalities from Periscope and YouNow gathered for the first time on stage together. They will be offering their insights into the live social broadcasting phenomenon, including how creators are innovating new forms of programming content and new monetization strategies, and how they are reinventing the relationship between performer and audience.

The event will again serve as a platform where the latest thinking will be shared among executives who are shaping the future of television at companies that include: Adobe, Nielsen, LG, Rovi, Videology, Disney/ABC, YouNow, Turner Broadcasting, NBC News, Viamedia, Placemedia, Zuora, DISH Network, A+E Networks, CNN, Fox Networks, TiVo Research, Turner Broadcasting, DirecTV, Digitalsmiths, Ovee, Experian, Rentrak, Clearleap, OnAir, AT&T AdWorks, Lingospot, Rabbit TV, Canoe, Accedo, ComScore, Alticast, Canvs, Alphonso, You.i, and many other leading companies and organizations in the advanced-TV space.

To register for TVOT NYC 2015, click here.

TVOT NYC 2015 uniquely combines education, networking, news-breaking and deal-making in a one-day, dialog-driven, intensive format. The show is designed to foster relationship-building and a productive exchange of ideas between the pay TV operators, consumer electronics manufacturers, social media companies, entrepreneurs and technologists who are building the TV platforms of tomorrow; and the brands, broadcasters, networks, agencies, marketers, investors, producers/creators, developers, designers, storytellers and other stakeholders upon whom the success of those platforms depends.

Sponsors of TVOT NYC 2015 include: Adobe, Videology, Nielsen, LG, Rovi, Viamedia, Placemedia, Zuora, Digitalsmiths, Ovee, Experian, Rentrak, Clearleap, OnAir, AT&T AdWorks, Lingospot, Rabbit TV, Canoe, Accedo, ComScore, Alticast, Canvs, Alphonso and You.i

Highlights of this year's show include:

  • Keynotes from Jeremy Helfand, Vice President of Adobe; Nielsen; Scott Ferber, Chairman and CEO of Videology; Rick Mandler, VP of Strategy and Digital Media Advertising at Disney/ABC; Adi Sideman, CEO of YouNow; Howard Shimmel, Chief Research Officer of Turner Broadcasting; and the stars of Live Social Broadcasting
  • Panels and firesides on such topics as creating TV apps, live social broadcasting, TV everywhere, big data, advertising, millennials and plurals, the VR revolution, OTT, interactive branding, and much more.

Here is what attendees have said about previous TVOT events:

  • "What a terrific conference you threw! ... truly my favorite show of the circuit, and the place where I meet the best, most interesting and forward-thinking people in this space." - Sherry Brennan, SVP of Sales Strategy and Development, Fox Networks
  • "...another great event filled with innovative ideas and great people! - Adam J. Lowy, General Manager of Advanced Television, DISH Network

Follow TVOT on Twitter at @TVOTshow.

About Interactive TV Today:
Founded in 1998 by Tracy Swedlow and co-owned by Richard Washbourne, Interactive TV Today [itvt] is the most widely read and trusted news source on the rapidly emerging medium of multiplatform, broadband interactive television (ITV). We provide concise, original coverage of industry developments, technologies, content projects, and the people building the business to our readership, which is made up of hundreds of thousands of executives from around the world.

About TMRW Corp:
TMRW Corp. creates high quality experiences and services that push the world into "tomorrow."

Contact Information

  • For further sponsorship information or speaking opportunities, please contact:
    Tracy Swedlow
    CEO, Editor-in-Chief and Executive Producer of TVOT
    Swedlow@itvt.com
    415 824 5806

    For media relations inquiries, please contact:
    Jenna Finkelstein
    Breakaway Communications for TVOT
    jfinkelstein@breakawaycom.com
    212 616 6005