Naples will be the stage chosen for HbbTV Symposium and Awards 2023
The event, which will take place in the Italian town during next November, 28th and 29th, has opened the inscription period and early bird offers with reduced rates will be available until July 20, 2023.
Naples, Italy, has been designated as the place where 11th HbbTV Symposium and Awards will take place on November 28-29, 2023, as HbbTV Association announced recently. This association is a global initiative and looks for provide open standards for the delivery of advanced interactive TV services through broadcast and broadband networks for connected TV sets and set-top boxes
The annual key summit of the connected TV industry, targeting platform operators, broadcasters, advertisers and adtechs, standards organisations and technology companies, will be co-hosted with Comunicare Digitale, an Italian association for the development of digital television.
For the first time, the HbbTV Symposium conference will be split into a traditional format with keynotes, presentations and round tables on the first day while the second day will host an unconference in which the participants will decide about the agenda, topics and discussions, actively shaping and driving the conference sessions and conclusions.
“We are excited about being back in Italy, hosting a new conference format. While delegates told us that they liked the previous concept, they also encouraged us to create more opportunities for interactivity between speakers and the audience, enabling more exchange among the participants. We are confident that the new structure will create an extraordinary event providing visitors with valuable insights on how to successfully develop their business in the changing market conditions,” said Vincent Grivet, Chair of the HbbTV Association.
The HbbTV Symposium will take place at the Naples Maritime Station, a modern congress and exhibition centre located in the port area of Naples at the Mediterranean Sea. The event will also host the 6th edition of the HbbTV Awards, featuring a wide range of categories designed to acclaim best practice and excellence in the HbbTV community.
Targeting top-level executives of the connected TV industry, the HbbTV Symposium will provide a platform for commercial and promotional activities.