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25 November 2021

THE SHORTLIST & WINNERS

Browse the 2020 shortlist & winners below

Meet our 2020 Shortlist & Winners


Advanced TV Innovation of the Year
Advanced TV Innovation of the Year

Viaccess-Orca for Viaccess-Orca Dynamic Watermarking

Irdeto for App Watch and App Watch Insights

VUU as for VUU

TiVo for TiVo Insight

Accedo for Accedo One

ACCESS Europe for ACCESS Twine™ for Car


WINNER

Irdeto for App Watch and App Watch Insights

Advanced TV Service of the Year
Advanced TV Service of the Year

SoftAtHome for Full RDK-V Based solution with SoftAtHome

Netgem UK Ltd for Origin TV - allowing ISPs to have their cake and eat it on branded TV services

Zappware N.V. for A1 XploreTV deployed by Zappware

United Cloud for EON


WINNER

Zappware N.V. for A1 XploreTV deployed by Zappware

Cloud Service Innovation of the Year
Cloud Service Innovation of the Year

Irdeto for Irdeto TraceMark for Distribution

OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies for OWNZONES Connect™

Harmonic for VOS360 Live Streaming Platform


WINNERS

Irdeto for Irdeto TraceMark for Distribution

Harmonic for VOS360 Live Streaming Platform


Next Gen Advertising Award
Next Gen Advertising Award

Adways and Sublime for InVideo advertising

Viaccess-Orca for Viaccess-Orca's Targeted TV Advertising Solution

MediaKind for PRISMA

Samsung Ads Europe for Samsung Ads

Synamedia for Synamedia Iris

Streamhub for Activate

United Cloud for VIDA


WINNER 

Synamedia for Synamedia Iris

OTT TV Technology of the Year
OTT TV Technology of the Year

SoftAtHome for Multicast ABR by SoftAtHome

OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies for OWNZONES Discover

Harmonic for VOS360 Live Streaming Platform

Broadpeak for S4Streaming

Accedo for Accedo One

Wildmoka for Auto ReZone™

Limelight Networks 
for Realtime Streaming


WINNER 

Harmonic for VOS360 Live Streaming Platform

The UX Award
The UX Award

Zappware N.V.  for A1 XploreTV deployed by Zappware for A1 Group

United Cloud for EON

Vionlabs for Personal Mood Channels - powered by Vionlabs emotional data framework

TiVo for TiVo Stream 4K


WINNER

Vionlabs for Personal Mood Channels - powered by Vionlabs emotional data framework


Live-streaming Initiative of the Year
Live-streaming Initiative of the Year

G-Core Labs S.A. for G-Core Labs Streaming Platform

Synamedia for Synamedia low latency solution with fast channel changing

Touchstream for VirtualNOC

Verizon Media for Verizon Media Platform for the Super Bowl LIV 2020

Wildmoka for Auto ReZone™

Zoan Oy for Burst Live by Zoan: JVG Live Virtual Concert in Helsinki's Digital Twin with Avatar Interaction during the Pandemic


WINNER 

Synamedia for Synamedia low latency solution with fast channel changing

AI and Machine Learning Innovation of the Year
AI and Machine Learning Innovation of the Year

MediaKind for Machine Learning for Advanced Up-Conversion of Library Content

OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies for OWNZONES' Deep Analysis

Interra Systems, Inc. for BATON® Captions

NAGRA for NAGRA Insight

Wildmoka for Auto ReZone™



WINNER 

NAGRA for NAGRA Insight

Pay TV Service Innovation of the Year
Pay TV Service Innovation of the Year

United Cloud for EON

Vewd Software and Edge Networks for Evoca

HOT for STB Survey Application

VIVACOM (Bulgarian Telecommunications Company EAD) for Implementation of HEVC codec in a brownfield IPTV platform

Netgem UK Ltd for Smart Conversations: personalised messaging to customers enabled for Internet Providers through the Netgem TV interface



WINNER 

VIVACOM (Bulgarian Telecommunications Company EAD) for Implementation of HEVC codec in a brownfield IPTV platform


TV App Technology of the Year
TV App Technology of the Year

Better Software Group for THE BETTER™

United Cloud for EON

TiVo for TiVo Stream 4K

Digital Entertainment Club DECTV.TV for DECTV.TV


WINNERS

Better Software Group for THE BETTER™

TiVo for TiVo Stream 4K

Hybrid Video Innovation of the Year
Hybrid Video Innovation of the Year

Harmonic for VOS360 Channel Origination & Distribution Platform

Verimatrix for VCAS 5 for DVB

EasyBroadcast for EasyBroadcast Viewer-Assisted Delivery Technology


WINNER 

Harmonic for VOS360 Channel Origination & Distribution Platform

The Sustainability Award
The Sustainability Award

Irdeto for Sustainability

Liberty Global for Mini TV Box

Rohde & Schwarz for Transmitter products, especially associated with the US REPACK initiative

Newstag for Infinite Heart

Blackbird for green technology


WINNER

Liberty Global for Mini TV Box


The Innovation & Ingenuity Award
The Innovation & Ingenuity Award

SmartLabs for SmartCARE

MediaKind for MediaKind and Partners Deliver the Virtual Chattanooga Film Festival

ITN Productions for Royal Documentaries

Netgem UK Ltd for “Safe at Home” avenue on Netgem TV: Keeping Britain entertained during the Covid-19 lockdown

Axonista for Fashion Relief TV (powered by Ediflo)


WINNER 

ITN Productions for Royal Documentaries

Lifetime Achievement Award
Lifetime Achievement Award

Steve Oetegenn

Verimatrix

Video Technologist of the Year
Video Technologist of the Year

Jacques Le Mancq

Broadpeak