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Meet our 2020 Shortlist


Winners to be announced 8th December


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

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

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


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

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

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


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

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™

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


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 Entertainement Club DECTV.TV for DECTV.TV

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

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


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)

Lifetime Achievement Award
Lifetime Achievement Award

To be announced 8th December

Video Technologist of the Year
Video Technologist of the Year

To be announced 8th December