The Launch of the Digital TV Group (DTG) Future of Innovation in Television Technology Taskforce with Ed Vaizey MP, Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries.
The challenge for the Taskforce will be to determine:
What specific measures should be implemented to leverage the UK's track record of innovating in television technology to deliver sustainable UK economic growth through high technology leadership?
Demonstrations at the launch event included:
The UK has a demonstrable track record of innovating in television technology, creating better and more effective products, processes, services, technologies, and ideas that are readily available to markets, government, and society; from the invention of television itself through to modern day innovations such as the Red Button, iPlayer, Sky Go, Virgin Media, Freesat, Freeview and YouView this is all supported by a dynamic digital television industry which includes a vibrant content, consumer electronics and technology sector, the world's largest set top box company and world class networks from BT and Arqiva.
Contact: Bridie Asprey - Basprey@dtg.org.uk