Warning message

ResponsiveMultiLevelMenu (codrops) style requires jQuery library version 1.7 or higher, but you have opted to provide your own library. Please ensure you have the proper version of jQuery included. (note: this is not an error)

"Dragons of Design: Mapping the Crossroads of Design and Technology" at TVOT NYC 2013

05
Mar

"Dragons of Design: Mapping the Crossroads of Design and Technology" at TVOT NYC 2013

[itvt] is pleased to present a VIDEO RECORDING of the TVOT NYC 2013 session, "Dragons of Design: Mapping the Crossroads of Design and Technology." The session was described in the show brochure as follows:

"This session will explore how TV UI/UX designers are adapting and innovating in response to a range of emerging phenomena in the advanced-TV space, including TV Everywhere; broadcast-synchronized second-screen interactivity; 4K resolution; natural user interfaces; rich metadata; programming-discovery technologies; and more.


Examples of innovative TV UI/UX designs--including designs submitted by [itvt] readers as part of [itvt]'s 'Interface Showcase' contest--will be examined and critiqued by a panel composed of 1) members of [itvt]'s go-to team of prominent design experts, 'The Dragons of Design' (first featured in our spring 2013 show in San Francisco); 2) representatives of companies which are developing new technologies and media that promise to change the TV user experience; and 3) an executive who is charged with mediating between a) the promise of new, interactive/advanced TV designs and technologies and b) the real-world practicalities of the pay-TV business.

In addition to exploring the intersection of TV design and technology innovation, the panelists will vote to select the winner of the TVOT NYC 2013 'Interface Showcase' contest." Panelists included:

  • Fabian Birgfeld, Director, W12 Studios
  • Curt Dowdy, VP of Marketing and Client Services, Audible Magic
  • John Gilles, Director of New Media, Code and Theory
  • Chris Kuhrt, ITV Product Manager, Dish Network (Realist)
  • Christy Martin, Chief Technical Advisor, ThinkAnalytics
  • Dewey Reid, VP of Design for Mobile and Emerging Products, Yahoo
  • Bill Sheppard, Director of TV and Living Room, Nuance Communications
  • Thomas Williams, User Experience Director, Ostmodern
  • Wes Williams, Director of Product Management, Scripps Networks (Moderator)