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OIPF partners for TV apps village at Apps World

August 2, 2012

Industry experts from Zeebox, UPC, BSkyB and the BBC are among some of the leading names down to contribute to the TV Apps debate at Apps World in London this October –

The event includes a dedicated TV apps village, delivered in partnership with the Open IPTV Forum (OIPF), creating a focal point for industry stakeholders, developers, operators and content owners to connect, debate and steer the course of future TV app services.

According to event organiser Six Degrees, Apps World is the ideal place for them to connect with a global developer, apps agency and content audience looking to build apps strategies over multiple platforms. The event will see over 5,000 developers, mobile marketers, mobile operators, device manufacturers, platform owners and industry professionals gathered for two days of high-level insight and discussion.

Leading industry figures speaking at the event include: Martin Trimby, Senior Designer, Connected Home Research, Future Consumer Applications and Services, BT; Doron Hacmon, Managing Director Products and Online Media Group, UPC Broadband Europe; Ian Mecklenburgh, Director, Consumer Platforms and Devices, Virgin Media; Anthony Rose, Co-Founder and CTO, Zeebox; Daniel Danker, General Manager, Programmes and On Demand, BBC; Tim Hussain,Head of Platform Development and Partnerships,BSkyB, and Luis Ángel Vázquez, Head of Devices, Apps, SIMs and Accessories , Telecable.

Ian Johnson, MD of Six Degrees, said, “We’re very excited to be launching the TV Apps Village, in association with the OIPF at Apps World. It will create a relaxed conversational space within the event for like-minded industry professionals to connect, with industry experts poised to answer questions and offer insight.”

To visit the TV Apps Village, register for a free exhibition pass here.

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