Content 360Cannes, FranceApril 3-7, 2006Deadline: February 14, 2006
MIPTV featuring MILIA 2006 has launched "Content 360" a new international competition to commission innovative, interactive content and applications for mobile and broadband. The winning projects will receive a share of a minimum 75,000 development fund.
Organized in partnership with the U.K.'s public broadcaster, the BBC, and the Korean Broadcasting Commission (KBC), Content 360 will invite multimedia and application developers to present original ideas which fully exploit the creative potential of new digital platforms and maximize the interaction between audiences and broadcast TV.
Nominees in four categories will pitch their projects to a judging panel of BBC Commissioners on April 5-6, 2006, at MIPTV featuring MILIA.
In addition, content developers will be invited to compete for the "DMB (Digital Multimedia Broadcasting)/MobileTV Content and Applications Award," presented by the Korean Broadcasting Commission.
The initiative will also include a dedicated pavilion and networking area in the MIPTV featuring MILIA exhibition, specialized conferences and workshops, and an evening showcase of winning projects.
More information on Content 360 can be found at www.miptv.com/.