Mediatel is thrilled to announce the winners of this year's Connies - the annual awards celebrating new advertising, tech and commercial opportunities in the connected market.
The Connies 2018
Recognising innovation in today’s connected marketplace
Awards lunch: Tuesday 8 May 2018
2018 was another remarkable year for our industry, empowered consumers exercising their personalised choices within the converging environment of the 4th industrial revolution we are now firmly in.
More than ever we need to take inspiration from the latest and best practice in the marketplace and The Connies 2018 showcased and celebrated such remarkable work.
We invited all practitioners with a stake in delivering outstanding solutions for the connected consumer to select from the categories below that best match your contribution to enter this year’s awards.
Please note: the awards are now closed for entries.
The awards saw ten award categories, plus overall UK and International Grand Prix winners.
Best Research Project Initiative Gold - ITV & Channel 4 - Project Firefly Silver - the7stars - Pop Goes the Filter Bubble Bronze - Ipsos MORI - Titus Andronicus in VR
Best Use of Connected Data Gold - Exterion & TfL Silver - Channel 4 - Audio Personalisation Adverts: a world first Bronze - Exterion & TfL
Connected Campaign of the Year Posterscope - A Very Black Friday
Video Technology Hero Gold - Verimatrix - Federated Rights Management Silver - Harmonic - EyeQ Content-Aware Encoding Solution Bronze - 3SS - 3READY Android STB + Multiscreen Solution
Best TV/Service Update or Launch Freeview Australia - Freeview Plus
Contribution to User Experience - TV & Video Gold - Media Distillery - Next Generation Replay Experience Silver - Medialaan and Yospace - Non-Linear Startover with Dynamic Ad Insertion Bronze - Net Insight AB - Live Sport Enthusiasts Experiencing the Future of Television
Best User Experience - Beyond TV & Video Netgem UK - Netgem Soundbox
Best Use of Connected Technology Primesight
Connected Agency of the Year Total Media
Connected Media Owner of the Year Channel 4
UK Grand Prix Posterscope - A Very Black Friday
International Grand Prix Verimatrix - Federated Rights Management
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