Global ITV

Interoperability of Interactive and Hybrid TV systems – A new advanced scheme for future services and applications in a global environment

Global ITV is an EU-Brazil Research and Development Cooperation with the goal to develop an interoperability scheme that allows several iDTV and Smart TV systems to work together, exhchanging and using the information. The ultimate aim is to lay the foundation for a global interoperable platform.

ERCIM's role:
Project partner

24 months from December 2013 to November 2015

Total cost: 1,911,655€

Total EC Funding:1,499,951€

European Partners:
IRT – Institut für Rundfunktechnik GmbH (DE), Aqua Consult Ingenieros SL (ES), VESTEL (TR), Fraunhofer-FOKUS (DE), TDF (FR), Retevisión SA (ES), Symelar Innovación (ES), European Broadcasting Union (CH), ERCIM/W3C
Brazilian partners:
Universidade de São Paulo, Universidade Católica de Brasília, Universidade Federal do Pará, Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho", Associação do Laboratório de Sistemas Integráveis Tecnológico, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Universidade Federal do ABC, BAND TV, HXD Interactive Television