The DTG is the centre for collaboration at the heart of the digital TV industry. More than 125 companies are members of the DTG, and collectively we drive innovation and growth in the television and technology sectors.
We're the only impartial space of its kind in the UK, and the joint expertise from DTG Members continues to define the technologies that make the UK a world-leading TV industry and ensure market interoperability.
The DTG is pleased to announce, for the third year, that it is running the DTG TV Innovation Awards, an open competition to expose innovative SMEs in our sector to global broadcast and media opportunities at IBC (11-15 September 2015).
The DTG UK Television Innovation Competition, in partnership with UK Trade & Investment and IBC, is being launched today to mark London Technology Week—a week of face-to-face events celebrating London's global position as a hotbed of tech innovation, business successes, entrepreneurship and creative talent.
Carolyn Fairbairn has been appointed as the first female director general of the Confederation of British Industry, the UK's main business lobby group.
Fairbairn, a former head of strategy at the BBC and ITV, will replace John Cridland who has led the CBI since January 2011.
Telecoms Company Lebara has launched its first OTT video platform, aimed at migrants living in Europe. The service, called Lebara Play, will offer over 150 TV channels and 30,000 movies and will be accessible for viewers living in the UK, Germany, Netherlands and France.