TVX 2018 GRAND CHALLENGES

The TVX2018 Grand Challenge Competition encourages leading researchers and innovators from both industry and academia to propose solutions to a set of technical challenges which are highly relevant to the future of interactive television and online video. The competition comprises challenges set by two organization: Hanyang University and Imagine X lab.

You are welcome to submit one or multiple solutions to any of challenges. Every solution must be described in a short paper (2-4 pages) using in SIGCHI Format. We would also encourage you to submit additional short video presentation or demo of your solution. The winner and runners-up will be asked to prepare a 15min presentation for delivery in a dedicated session at the conference. If you have any questions, please contact the Grand Challenge Competition Organizers (email to gc@tvx2018.com).

KEY FACTS:

• Submission deadline: 30 April 2018 (23:59 CET)
• Acceptance notification: 30 May 2018 (23:59 CET)

Hanyang Lion Challenge: Multisensory Challenge

We are looking for a new generation of multisensory TV experience using auditory, haptic, olfactory devices and related technology components. Your competition entry should clearly demonstrate the added value of multisensory experience in the TV context. Your solution should show how TV experience can be expanded by multisensory feedback.

HANYANG PRIZE

WINNER: USD 800 | 2 RUNNERS UP: USD 500
A travel and accommodation reimbursement

Imagine X Challenge: The next channels for the self-driving car

Self-driving cars are coming very soon. Our TV-related experience can be expanding into cars. We can imagine that the windshield can be the TV screen of tomorrow. In this challenge, we are looking for a new entertainment idea in the self-driving cars. Your competition entry needs to clearly present a new in-car consumption, for instance a new TV channel scenarios, UI/UX in-car system, and so on.

IMAGINE PRIZE

WINNER: USD 800 | 2 RUNNERS UP: USD 500
A travel and accommodation reimbursement