Interactive TV

Nowadays we are accustomed to constant access to the Internet and social or business networks. Interactive applications on different devices (mobile terminals, computers, …) are making this possible. Television is joining to this devices and the role of typical television user is changing from passive to active participant. Interactive TV enables the viewer to influence the course of tv programme, access video on demand (VoD) or any other web service which are carefully tailored for the television.



  • Interactive TV - ITV and levels of interactivity
  • Connecting user devices in home network
    • 2nd Screen
    • DLNA
    • Air Play
    • Miracast



  • Examples of existing ITV applications
  • Application Delivery over DVB channel
    • DVB Transport Stream (TS)
    • Basics of Object Carousel
  • Application Delivery over the Internet
  • Application execution environments
    • HbbTV
    • MHEG-5
    • MHP
  • Common Interface (CI)
  • Common Interface Plus (CI +)
  • Developement of HbbTV applications

Target group

  • Service developers
  • R&D specialists
  • Professional services & consultants


After completing the course you will:

  • be familiar with the latest development of interactive TV applications
  • have basic skills for development of HbbTV interactive applications
Status:Closing date exceeded
Duration:1 day
Tutor:Aleksander Kovačič
Location: Fakulteta za elektrotehniko
Tržaška 25
1000 Ljubljana
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Status: Closing date exceeded