the next big push

For decades, it has been seen as a land of promise. But India's $7.5 billion television industry has somehow or the other belied that potential. Forced by the government to digitise, India's TV distribution ecosystem has been struggling to get its act together. While set top boxes have been rolled out, transparent customer billing, pricing deals between content owners and distributors, and conditional access have yet to occur seamlessly.

This has left industry precisely at the same spot it was at before digitalisation was mandated. Revenue leakages continue, and industry discord has only heightened, amongst broadcasters, cable and DTH satellite operators. Clearly, key changes are required with the Government recently calling for an extension to the digitalisation deadline to December, 2015.

IDOS 2014, organized by Indian Television (ITV) and Media Partners Asia (MPA), unites stakeholders across the value chain to drive meaningful dialogue and facilitate practical solutions to drive the content and distribution markets forward.

25 - 27 September 2014, the leela, goa




Indiantelevision.com is the first online information and interactive service focusing on the Indian TV and Media business. Its user base has grown over the past 14 years; making it India's most widely read online Media, Advertising, Marketing & Satellite Television resource. Apart from conceiving and executing promotional campaigns targeted at the Media, Marketing & Television Trade online, it also offers similar services offline and thus providing clients with a 360 degree media service and marketing solution. In 2007 Indian Television started the first ever Awards for the Indian News Television Channels "The NT Awards " currently in its Sixth edition which is supported and attended by all the News TV Channels and professionals from the news business. The NT Awards currently caters to programs and professionals from English, Hindi, Marathi and Telugu genre.  In 2008 we started another initiative "The New Talent Awards" rewarding excellence among the newcomers in the Television, Music and Film industry for their debutant work. ITV has organized various seminars and events like Ad-Wise, Sports Biz, Qalam, Indian Television Summit, India Broadband Digital Networks Forum, Music Connects, CAS Summit, holding Semi Final Jury Meetings for the iEmmys for the last nine years. In addition to all this ITV has organized several events and seminars focusing on the domestic and international media space, as well as undertaken a number of BTL activities for various clients.

For more details, please visit www.indiantelevision.com

Media Partners Asia ("MPA")

Media Partners Asia ("MPA") is the leading independent provider of information services, focusing on media, communications and entertainment industries. MPA serves various audiences and clients with multiple platforms. MPA covers all major media-related sectors, including: advertising; broadcasting; broadband; cable and satellite TV; digital TV; filmed entertainment; IPTV; mobile; online; outdoor; pay-TV; and print media. MPA publications and research reports receive widespread coverage in global media and are utilized by numerous industry-related groups, such as media and telecom owners, investors, technology companies, regulatory groups and the financial sector. MPA also leverages their growing research and expertise towards numerous engagements undertaken on the behalf of clients throughout Asia, North America, Europe and Latin America.

For more details, please visit www.media-partners-asia.com


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news coverage


  • As Indian pay-TV concludes the first two phases of a government mandate to upgrade to digital signals close to 25 million homes have already been seeded with new boxes. by - Media Business Asia

  • In this special session, the Maharashtra Cable Operators Federation president Arvind Prabhoo addressed some dire issues currently being faced by the last mile owners (LMOs).by - Indiantelevision.com

  • At the show, meet with Verimatrix representatives to learn how the award winning Video Content Authority System (VCAStm) can solve multi-screen video services challenges in the real world. by - Verimatrix

  • Digitisation of the cable television industry within India continues to drive opportunities for the entire media ecosystem, but more importantly for the consumer. by - Indiantelevision.com



Q. Who should attend the conference?

Participants include leaders from the regulatory, cable distribution, DTH, broadcast, TV distribution and technology segments along with content providers and investors of the broadcasting and pay-TV industry.


Mailing Address

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Goregaon (W), Mumbai - 400104, India