Prizes on offer included €4,000, gadgets and IBC2017 Bronze Conference passes for the winning team, with cash prizes and gadgets for the two runners up also available.
Avid Sponsor Challenge
Challenge: Use our playback service’s APIs to read, analyse and transform content in a way that can be used to discover, visualise or create new information about the media. This can include image tracking, facial recognition, colour analysis, correlation with external data sources or image transformation for image stabilisation.
Prize: Beats Solo headphones and €200 for each member of your team!
Google Sponsor Challenge
Challenge: Design an interactive broadcast experience using Firebase, Anvato or machine learning APIs.
Prize: 10,000 Google Cloud Platform Credits, a Kodak 360 Camera from Anvato and Chromecasts for the winning team. 300 Google Credits to all participants!
Streamroot Sponsor Challenge
Challenge: Using Streamroot for inspiration, leverage the WebRTC API to envision the future of interactive entertainment with AI/VR. For example content discovery, sharing, privacy and security, and/or low-latency streaming.
Prize: 100 Euros, a Parrot drone, plus 6 months of free Steamroot peer accelerated CDN credits for each member of your team