Innovation Challenge

Challenge Profile: History Go

The PILOT Innovation Challenge sought ideas that would help local radio and TV broadcasters engage their communities with next generation content. History Go, an Augmented Reality app that displays historic images and facts, won second place. Make sure to read about the first and third place winners In Your Shoes and The News Call. History Go. From left to right: [...]

By |October 25, 2016|Innovation Challenge|Comments Off on Challenge Profile: History Go

Challenge Profile: In Your Shoes

The PILOT Innovation Challenge sought ideas that would help local radio and TV broadcasters engage their communities with next generation content. In Your Shoes, a Virtual Reality series that uses VR to capture unique stories from intimate perspectives, won first place. Make sure to read about the second and third place winners History Go, and The News Call. According to Robinne [...]

By |October 25, 2016|Innovation Challenge|Comments Off on Challenge Profile: In Your Shoes

Innovation Challenge FAQs

The PILOT Innovation Challenge is a call to all entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and creative thinkers for ideas that answer the question: How might local television and radio broadcasters engage their communities with next generation content on any device, whether big, small or moving? We are challenging people to think about new ways to address that question, [...]

By |August 22, 2016|Blog, Innovation Challenge|Comments Off on Innovation Challenge FAQs

Defining Next-Generation Content for the PILOT Innovation Challenge

“What is next-generation content?” That’s the biggest question we’ve received since launching the PILOT Innovation Challenge. It’s a good question with a tricky answer because we don’t want to be prescriptive about the ideas. We’re looking for ideas around content that engages people, and “next-generation” is our means of suggesting a constraint toward the future. The delivery and [...]

By |August 1, 2016|Blog, Innovation Challenge|Comments Off on Defining Next-Generation Content for the PILOT Innovation Challenge

All good things start as an idea

It's difficult to predict the power of a new idea in its infancy, but all good things are born from simple ideas. That’s why we’re launching our first-ever PILOT Innovation Challenge. We want to hear any and all ideas for engaging our communities. We’re issuing the Innovation Challenge because we see opportunity. How might local television [...]

By |June 21, 2016|Blog, Innovation Challenge|Comments Off on All good things start as an idea