The International Interactive Emmy Awards will take place in April at MIPTV 2006 in Cannes, in the south of France. This will be the first Emmy awards ceremony to be held outside the United States.
The three International Interactive Emmy Award categories are: Best Interactive Television Programme, Best Interactive Channel, and Best Interactive Television Service. Entries must be submitted by the end of October.
In addition, a Pioneer Prize will be awarded to an industry personality for innovative contributions to the field of interactive television.