WorldDAB is the global industry forum responsible for defining and promoting DAB digital radio, bringing together industry professionals to provide knowledge and expertise to successfully implement broadcast digital radio.

WorldDAB membership is open to companies and organisations considering the use of the DAB family of standards for the broadcast of digital radio. Companies considering WorldDAB membership must first agree to the WorldDAB Statutes before being considered for WorldDAB membership.

A reduced fee is available to some smaller companies, and some membership categories in different regions.


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Membership brochure


WorldDAB is the global industry forum responsible for defining and promoting DAB digital radio. We bring together industry professionals, providing knowledge and expertise on implementing broadcast digital radio. Download the membership brochure to learn more.

Industry events


Nominated representatives receive free registration to WorldDAB events, speaking opportunities, free or discounted exhibition opportunities, discounted admission and the opportunity to distribute promotional material at key industry events

Technical information


Members receive advice on regulatory and spectrum issues, ETI files and guidance on trials and testing, automotive sector specific technical information and the opportunity to shape the development of future applications

Global contact database


Members receive access to a contact database of 1500+ nominated representatives from commercial and public broadcasters, chip, receiver and equipment manufacturers, network operators, regulatory bodies and automotive manufacturers (OEMs, Tier 1s, Tier 2s)

Support to broadcasters


Members receive advice on all aspects of switching from analogue to digital radio including; network build out, technical trials, best business case scenarios, licensing, regulation, cost modelling, production of new digital radio content and marketing

WorldDAB Committees


WorldDAB members have the opportunity to join the Steering Board, Technical Committee, Spectrum and Network Implementation Committee, the Automotive Working Group, the Asia Pacific Committee, and the Marketing Group

Market intelligence


Members receive the latest information on the implementation of DAB worldwide including; regulatory frameworks, country roll-out plans, coverage maps, industry news and a quarterly members-only newsletter

Business development


Members receive targeted networking opportunities and discounts on advertising and sponsorship opportunities at industry events, including the annual WorldDAB General Assembly, WorldDAB Automotive event and other key industry events



Members can access a range of exclusive resources available in the members-only portion of the WorldDAB website including; the WorldDAB ETI Library, GfK Statistics – quarterly/ market growth, presentation and document library, and member document Sharepoint