Digital Radio Broadcasting Africa Summit, Capetown, South Africa

Event attended by WorldDAB

Date: 22nd - 24th April 2014

Location: Capetown, South Africa

Types: Conference

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Leading executives and industry professionals from the broadcasting and media sectors across Africa will meet in Capetown, South Africa on Tuesday 22nd – 24th April 2014 for the international Digital Radio Broadcasting in Africa conference.

Presented in collaboration with the Southern Africa Broadcasting Association (SABA) and supported by WorldDMB and the DRM Consortium, this industry conference will bring together stakeholders in radio broadcasting in Africa - and the globe - to assess latest developments in technology, standards, platforms, content and services .

Themes to be covered at this industry summit will include:

  • Future of digital radio in Africa
  • Policy and regulatory framework for Africa's digital radio
  • Options for choosing appropriate country-specific standards and platforms
  • Costs and benefits of implementing ‘open system’ digital radio standard
  • Satellite radio services for Africa – costs, benefits and strategies
  • Content challenges and opportunities for digital radio broadcasting
  • Local content creation, development and management
  • Taking advantage of latest advances in digital audio quality
  • Web and internet radio – understanding the dynamics
  • Digital radio broadcasting on mobile networks – synergies and convergence

Who should attend:

  • Industry regulators
  • Public service broadcasters
  • Private broadcasters
  • Technology providers
  • Industry solutions providers

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