RadioDNS and WorldDAB Automotive Technical Workshop

Organised by WorldDAB Event

Date: 8th June 2021

Location: Online

Types: Workshop

Automotive Workshop IX

Date: 8th June 2021

Time: 09:00 - 11:00 EDT / 13:00 - 15:00 UTC / 14:00 - 16:00 BST / 15:00 - 17:00 CEST

WorldDAB and RadioDNS are delighted to invite you to register for our ninth Automotive Workshop which takes place on June 8th.

More information can be found on the Automotive Workshop here which will be updated regularly.

Spaces are limited, please register your interest to attend the event here by no later than Friday 4th June. 

We are looking forward to another successful online meeting, filled with useful and meaningful conversations to enable stronger working partnerships.


June 8th, 13:00-15:00 UTC
13:00 - 15:00 9th WorldDAB and RadioDNS Automotive Workshop

We regularly hold Automotive Workshops, in partnership with RadioDNS, where around 70 of the world’s OEMs, broadcasters and companies working within the automotive sector discuss hybrid radio in order to make it better for all.

Workshop IX

Tuesday 8th June 2021 at 13:00 – 15:00 UTC
Register your interest in attending by completing this form. We will let you know if you have been successful by 4th June 2021.


These are our proposed agenda items, plus any other items suggested by attendees prior to the event.

Automotive Receiver Functionality Research

A initial review of first responses to this research into receiver capabilities, and discussion to identify easy-to-achieve improvements in driver experience.

  • Nick Piggott (RadioDNS)
  • Rosemary Smith (WorldDAB)

Android Automotive

A discussion on activities to improve the support for digital and hybrid radio.


Discussion on the proposed method to capture broadcast radio listening analytics

Alarms and Announcements

Discussion on how alarm functionality is being implemented on receivers

Driver distraction update

Continuing the discussion on how broadcasters should present information to drivers to minimise driver distraction

Voice control

Update and discussion on adding phoneme support for navigating broadcast radio by voice

Receiver Testing Advanced Features Group

Information and discussion about the new WorldDAB Task Force to generate standardised tests for advanced digital and hybrid radio functionality