Digital Radio Summit during Radio Week 2012

14 Feb 2012
at Geneva (CH)

Speaker Biographies

Session 1: Keynotes
Building a national digital radio strategy - Joël Ronez, Radio France
DRP:  The EBU's radio platforms and services group - Javier Sanchez Pérez, RTVE
Where are we now?  Where are we going? - Mathias Coinchon, EBU

Session 2: Updates and forecasts from the associations
Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM)  Ruxandra Obreja, Chair DRM
Internet Media Device Alliance - Andy Giefer, TC Chair, IMDA
Radio DNS - Nick Piggott, Chair, RadioDNS
WorldDMB - Jørn Jensen, President, WorldDMB

Session 3: Case Studies
Digital Radio in Germany:  Accomplishments 2011 & Strategy 2012 - Sebastian Kett, SWR
DAB+ the next step for NPO - Hans Bakhuizen, NPO
Building a digital communityradio service - Ulrik Brinck, Kanal Plus
The digital future for community radio in France & Promotional Video (49MB - unzip and use VLC player) - Pierre Boucard, SNRL/AMARC

Session 4: Radio - a sexy user experience
Radio goes visual - Laurent Finet, RTBF
Attention data, radio and your audience - building a RadioTAG service - George Wright, BBC
A multiplatform solution for the auto industry - Mark Steigemann, NXP
Wrap-up:  What comes next? Mats Akerlund, SR


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