Sunday Special Focus Workshops

Join the special focus workshops on Sunday 

1. Hosted and produced by CMFE - Community Media Forum Europe Special Focus Workshop: Across Generations - Social engagement through local community radios, Sunday 31st March 2019, 10.45 - 12.45

The Council of Europe report Across Generations explores how community radios can serve as an antidote to social fragmentation and strengthen cross-generational debate and engagement. Especially in rural and peripheral areas, community radios fill a gap as meeting places for youth, students and older generations and act as catalysts of regional sustainable development.
On the opening day of Radiodays Europe 2019, CMFE invites all radio people to join a Special Focus Session/Workshop

- to hear more about the findings of the report Across Generations
- to share your experiences of cross-generational participation through radio
- to brainstorm ideas for the development of youth radio initiatives

Speakers: 

  • Lina Chawaf, Rozana FM, Paris / Board member CMFE
  • Ilona Toller and Susanne Jäger, ORANGE 94.0, Vienna
  • Alice Reinhard and Melanie Reber, Radio 3FACH, Lucerne
  • Lola de Koning, Department of Media and Culture Studies, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
  • Laura Bock, Fréquence Banane, Lausanne
  • Jürg Morgenegg, Kanal K, Aarau

Moderator: Nadia Bellardi (CMFE)

The session is kindly supported by UNIKOM, Community Media Forum Europe (CMFE), Swiss Foundation for Radio and Culture (SRKS)

There are 3 ways to register for Special Focus Workshops:

1. As part of your main RDE Registration here

2. For the SF Workshop ONLY here (this registration is does not let you attend the main RDE conference

3. If you have already Registered you can find the link to ADD a workshop in your confirmation email. If you have lost/misplaced your confirmation email please contact rde@meetx.se 

2. AER Special Focus Workshop: Is Internet reinventing broadcast radio? Sunday 31st March 2019, 14.00 - 16.00

AER Special Focus Workshop explores, in a series of three sessions, the most recent innovations driving the change in the radio industry: from the latest developments of hybrid technology for radio to 5G for broadcasting and how it works. This Special Focus Workshop is organised by the AER – the Association of European Radios within the framework of MediaRoad, the EU-funded project aimed at helping Europe’s media sector revamp the way it approaches innovation by shaping future research and policy priorities as well as by strengthening collaboration between media organizations and start-ups. MediaRoad has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 761412.

Agenda

Testing the future of Hybrid Radio: the latest developments on HRADIO and MARCONI projects: Alexander Erk, Sen. Engineer, Head of Media Services and Applications – IRT, the Institution for Broadcasting Technology, Floris Daelemans, Radioactive Researcher - VRT

5G for broadcasting: yet another disruption in the media industry? Rüdiger Landgraf, Programme Director – KRONEHIT, Martin Holovlasky, Head of New and Digital – KRONEHIT

AI: the future of speech and audio recognition: Benjamin Ricaud, Researcher – Signal Processing Laboratory 2, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Robert Förster, Founder & Chief Executive Officer - Multicast Media GmbH

 THE WORKSHOP IS ORGANISED WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF MEDIAROAD.

 

There are 3 ways to register for Special Focus Workshops:

1. As part of your main RDE Registration here

2. For the SF Workshop ONLY here (this registration is does not let you attend the main RDE conference

3. If you have already Registered you can find the link to ADD a workshop in your confirmation email. If you have lost/misplaced your confirmation email please contact rde@meetx.se