The best speakers from the radio industry and the brighest from other specialist fields!

Speakers for Radiodays Europe are taken from the radio industry but also from other specialist fields. When choosing speakers we look for innovation and inspiration from speakers on their chosen subject related to radio.

Petri Alanko

Audio Director, Radios, YLE

FI
Nico Aprile

Founder, Aprile Consulting

DE
Tony Archibong

Vice President of Distribution and Business Development, TuneIn

US
Jessikka Aro

Investigative Reporter, YLE

FI
Frank Bachér

Managing Director Digital Media, RMS

DE
Mark Barber MBE

Planning Director, Radiocentre

GB
Dani Büchi

CEO, Energy Switzerland

CH
Annelie Beer

Co-Founder, streaMonkey GmbH

DE
Nadia Bellardi

transcultural consultant on media projects and research, Nadia Bellardi

IT
Cilla Benkö

Director General of Swedish Radio and member of EBU`s Executive Board, Swedish Radio

SE
Adeline Beving

Developing Open Innovation, Radio France

FR
Nicky Birch

Exec Producer, Director Company, BBC Research and Development, Rosina Sound

GB
Grant Blackley

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Southern Cross Austereo (SCA)

AU
Laura Bock

president, Fréquence Banane

CH
Christian Bonde

Radio Host, P3, Denmark Radio

DK
Rune Born Schwartz

Innovations Manager, Bauer Media

DK
Emily Botein

Vice President of On-Demand Content at WNYC and WNYC Studio, WNYC Studio

US
Luca Bruno

Radio Host, Radio SRF 3

CH
Thomas Buch-Andersen

Head of P1, DR

DK
Benjamin Buchholz

General Manager / CSO, Nacamar GmbH

DE
Flora Carmichael

Senior Journalist, Beyond Fake News - BBC World Service

GB
Ben Chapman

Head of Digital for BBC Radio & Music, BBC

GB
Tamar Charney

Managing Director, Personalization and Curation, National Public Radio (NPR)

US
Lina Chawaf

executive manager, Rozana for Media

FR
Stewart Copeland

Musician, Composer and Legendary drummer, The Police

GB
Dave Coplin

Founder & CEO, The Envisioners

GB
James Cridland

MD, Podnews

AU
Noel Curran

Director General, EBU

CH
Francis Currie

Group Content Director - Music Radio, Wireless Group

GB
Floris Daelemans

Radioactive Researcher, VRT

BE
Darren Davis

President, iHeartMedia Networks Group

US
Joseph F. D’Angelo

Senior Vice President, Broadcast Radio

US
Menno de Boer

Radio Director, Radio 538

NL
Lola de Koning

Researcher, Media and Culture, Utrecht University

NL
Ari De Sousa

Head of digital product, design and marketing, Radio France

FR
Matt Deegan

Creative Director, Folder Media

GB
Sarah Dillistone

Executive Producer, The Brights

GB
Kelly Doherty

Owner, TheImagingHouse.com

US
Michael Dujardin

Global Head of Marketing & Media, Tomorrowland

BE
Ezra Eeman

Head of Digital, EBU Media Department

CH
Alexander Erk

Senior Engineer, Head of Media Services and Applications, IRT, the Institution for Broadcasting Technology

DE
Maria Fantino

Radio Host, P3, Danish Radio

DK
Robert Förster

Co-Founder & CEO, Multicast Media

DE
Pablo Fernández

Innovation and Product Development Manager, PRISA Radio

ES
Florence Fischer

Radio and TV presenter, SRF

CH
Matt Fisher

Lead Producer (Imaging & Programme Prod), Station Sound, BBC

GB
Daniel Freytag

Product Developer, Südwestrundfunk

DE
The panel of family matters from Radio City de Badalona

The grandmas of Family Matters, Radio City of Badalona

ES
Sebastian Fuchs

Voice Director, WESOUND

DE
Hana Gadze

Host, SRF 3

CH
Valerie Geller

Consultant and author, Geller Media International

US
Ger Gilroy

Managing Director, Off the Ball

IE
Simon Gooch

Chief Operating Officer, Swedish Radio

SE
Nik Goodman

Director, Bounce

GB
Chris Gould

Founder, All In Media

GB
Tomas Granryd

Head of Innovation Teams, Swedish Radio

SE
Ulrik Haagerup

Founder and CEO, Constructive Institute

DK
Charlotte Hager

Founder & Owner, comrecon brand navigation

AT
Laurence Harrison

Market Development Director, Digital Radio UK (DRUK)

GB
Aled Haydn Jones

Head of Programmes, BBC Radio 1, BBC

GB
Anders Held

Co-founder and Manager, Radiodays Europe

SE
Steve Henn

Content Lead for News on Assistant at Google, Google

US
Michael Hill

Managing Director, Radioplayer

GB
Martin Holovlasky

Head of New and Digital, KRONEHIT

AT
Xavier Huberland

Directeur Général - Pôle Médias, RTBF

BE
Diederick Huizinga

Creative Director, PURE Jingles

NL
Mustafa Isik

Co-founder and CEO, Kerngedanke

DE
Greg James

Host, BBC Radio 1’s Breakfast Show, BBC

GB
Ben Jones

Presenter, Virgin Radio

GB
Morgan Joubert

HMI specialist and UX Lead, PSA

FR
Thomas Kabke-Sommer

Managing Director, Crossplan Deutschland

DE
Daniel Karlsson

VP - Market Development APAC-EMEA, Triton Digital

ES
Paul Keenan

CEO, Bauer Media UK and European Radio

GB
Siobhan Kenny

CEO, Radiocentre

GB
Marja Keskitalo

Head of Radio, Yle

FI
Rasmus Kidde

Audience Researcher, Danish Broadcasting Corporation

DK
Wade Kingsley

Founder, The Ideas Business

AU
Martin Koch

Head of Development, Infotainment, Audi AG

DE
Frans Kok

Director, Nationaal Luister Onderzoek (NLO)

NL
Mounir Krichane

Director, EPFL Media Center

CH
Rudiger Landgraf

Program Director, KRONEHIT

AT
Thomas Laufersweiler

head of content, ARD.de

DE
Miquel López

Producer and reporter, Family Matters, Radio Ciutat de Badalona

ES
Steven Lemmens

Imaging Director, StuBru

BE
Martin Liss

Media & Management consultant, Martin Liss

DE
Mark Little

CEO, Kinzen

IE
Cheyenne Mackay

Media Education SRF, Co- Founder and Organizer, Journalist, sonOhr Radio & Podcast Festival and SRF Swiss national Broadcaster

CH
Alastair Mackie

Head of Digital Development, Commercial, Financial Times

GB
Gilles Marchand

Director General, SSR SRG

CH
Michal Marcinik

CEO & Founder, AdTonos

GB
Simon Mason

Head of Broadcast Radio Technology, Arqiva

GB
Benjamin Masse

Managing Director, Market Development & Strategy, Triton Digital

GB
Jo McCrostie

Creative Director, Global

GB
Jürg Morgenegg

CEO, Kanal K

CH
Matthias Mroczkowski

Chief Sales Officer and co-founder, audio CC

DE
Glen Mulcahy

Founder, Titanium Media

IE
Jakob Munck

Founder, Munck Studios

SE
Peter Niegel

Senior Audience Researcher, Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR)

DK
Nadine Nikles

Content Manager, Radio SRF Virus, SRF

CH
Florian Notter

Project Manager, tpc switzerland ag

CH
Farida Nouar

Reporter, Radio France

FR
Nichola Ntim

Assistant Producer, Radio 1 Breakfast, BBC

GB
Jeremy Pennycook

Product Lead, Guardian Voice Lab

GB
Nick Piggott

Project Director, RadioDNS Hybrid Radio

GB
Erik Portier

Chief Revenue Officer, Targetspot

FR
Niall Power

Head of Station Sound, Beat 102-103

IE
John Purcell

Founding Shareholder & Director, KCLR 96fm

IE
Robert Rack

Digital Strategist, WDR 1LIVE

DE
Melanie Reber

head of marketing & communication, Radio 3FACH

CH
Jim Receveur

CEO, Bauer

DK
Iso Rechsteiner

Project Manager, DSO Switzerland

CH
Alice Reinhard

CEO, Radio 3FACH

CH
Benjamin Ricaud

Researcher, Signal Processing Laboratory 2, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

CH
Cornelius Ringe

Managing Partner, WESOUND

DE
Paul Robinson

CEO, Imira Entertainment

GB
Emma Rodero

Radio Researcher and Professor, Pompeu Fabra University

ES
Lasse Roldkjær

PD, Coach & Consultant, RadioCoaching.com

DK
Marit Rossnes

Head of Product Development for Radio, NRK

NO
Brenda Salinas

News on The Assistant, Google

US
Francesca Shaw

Research Linguist, Lyrebird

CA
Bob Shennan

Director of Radio and Music, BBC

GB
John Simons

Consultant, John Simons Consulting

GB
Heidi Sivebaek

Editor - Diversity and Accessibility, DR

DK
Jeff Smith

Head of Music, BBC Radio 2 & BBC 6 Music

GB
Dirk Soetens

Research manager, VAR

BE
Dino Sofos

Podcast Editor, BBC

GB
Filippo Solibello

Host, RAI Radio2

IT
Judith Spilsbury

Head of Training and Special Projects, Radiocentre

GB
Marte Sunde Härter

Developer and Scriptwriter, NRK

NO
Paula Szuchman

Vice President of On-Demand Content, WNYC

US
Helen Thomas

Head of Content Commissioning, BBC Radio 2

GB
Rob Timony

Business Director, audioXi

IE
Ilona Toller

program coordinator, ORANGE 94.0

AT
Ole Jørgen Torvmark

CEO, Norsk Radio

NO
Ralph Van Dijk

Founder and Creative Director, Eardrum

AU
Andreas Völlmin

COO Product management, SOHARD AG

CH
Sibyle Veil

Chief Executive Officer, Radio France

FR
Jeroen Verspeek

Head of Audience Measurement, BBC

GB
Megan Wastell

Director of Digital Products, Global Radio

GB
Dave Watson

Senior Director of Marketing, DAVID Systems

US
Paul Wauters

Co-Founder and Creative Partner, Babel

FR
Tom Webster

Vice President of Strategy and Marketing, Edison Research

US
Staxx Williams

Creative Services Director, Z100

US
Alison Winter

Head of Audiences, BBC Radio and Education

GB