Hybrid radio on the agenda at Mediantage

Mediantage imageWorldDMB’s long term collaboration with the Mediantage event continued at the end  of 2012 with a WorldDMB hosted panel on hybrid Radio in Munich, Germany.

The panel discussion was held on the 24 October was moderated by Patrick Hannon, Frontier silicon and included high level speakers such as Dr. Willi Steul,  Director of Deutschlandfunk, Germany and Ford Ennals, CEO of Digital Radio UK.  Sebastian Kett, Consulting Engineer in the Radio Dept. of SWR Radio and Radio DNS provided a hybrid radio vision from the German association which is bringing together radio platforms. Ole Jørgen Torvmark, CEO of Digitalradio Norge As provided a point of view from a developed  market which has announced a switch off date. A hybrid radio vision from the community of European public broadcasters was provided by Mats Åkerlund, Chairman of the EBU new Radio Group and head  of Digital strategy at Swedish Radio, European Broadcasting Union.

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