The official hosts for the Asia Media Summit 2019, the Ministry of Information of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will be organising an excursion trip on Friday, 14 June 2019 to Angkor Wat Temple, open for all delegates attending the conference.
To meet changes in the global media environment and respond to the digital revolution age, Korea will spread ‘Hallyu’ or the Korean wave to include k-pop, drama and games, establish a Korean content distribution platform and strengthen its status as a leading country in 5G technology, according to Dr Sam Seog Ko, Standing Commissioner of the Korean Communications Commission (KCC), Korea.
The new age platforms in media industry bring a paradigm shift in broadcasting. Internet and the new social media have transformed the media broadcast scenario across the globe. With the influx of new media tools, the media consumption patterns worldwide has changed drastically.
The AIBD General Conference and its associated meetings will be held in Bhutan from 22-24 August, 2019. The President of the General Conference has agreed to the above dates.
The interim director, Mrs. Philomena and the programme manager, Jigme Thinley, made a site visit to Bhutan from 26th to 31st January, 2019. During the visit the two officials from AIBD discussed with the officials of the host organisation, Bhutan Broadcasting Service Corporation (BBS).
Winners of the World Television Awards (WTA) was announced in the Awards ceremony in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The event took place right before the closing ceremony of Asia Media Summit 2019.
Various perspectives on regulation as a mechanism to effectively counter the spread of disinformation/fake news were presented during the plenary session on “Disinformation and New Media” at the 16th Asia Media Summit in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The session, in collaboration with UNESCO, was moderated by Dr. Ming Kuok Lim, Advisor for Communication and Information, UNESCO, Jakarta.
The Radio of the Islamic Republic of Iran in collaboration with Radio Committee of ABU and the participation of Iraninan Universities will host the 14th International Radio Festival and 6th international Radio forum in Tehran in April, 2019. Members of AIBD can send their programs to the festival. The Terms of participation, Judgmental processes and criteria, work format and the winners' award are specified in their link below.
Link: Terms of Participation
Mr Mahen Alvin is working in AIBD since November 2018 as a dispatcher and driver.
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