The Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) is increasing its interaction with its audiences, no matter what devise they are utilizing, as one of three key strategies the organisation has employed to increase its social media use and reach. Two others include focusing on training and improving social media skills, and making social media a priority equal to its outreach strategies.

AIBD Director Yang Binyuan welcomes some 70 local and foreign delegates to the 2nd International Conference on Broadcast Training (ICBT) which opened on 24 February 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Y.B Datuk Jailani Johari, Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia of Malaysia has called on broadcasters to evaluate critically the role of training in the new media environment that has impacted social change.

AIBD, in collaboration with its partners, will be organising an impressive lineup of pre-summit workshops in advance of the Asia Media Summit (AMS) 2014. Delegates are encouraged to register for one of the workshops below when they complete their online registration for AMS 2014.

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All delegates attending the Asia Media Summit 2014 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on 6-8 May 2014 must register online using the link here. Given the extended time taken for visa processing, we are encouraging all delegates to register as early as possible.

The deadline for registration is Monday, 10 March 2014.

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From 13 to 17 January 2014, an in-country workshop on Broadcast Management for Senior Managers was held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, organised by AIBD, FES and the Ministry of Information.