Digital Broadcasting Switchover Forum Africa 2014

Presentation Title Presented by Position – Organisation
Where is the world with the digital switchover? Pham Nhu Hai Head of Broadcasting Services Division, Radiocommunication Bureau, International Telecommunication Union
What does the future hold for broadcasting in Africa? Professor H. Sama Nwana Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic Telecoms & Media
HbbTV development and global deployment Van Balasundaram Director of Marketing, Digital TV Labs
Assessing the technical requirements and implications of DVB-T transitions Eng. Andrew Kisaka Principal Broadcast Engineer, Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority
Utilising satellite to promote digital broadcasting Cristiano Benzi Director Line of Business Video and Broadcasting, Eutelsat
Partnership for development of a broadcasting eco-system in Africa Jean-Pierre Kabanda Vice President, Business Development Sub-Saharan Africa
Case study: Kenya Francis Wangusi Director-General, Communications Commission of Kenya
Rwanda Experience on Migration from Analogue to Digital TV Broadcasting J.B. Mutabazi RURA, Rwanda Ulitiles Regulatory Authority
Overview of Digital Migration in Namibia Aldred Dreyer NBC, Namibia Broadcasting Corporation
Tanzania case study: Creating a regulatory and licensing environment for the digital switchover Habbi Gunze Director of Broadcasting Affairs, Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority
CIPlus Standard A standard to protect and monetize local content Philippe Guitteny SMARDTV
Mediae supports Development and Education David Campbell The Mediae Company
Content Development and Distribution: A Broadcasters’ Perspective Eng. Wainaina Mungai Head of ICT Royal Media Services, Citizen TV
Migrating to Digital Broadcasting What it should get you Peter Kangere Eregnak,Found/CEO
Challenges in DVB-T2 migration Jan Macku and Iga Mubarak Business Development, Zenterio
Utilizing Satellite to Promote Digital Broadcasting Annemarie Meijer Intelsat
A market led approach to digital dividend review for financing digital broadcasting migration ENG. Dr. John Andrew Mpapalika TANZANIA COMMUNICATIONS REGULATORY AUTHORITY
Looking to the future What can be achieved from Digital Dividend? Suvi Lindén ITU`s Special Envoy for the Broadband Commission for Digital Development
Harnessing the power of radio for GE and women’s empowerment and sustainable development Al-Amin Yusuph UNESCO
Empowering Pastoralist Women through Media Lukas Kariongi ORKONEREI RADIO FM
Assessing the viability of digital radio in Africa Joseph Sekiku Director, FADECO COMMUNITY RADIO
Message from UNESCO on the occasion of World Radio Day Ms Irina Bokova Director-General of UNESCO