Asia Media Summit



AMS 2019

16th Asia media summit

AIBD in collaboration with its partners and international organisations is organising the Asia Media Summit (AMS). The conference provides a unique opportunity for broadcasters in the region to share their thoughts on Broadcasting and Information.

Decision makers, media professionals, scholars, and stakeholders of news and programming from Asia, Pacific, Africa, Europe, Middle East and North America attended this annual conference. Almost all regional and International Broadcasting Unions and Associations support the AMS.

We have the pleasure of welcoming all media professionals to the Asia Media Summit.



Media literacy that enables media stakeholders and audiences to be critical in accessing, analysing, evaluating and creating media in a variety of forms is a way forward to combat the spread of disinformation, particularly in new media, according to some speakers at the 16th

Developing countries or undeveloped markets must pursue cross-sectoral collaboration and increased human resource capacity to ensure effective policies and strategies that will maximise the benefits of digitisation, according to Mr. Fayyaz Shehryar, AIBD President and

Korean Minister

To meet changes in the global media environment and respond to the digital revolution age

Myanmar Union Minister for Information Dr U Pe Myint highlighted the positive impact of digitisation and social media as the country moves towards a digital economy.


“Amid the spread of fake news, media must exercise greater responsibility while we pursue more media literacy efforts”, Cambodian Information Minister Dr Khieu Kanharith said.


He admitted that combating fake news remains a challenge in the country where the use of