AMS 2012 Speakers Line-up

Submitted by admin on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 16:01

Distinguished speakers lineup to address AMS 2012

Prominent speakers from a variety of backgrounds, be it major public and private broadcast organizations, new media agencies or other international institutions, will address the plenary sessions of AMS 2012.

Among the respected moderators/speakers featured include Houlin Zhao, Deputy Secretary-General, International Telecommunication Union (ITU); Liu Cong, Deputy Controller, CCTV News, China Central Television; Nathalie Labourdette, Head of EBU Training; Dr. Riyadh K Najm, Assistant Deputy Minister for Engineering, Ministry of Culture & Information, Saudi Arabia; L D Mandloi, Director General, All India Radio; John Maguire, Director of International Development of Audiovisuel de la France, AEF; Dr. Usha Bhasin, Additional Director General, DDI; Cathy Gogue, General Manager, Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), Guam; Dr. Mike McCluskey, Chief Executive Officer, ABC Radio Australia and Peter Horrocks, Director, BBC World Service.

Post-AMS Excursion details

The Tourism Authority of Thailand will organize a full-day free tour to Ayutthaya Province, the old capital of Thailand and UNESCO World Heritage Site, located approximately one hour drive from Bangkok.

The tour will begin with a trip to the Bang Sai Arts and Craft Centre and the SUPPORT Arts and Crafts International Centre of Thailand, followed by the Ayutthaya Tourism Centre giving a history of the ancient city, and ending with visits to the holy relics at Wat Phra Si Sanphet and Wat Mahathat. The tour will take place on 31 May from 7:45am to 5:00pm and is open to all delegates. Kindly note that additional day accommodation for 31 May will have to be borne by the delegates.

Kindly inform Mr Saqib Sheikh [email protected] if you will be joining this free tour to better organize logistics.

Rooms at Centara Grand Hotel

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