Impressive Lineup of Pre-Summit Workshops at AMS 2014

Submitted by admin on Mon, 02/24/2014 - 13:52

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.

AIBD Workshop on Media and Elections, 3 - 5 May 2014

Participants in this workshop will work with the resource person to develop strategies that will empower their organisations to make a mark in the coverage of elections. A special emphasis will be laid on methods to assimilate inputs from social media and disseminate the outputs of broadcasting organisations through online media.

AIBD/EUROVISION ACADEMY/CCTV Master Class: Social Media and TV Programmes, 4 - 5 May 2014

The Master Class will focus on the relationship between broadcasting and social media. Beyond the social media tools themselves, this Master Class will also consider what it means to be truly social with your audience. What should broadcasters do on and offline to build a meaningful social relationship with the audience.

AIBD/UNESCO/Rotana Workshop on Media Ethics in the Age of Social Media, 5 May 2014

Media ethics in the age of social media will be particularly relevant in the Middle Eastern context given the occurrence of recent momentous events in that part of the world. The workshop will deal with a range of topical issues of practical importance to broadcasters and other media professionals, where events have been brought into sharp focus through the use of social media in an unprecedented way.

AIBD/ASBU Symposium on Public Service Broadcasting, 5 May 2014

The symposium will provide a sound platform for professional dialogue among media practitioners, experts in PSB and partners from Asia and Arab countries to discuss the emerging factors and the best approaches to the future of public service broadcasting in the Arab world.

Online Registration / Visa Advisory

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 online registration is Monday, 10 March 2014.

The deadline for receipt of visa applications is Friday, 14 March 2014.