The In-Country workshop on HDTV Lighting was held in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam from 9 to 14 May 2016.  The workshop was designed for the programme and technical staff of Radio and Television Brunei (RTB).

“Who’s on your team?”
That’s the question facilitator Dr. David Mould, Professor Emeritus of Media Arts and Studies at Ohio University (U.S.A.), posed to participants at the end of the first day of an AIBD/IPPTAR regional course on training-of-trainers.

Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) in collaboration with the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) organised a one-day regional workshop on Management and Digitisation of Audio-Video Archives. The participants were from radio and television organisations, with experience in archiving of audio and video contents. The workshop was held on 29 February 2016 prior to the ABU Digital Broadcast Symposium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The expectations from the AIBD / O'zbekiston MTRK In-Country Workshop on HDTV Lighting, held from 12 to 16 Oct 2015 in Tashkent, were very high.  And it was indeed a challenge to live up to these expectations. My attempt was to satisfy the needs of the trainees through classroom lectures, case studies, studio activities and examples. 

Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) in collaboration with the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU), organised a five-day regional workshop on Engineering Fundamentals for Broadcasters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 30 November to 4 December 2015.

The AIBD in collaboration with the Research and Training Institute (RTI) of the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film & Television (SAPPRFT), China organised this regional Workshop on How to Make an Impact with Every Programme: 21st Century Media Theories and Skills. The two weeks workshop started on 3rd December and will end on 14th December 2015 and is being held at the RTI campus in Beijing.

Mr Brandon Harry Oelofse from Radio Netherlands Training Center (RNTC) is conducting the workshop.

The Sub-Regional workshop on Digital Radio Transmission organised by AIBD in collaboration with Prasar Bharati and National Academy of Broadcasting and Multimedia (NABM) was held in New Delhi, India from 12 to 16 October 2015. The workshop was designed specifically for engineers and technicians involved in the operation and maintenance of Radio Broadcasting Stations.

Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) in collaboration with Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) and Radio Television Malaysia (RTM) organised a five day in-country workshop on HDTV Production for RTM technical and production staff. The participants were from the Production, Camera and Lighting department. The workshop was held from 5 to 9 October 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 

The Association of Community Radio Broadcasters of Nepal (ACORAB), in collaboration with the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD), organised a training course on Radio and Social Media in Kathmandu, Nepal from 23 – 27 November 2015.

Moving from Radio to TV the Fiji Broadcasting Corporation is already toying with some innovative ideas born out of Radio programmes. A good mix of creative youngsters and experienced Radio professionals does bring in an interesting mixture of programmes.