Industry Forum

Jan 22, 2020  |  Radio And Digital Audio Broadcasting Convention To Take Stakeholders To Maseru, Lesotho!

As broadcasting and media infrastructure becomes digital across Africa, radio and audio broadcasting will continue to project itself as the most efficient and effective medium for social information, entertainment and education. Because of this, Broadcast Media Africa and co-convener, the Southern African ...


Jan 21, 2020  |  OTT Streaming: “Regulators Must Evaluate OTT’s Impact On Competitiveness In Broadcast Sector” - ICASA

Ms Botlenyana Mokhele, a Councillor at the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), says that ICASA is still in the process of evaluating the impact of OTT streaming services on competition in the broadcast sector, especially in the subscription ...


Jan 13, 2020  |  OTT Streaming: Cell C’s Executive Head Looks Forward To Telcos Gaining New Revenue Streams From OTT Explosion

Mr Mohamed Adamjee, an Executive Head at Cell C, says that telcos can look forward to adding new product offerings which will ultimately present new revenue streams from the OTT and On-Demand explosion. Mr Adamjee, in an interview with Broadcast Media Africa ...


Jan 08, 2020  |  OTT Streaming: SABC’s COO Urges Use Of Innovation To Serve Diverse Audiences

Mr Ian Plaatjes, the Chief Operating Officer at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), says that broadcasters in Africa need to start making use of the latest innovations available to them in order to retain and satisfy the needs of ...


TV Content Management Is Focus Of Industry Leaders At Upcoming Executive Forum In Abuja, Nigeria

As the broadcasting, media and telecoms companies look into how to take full advantage of the exploding growth in video content for TV, it is imperative that they find solutions regarding the cost-effective management of TV content in terms of ...

Telcos And Broadcasters Explore Benefits Of Partnerships For OTT Growth In Africa!

‘Fostering end-to-end industry partnerships to drive sustainable growth – removing pathway obstacles’ is the topic of a thought-provoking panel discussion session that will be carried out at the upcoming OTT Content Streaming And On-Demand Summit taking place on Wednesday 19th – Thursday ...

Telco Association To Co-Convene OTT Content Streaming And On-Demand Summit In Cape Town, South Africa

The Southern Africa Telecommunications Association (SATA) will co-convene the forthcoming OTT Content Streaming And On-Demand Summit due to take place on the 19th to 20th of February 2020 at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice in Cape Town, South Africa. The Summit which is ...

Broadcast And Telecoms Execs Explore OTT Content Streaming And On-Demand Solutions At Industry Forum

Global revenues from OTT content streaming and on-demand services are set to reach US$100billion by 2020. Industry players are currently in the best position to take part in this phenomenal growth with plenty of opportunities, especially in mobile and non-linear ...

“Converged Media Is Here, And Collaboration Is Key To Success” Say Executives At Broadcasters Convention Of Southern Africa In Livingstone, Zambia.

At the recently concluded Broadcasters Convention of Southern Africa 2019 that was convened by Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) and the Southern African Broadcasting Association (SABA) on the 29th to 31st of October 2019 at the AHA David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa ...

Broadcast Industry Heavy-Weights To Convene At Broadcasters Convention On 29 - 31 October In Livingstone, Zambia

With just two weeks to the industry’s anticipated Broadcasters Convention of Southern Africa, the event organisers have reported that this will be an “unforgettable gathering” featuring a stellar line-up of the industry’s most senior executives.  The flagship industry convention will take place ...

Leading Industry Executives Will Review ‘Convergence’ At Next Month’s Southern Africa’s Broadcasters’ Convention In Zambia

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA), the Southern African Broadcasting Association (SABA) and the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) have confirmed that preparations for the anticipated Broadcasters Convention of Southern Africa 2019 are currently well underway. To be hosted by the Independent Broadcasting Authority of Zambia (IBA), the annual flagship gathering ...

“Time Has Come For Broadcasters To Gear Up For The Ever-Changing Media Ecosystem,” Say Industry Executives At Digital Broadcast Media Convention

At the recently concluded 4th Annual Digital Broadcast Media Convention that was convened by Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) and Broadcasting Organisations Of Nigeria (BON) on the 27th and 28th of August 2019 at the Radisson Blu Hotel –Ikeja in Lagos, Nigeria, it was reiterated that in ...

SES To Lead The Industry At Annual Digital Broadcast Media Convention In Nigeria

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) and Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) as the conveners of the 4th Annual Digital Broadcast Media Convention in Nigeria have announced SES as the lead industry partner for this event. The flagship industry meeting scheduled to ...

Africa’s Broadcasters To Address Strategic And Operational Issues At SABA’s Annual Broadcasters Convention

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) and the Southern African Broadcasting Association (SABA) in association with the Southern African Development Community Will be convening the Southern African region’s broadcasters and media executives at the highly-anticipated Broadcasters Convention of Southern Africa 2019.  The ...

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