Industry Forum

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 will also incorporate SABA’s 27th Annual General Meeting (AGM); and according to organisers, it will enable industry decision-makers and executives to seek and find solutions to strategic and operational issues within the context of the constant evolutionary changes of the digital broadcasting ecosystem.

Some of the key industry leaders confirmed to speak at this meeting include SABA’s President, Mr Stanley Benjamin Similo (also the Director-GeneralNamibia Broadcasting Corporation); the Director-General of the Independent Broadcasting Authority of Zambia - (IBA) Ms Josephine Mapoma; the Director-General of Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) - Mr Richard Mwanza; the Director-General of Rwandan Broadcasting Service - Mr Arthur Asiimwe; the Chairman of Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation - Fikadu Tessema; and the Chairman of the Zambia Film Makers Association - Mr Alick Nyankata 

The convention will take place from the 29th - 31st of October 2019 in Victoria Falls –Livingstone, Zambia.

Find out more about this event on the website here.



Share this post

Upcoming Programmes & Activities