Industry Forum

Jul 21, 2021  |  BMA's Hybrid Industry Event To Underscore Reasons Why "Distribution Is The Knight Of The Realm"!

In Africa, broadcasting and media organisations strive to make their content available across different platforms and devices to remain competitive in a forever evolving global and local industry landscape. Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) has announced that it has entered into collaboration ...


Jul 09, 2021  |  Industry Set To Tackle Shift In Content Distribution And Streaming Services At Hybrid Event

According to BMA research, fast data connectivity is now driving an enormous demand for OTT streaming and video-on-demand across Africa. So what does this mean for the continent's content distribution industry? According to Benjamin Pius, Publisher of Broadcast Media Africa's ...


Apr 16, 2021  |  Forum: Impact Of Regulation On Funding Capacity for Community Radio Broadcasters In Africa

At a glance, it seems that public or charitable funding is the only viable sources to fund community radio services in Africa. However, a more detailed evaluation will reveal that owners and operators of community radio organisations seek to examine ...


Apr 08, 2021  |  Industry Forum: Focus On Understanding Regulatory Frameworks for Community Radio Broadcasting In Africa

There are a significant number of community radio broadcasters in need of institutional support across Africa. These broadcasters and their institutions ask critical questions ranging from how do we address the plethora of regulatory obligations to licencing conditions and the ...


Key Questions At Forum On Strengthing Regulatory Framework For Africa’s Community Radio Services

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) is pleased to announce that the Industry Programme on Community Radio Broadcasting in Africa is gathering pace with the upcoming convening of industry professionals and stakeholders to a one-day virtual forum on Effective Regulatory Framework for ...

Industry Forum: Effective Regulatory Support For Community Radio Broadcasting In Africa

As part of our ongoing Industry Programme, in the pursuit to support the voices of the creative and draw on the passion for Community Radio Broadcasting, Broadcast Media Africa (BMA), in collaboration with 2Gwana Media, will be hosting a virtual ...

Online Forum: "Audiovisual Archives - Preservation Standards And Successful Management Strategies For Africa"

As part of the ongoing Industry Programme on the Preservation of Africa's Audiovisual Media Assets focusing on developing the capability to catalogue, archive and preserve the content assets within Africa's broadcast media industry, Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) with Apricity Consulting have organised ...

It's Tomorrow - Forum On Audio-Visual Archives: Preservation Management And Standards For Africa

As part of our industry programme to enable the cataloguing, archiving and preserving of Africa's Audio-Visual assets, Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) and Apricity Consulting will be presenting a virtual stakeholders' forum on the topic: "Standards and Strategies For The Preservation ...

Previewing Tomorrow's Industry Forum On Reshaping Africa Broadcasting Industry - Strategies for Acceleration

Tomorrow, Tuesday 24th November, senior executives across Africa will be participating in the BMA and Intelsat's industry forum on "Post Covid: Reshaping Africa's Broadcasting Industry - Strategies for Acceleration". The virtual industry meeting will take place on ONLINE on Zoom ...

Revenue Generation for Broadcasters In The Post-Covid World - Repositioning To Take Advantage

The Covid-19 pandemic will leave a lasting impact on how broadcasters and media organisations sustain themselves commercially. How are these changes going to pan-out? How should the industry players get ready to take advantage? This key questions and issues will ...

Industry Leaders To Explore Modernisation Of Africa's Broadcast Media Infrastructure And Platforms Post Covid-19

In under two week's time, leaders and executives from Africa's broadcasting and media industry will seek to explore and understand how best to modernise broadcast systems and operations sustainably in a post-Covid19 environment. The virtual industry forum on Strategies To ...

Understand How To Succeed With OTT In Africa at Next BMA Online Industry Forum On 24th November 2020

Across Africa, industry executives are keen to take advantage of the phenomenal opportunities with OTT streaming. To this end, Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) in association with INTELSAT and n collaboration of the Southern Africa Broadcasting Association (SABA) and the Broadcasting ...

INTELSAT and BMA Collaborates To Explore The Reshaping Of Africa's Broadcasting Industry

INTELSAT, the global media infrastructure provider giant collaborates with Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) to present a major virtual industry forum to explore how Africa's Broadcasting industry is being reshaped and the alignments that would take place in the post-Covid-19 environment. ...

NFVF Partners BMA To Spotlight Primacy Of Audience Data For Films And Video Content Performance

#DataInsightForFilmVideoSA To succeed in today’s fragmented film and video services environment, industry players must not only have access to accurate audience measurement and data, but they must also possess the ability to demonstrate, in great details and granularity, the relationships ...