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Karel Zýka (CZ)

Head of the DAB+ implementation group

He is the Head of the DAB+ implementation group, which has started the process of digital switchover in the Czech Republic and successfully launched the first nationwide DAB+ network, including new radio stations. Before joining Czech Radio, he worked at TV Prima (part of MTG) and the Audiovisual Producers Association. He graduated from the Czech Technical University in Prague and obtained his Ph.D. from the Academy of Performing Arts. He is a member of the WorldDAB Steering Board.

All Sessions by Karel Zýka (CZ)

14:00 - 14:40
Track 2

Adapting to change: New opportunities

When Norway switched off FM, many thought it's the end of the world in this session we'll take a look at how that really went, plus why are broadcasters investing in radio 'big time' in Germany. Finally a Czech case that proves all hesitations are wrong when it comes to digital platforms.