Creating the future. RDE programme announced!


This year´s programme addresses many of radio´s challenges and opportunities of today. The 100+ speakers, from radio across the world, will be sharing their cases, experiences, knowledge and passion for how to make great radio – on air and on every digital platform.

With most sessions now confirmed, have a look at the programme here (pdf).

Morning shows is a focus in a couple of sessions, including the Australian morning show stars Kyle and Jackie O, Elvis Duran from Z100 New York, Gry Forsell from Bauer in Sweden and Bruno on the radio, FUN Radio/RTL, France.

The digital transition – or revolution – is discussed in a number of sessions. It is about mobiles and clever apps, audio in car, visual and hybrid radio and about what´s happing with digital broadcasting – Norway soon switching from FM to DAB+. How do they do it?

Some great speakers and important topics are concentrating on the advertising and business side. Programmatic advertising, how does audio influence your brain and the creative radio advertising guru Ralph van Dijk is back, to showcase how we can brand radio.

And listen to some of the most influential radio leaders in Europe, how they see radio´s future. Helen Boaden, BBC, Dee Ford, Bauer, Mathieu Gallet, Radio France, Menno Koningsberger, Radio 538 Netherlands, just to mention a few.

Nick Ferrari and the commercial talk station LBC is only one of several successful formats presented. The new Head of music at BBC´s youth station Radio 1 will be there, as well as award winning podcast producers from the USA.

Constructive journalism and discussions about the coverage of the Paris terrorist attacks as well as Europe´s migrant crisis. Susan Marjetti, Canada will speak about how to manage

More sessions and speakers will be added shortly. Times might be changed. An easy-to-read matrix with overview of all sessions and show times will be available on the website shortly.

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