Podcast Summit
Sunday 26th March 2023

A Summit for enthusiastic broadcasters and podcasters 

A Summit for enthusiastic broadcasters and podcasters – public service, commercial and independent – who want to hear about practical ways in which they can develop their podcast proposition

This Summit gives delegates practical advice on all areas of the podcasting supply chain: From new idea development, to the things you need to actually make a great podcast, through to promotion, social media and monetisation. 

Join this great Summit on Sunday to participante in session on: Starting a podcast, Making a podcast & Promoting a podcast – this is an in-depth look into all of these areas.

Speaking at Radiodays Europe Podcast Summit are:

Sam Bonham, BBC, UK, James Cridland, Founder & Editor, Podnews, UK, Eric Nuzum, Co-Founder, Magnificent Noise & Creator of Iconic Podcasts, USA, Leanne Alie, Podcast Producer & Presenter, BBC, UK, Lene Heiselberg, Audience Researcher, University of Southern Denmark, Camilla Sager, Owner, Koncept Kommunication, Stephanie Donovan, Global Head of Revenue, Triton Digital, USA, Daniel Karlsson, VP Market Development EMEA – APAC & Global Strategy, Triton Digital, USA Arielle Nissenblatt, Founder EarBuds Collective. & Head of Community and Content Squadcast.fm, USA, Andrew Davies, ABC


Podcast Summit – Sunday @Radidoays Europe Prague 202

12.00 – 13.30 Part 1: Starting a Podcast

In part 1 of the Podcast Summit, delegates will hear about the shape of the podcast market, how to come up with a strong podcast idea and format, and how to build a team. 

12.00 – 12.05 – Introduction (Sam Bonham, BBC)

12.05 – 12.30 – What is happening in the podcast market? (James Cridland, Podnews)

12.30 – 12.55 – How to come up with a great podcast idea (Eric Nuzum, Author)

12.55 – 13.20 – Pitching your podcast idea (Leanne Alie, BBC) 

13.20 – 13.30 – Group discussion (Everyone)

13.30 – 13.45 – Break and Networking

13.45 – 15.15 – Part 2: Making a Podcast

In part 2 of the summit, delegates will hear practical advice from specialists on how to make a great podcast, with a focus on sound quality, narrative arcs and podcast titles and descriptions. 

13.45 – 13.50 – Introduction

13.50 – 14.15 – How To Build A Narrative Story Arc (Lene Heiselberg, University of Southern Denmark)

14.15 – 14.40 – How to make your podcast sound great (Axel Kacoutié, Guardian Audio)

14.40 – 15.05 – How to write great podcast copy (Camilla Sager, Owner Concept Communication)

14.05 – 15.15 – Group discussion (Everyone)

15.00 – 15.15 Break and Networking

15.15 – 16.00 – Part 3: Promoting a Podcast

In part 3 of the summit, delegates will hear how to successfully distribute and promote their podcast. 

15.15 – 15.20 Introduction

15.20 – 15.45 How to earn money from your podcast (Stephanie Donovan & Daniel Karlsson, Triton Digital)

15.45 – 16.10 How to use social media to promote your podcast (Arielle Nissenblatt, Squadcast)

Group discussion

16.10 – 16.30 – Conclusion

In this final part of the summit, all of the speakers will discuss some of the issues which have been mentioned. 

16.10 – 16.30 – Group discussion (Everyone)

Want to know more about the speakers?

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James Cridland (AU)

Editor, Podnews

Eric Nuzum

Cofounder, Magnificent Noise and creator of iconic podcasts

Leanne Alie

BBC Podcast Producer and Presenter

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Lene Heiselberg (DK)

Audience researcher, University of Southern Denmark

Arielle Nissenblatt

Founder, EarBuds Podcast Collective, and Head of community and content at SquadCast.fm

Andrew Davies

Title: Manager, Digital and Audio Content Development, ABC RN and Audio Studios, Australia

Stephanie Donovan

Global Head of Revenue, Triton Digital

Sam Bonham

Senior News Editor, BBC News Podcasts, UK

Camilla Sager

Owner, Koncept Kommunikation, Denmark

Podcast Summit

Date: Sunday 26th March 2023

Venue: Prague Congress Centre 

Session Starts: 12.30 – 16.30 (Registration opens: 9.00)