Radiocentre is calling for anyone with an interest in the commercial radio industry to respond to their 2016 stakeholder survey. The survey will give stakeholders an opportunity to give their views on the state of the nation in all matters radio related.
Earlier this week, the Radio Academy held its annual Radio Festival, drawing together some of the brightest and best in the industry to celebrate another successful year of broadcasting.
Siobhan Kenny, Radiocentre’s CEO, hosted a discussion at Radio Festival on 26 September entitled “It’s All Up For Grabs!”, a session looking at the opportunities for content makers and creators of audio.
Matt Hancock, Minister of State responsible for Digital and Culture at the DCMS, has confirmed that proposals for the deregulation of radio will be put forward before the end of the year.
Next Radio is an annual pick and mix conference of all things audio. Representing a broad church of marketing, production, content and innovation within the radio industry, both commercial and BBC, speakers have either 10 or 20 minutes to speak on their chosen subject.
Award-winning broadcaster Matt Frei, Channel 4 News’ Europe Editor and former US correspondent will join LBC for a new Saturday morning show.
Radioplayer has been working with Amazon on a voice-powered ‘skill’ for the Amazon Echo. The UK launch date for the smart speaker was announced today (Sept 14th) at an Amazon press event.