ACCELERATING EUROPEAN MEDIA INNOVATION
MEDIAROAD CLOSING CONFERENCE & EBU MEDIA INNOVATION EVENT
Tuesday 8 October 2019, 09.00 – 17.00
Hotel Renaissance, Rue du Parnasse 19, 1050 Brussels
Innovation is essential to ensure the sustainability and development of Europe’s media and creative industries in an increasingly global and competitive market place.
Join us for the Accelerating European Media Innovation event and find out more about the latest media technology developments.
Come and discuss the future media research and innovation projects and policy priorities for 2021-2027.
Experience the exciting on-site demos and listen to experts’ and professionals’ analysis of trends influencing the media space.
Confirmed speakers include Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, Noel Curran EBU Director General, Prof Dr Karen Donders Head of Media Unit, research centre imec-SMIT, Vrije Universiteit Brussel.
For the last two years, MediaRoad, a Horizon 2020 funded project, has been supporting the transformation of the European media sector by building an ecosystem for innovation and strengthening collaboration between researchers, content creators, broadcasters and start-ups.
The European Broadcasting Union, one of the MediaRoad shareholders, has been driving media innovation with and on behalf of its member organizations for nearly 70 years. The EBU Technology & Innovation department (T&I) fosters and coordinates the development, standardization and adoption of key innovations that benefit public service media, the European media sector and its audiences. T&I will present key developments and unveil new ones.
Seats are limited for this free event, so register now.