Industry Expos

Jan 22, 2021  |  Cannes Film Festival Faces Possible Postponement Due To Pandemic - Report

The Cannes Film Festival could face delay, due to Covid-19 pandemic, Variety has reported. The prestigious film fest is set to announce whether it will keep its May 2021 dates or postpone to summer by the end of the month. ...


Dec 04, 2020  |  Next NAB Show Will Take Place In-Person On 9-13 October 2021

Organisers of the quintessential annual global broadcasters meeting - the 'NAB Show' has confirmed that the show will now take place on the 9th - 13th October 2021 with in-person gathering in the city of Las-Vegas, USA.   The show ...


Nov 27, 2020  |  'MAMA' - The Show Celebrating African Creativity, Music And Culture Goes Virtual For 2021

Organisers of the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) have announced that the 2021 version of the annual jamboree that recognises and celebrates the best of African culture, music, and creativity will take place virtually on the 20th February 2021.   ...


Sep 10, 2020  |  Next Year's NAB Show In Las Vegas Rescheduled To October 9-13, 2021

Organisers of the NAB Show - the largest annual show for the global broadcasting and media industry - has announced that next years' edition of the show previously scheduled for 11-14 April 2021 will now take place on 9-13 October ...


IBC 2020 Falls Victim To COVID-19! - Event Organisers

IBC 2020, Europe’s largest broadcast media technology event - which has taken place for more than four decades - has been postponed till until the next year 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the statement, the event organiser says ...

Broadcasting Organisations Of Nigeria (BON) And BMA To Convene Key Stakeholders On Content Creation, Development And Distribution For Digital TV

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) - Africa’s Market and Industry Intelligence platform - working with the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) will convene senior broadcast and media executives for the Industry Forum on Content Creation, Development And Distribution for Digital Television ...

“Adapt… to stay relevant” was the clarion call from participants at the recently concluded Industry Forum on OTT Content Streaming And VOD Services

The two-day event was presented by Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) in association with the Southern Africa Broadcasting Association (SABA) and took place on Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th February 2019 at the Radisson Blu (Gautrain) Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa. ...

Harish Goyal, CEO, Zee TV Africa Set To Take Advantage Of The Burgeoning Growth In Africa’s OTT Content Streaming and Video-on-demand Space.

Harish Goyal, CEO of Zee TV Africa is urging media and broadcasting industry stakeholders to arm themselves with knowledge in order to benefit from the wealth of opportunities that goes hand-in-hand with successfully delivering OTT content streaming and VOD to ...

Africa’s TV Content Creators, Distributors and Regulators Set To Convene In Lagos, Nigeria For Landmark Meeting

As TV systems and infrastructure go digital, and TV everywhere becomes a reality, professionals and executives must understand what will be driving the creation, development and the delivery of the quality and range of TV content to meet the expectations ...

“Keep up with new advancements in broadcast content delivery or go extinct,” Says Farhad Omar, CEO, ITV Networks

Farhad Omar, CEO of ITV Networks warns industry stakeholders of the trouble they could potentially find themselves in if they neglect to pay attention and explore the various ways to keep up with the rapidly evolving media industry, especially with ...

“Africa’s Broadcast Industry Must Create Platforms To Expand Audience Base And Footprint” – Botlenyana Mokhele, Councillor, Independent Communications Authority Of South Africa (ICASA)

Botlenyana Mokhele, Councillor at the Independent Communications Authority Of South Africa (ICASA) believes that OTT content streaming and VOD can contribute to diversity and media plurality by increasing accessibility of content services to a broader variety of audiences. Botlenyana, in ...

Spectrum Management For Converged Digital Broadcast And Media To Take Center Stage At Key Industry Stakeholders Meeting In April 2019

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) has announced that it is collaborating with key industry partners to host a key meeting on Spectrum Management for Converged Digital Broadcast and Media Ecosystem in Johannesburg, South Africa on Wednesday 10th – Thursday 11th April ...

South Africa: Limpopo To Host First-Ever Summit For Young Filmmakers

In response to the call by the President of South Africa to address the menace of unemployment in the country, especially among the youths, the International Film Festival and Inside Education have partnered to host a summit for Young FilmMakers ...

South Africa: Durban FilmMart Announces 2018 Festival For African Filmmakers

Africa is set to hold the 9th edition of its leading film industry events known as the Durban FilmMart (DFM), from 20 to 23 July 2018 in Durban, South Africa. According to Head of the Durban Film Office, Toni Monty: ...