Industry Forum

Jul 08, 2020  |  Industry Forum On "How To Successfully Track And Grow Audiences And Revenues In Fragmented Media Marketplace"!

How to successfully track and grow audiences and revenues in a fragmented media marketplace is the most important issue that broadcasters and media organisations across Africa are currently grappling with. To explore this vital issue, Broadcast Media Africa is convening ...


Jun 22, 2020  |  Forum On Content Production and Distribution For Digital TV and Platforms in Africa Starts Today - Online

The two-day virtual industry forum on Content Production and Distribution For Digital TV and Platforms in Africa will begin. Presented by this platform - Broadcast Media Africa - the Online Forum on Content Production and Distribution For Digital TV and ...


Mar 13, 2020  |  “Deeper Collaborations Will Allow Access To Needed Content” - Say Executives At Forum On Content Management In Nigeria

At the just-concluded Industry Forum on Content for Digital TV –Effective Management and Successful Monetisation convened by Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) and the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) on the 10th of March in Abuja, Nigeria, it was emphasised Broadcasters need to initiate and sustain deeper ...


Feb 21, 2020  |  “More Collaboration Is Key To Success In OTT Streaming Space” - Executives At Industry Summit In Cape Town, South Africa

At the just-concluded OTT Content Streaming and On-Demand Summit that was convened by Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) and the Southern African Broadcasting Association (SABA) on the 19th to 20th of October 2020 at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice, Cape Town, it was emphasised that collaboration ...


“Stagnant Broadcasters Risk Losing Online Viewership To Innovative Competitors” – Adeyinka Oduniyi, ITPAN President

Mr Adeyinka Oduniyi, the President of the Independent Television Producers Association of Nigeria (ITPAN), says that broadcasters who do not ensure that the content they deliver on multi-platforms remains relevant and exciting to the younger, more upbeat online audience, risk losing that viewership ...

Radio Broadcasting Industry Leaders To Convene For International Convention In Maseru, Lesotho

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) in collaboration with the Southern African Broadcasters Association (SABA) will be convening the high-level International Radio and Digital Audio Convention of Southern Africa on the 21st to 23rd of May 2020 in Maseru, Lesotho. The Convention, which will also ...

Second Convening Of Africa’s OTT Streaming And VOD Industry Leaders To Take Place In Lagos, Nigeria

Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) in collaboration with key industry partners has announced that a brand new industry Leaders Forum on OTT Streaming And Video-On-Demand (VOD) Services will take place on the 19th – 20th May 2020 in Lagos, Nigeria. According to Benjamin Pius - ...

Radio And Digital Audio Broadcasting Convention To Take Stakeholders To Maseru, Lesotho!

As broadcasting and media infrastructure becomes digital across Africa, radio and audio broadcasting will continue to project itself as the most efficient and effective medium for social information, entertainment and education. Because of this, Broadcast Media Africa and co-convener, the Southern African ...

OTT Streaming: “Regulators Must Evaluate OTT’s Impact On Competitiveness In Broadcast Sector” - ICASA

Ms Botlenyana Mokhele, a Councillor at the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), says that ICASA is still in the process of evaluating the impact of OTT streaming services on competition in the broadcast sector, especially in the subscription ...

OTT Streaming: Cell C’s Executive Head Looks Forward To Telcos Gaining New Revenue Streams From OTT Explosion

Mr Mohamed Adamjee, an Executive Head at Cell C, says that telcos can look forward to adding new product offerings which will ultimately present new revenue streams from the OTT and On-Demand explosion. Mr Adamjee, in an interview with Broadcast Media Africa ...

OTT Streaming: SABC’s COO Urges Use Of Innovation To Serve Diverse Audiences

Mr Ian Plaatjes, the Chief Operating Officer at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), says that broadcasters in Africa need to start making use of the latest innovations available to them in order to retain and satisfy the needs of ...

TV Content Management Is Focus Of Industry Leaders At Upcoming Executive Forum In Abuja, Nigeria

As the broadcasting, media and telecoms companies look into how to take full advantage of the exploding growth in video content for TV, it is imperative that they find solutions regarding the cost-effective management of TV content in terms of ...

Telcos And Broadcasters Explore Benefits Of Partnerships For OTT Growth In Africa!

‘Fostering end-to-end industry partnerships to drive sustainable growth – removing pathway obstacles’ is the topic of a thought-provoking panel discussion session that will be carried out at the upcoming OTT Content Streaming And On-Demand Summit taking place on Wednesday 19th – Thursday ...

Telco Association To Co-Convene OTT Content Streaming And On-Demand Summit In Cape Town, South Africa

The Southern Africa Telecommunications Association (SATA) will co-convene the forthcoming OTT Content Streaming And On-Demand Summit due to take place on the 19th to 20th of February 2020 at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice in Cape Town, South Africa. The Summit which is ...