DRM EWF Presented at 5th ABU Media Summit on Climate Action and Disaster Preparedness Conference
Mr Yogendra Pal, Hon. Chair of the DRM India Chapter, represented the DRM Consortium at the 5th ABU Media Summit on Climate Action and Disaster Preparedness conference in Kathmandu, Nepal between 25th-26th April. He presented the Emergency Warning Feature (EWF) which is part of the DRM technology. Read more
National Association of Shortwave Broadcasters Annual Meeting Updated on DRM
DRM was very high on the agenda at the annual meeting of NASB members, 9-10 May, hosted by TWR in North Carolina, USA. During the meeting, delegates were presented with DRM updates from four speakers and a discussion on receivers resulted in the setting up of a “Receiver Work Group”. Christopher Rumbaugh (DRMNA) reports.
All India Radio R&D Launches New Website
The Research & Development department of All India Radio has launched a new website with the latest DRM in MW reception reports. More here
ITU Publishes Final Reports on DRM Trials in Indonesia and South Africa
The final reports on the DRM trials in Batam, Indonesia and Johannesburg (DRM30 Radio Pulpit), South Africa have been published by the ITU. Read more
How Will Digital DRM FM Transform FM Radio Broadcasting – Suggested Way Forward
An article in the current ABU Technical Review by Alexander Zink (Senior Business Development Manager Digital Radio & Streaming Applications, Fraunhofer IIS) and Sharad Sadhu (Media Specialist) on how digital DRM FM will transform FM broadcasting. Read more
FCC Consults on the Revitalization of the AM Radio Service
The US Federal Communications Committee is seeking public input on the use of pure digital AM for US stations. The DRM Consortium submitted comments on this proposal. Read more
In an article in Radio World, “Finally a Solution to the AM Problem”, Larry Todd, Vice President of WRNJ Radio, suggests that DRM+ may be the answer. Read more
Brazil: "Digital Radio: the medium should not stop advancing"
In Brazil, an association of broadcasters from Minas Gerais State TV and Radio Association (AMIRT) has published an article (in Portuguese) translated here by Rafael Diniz, the Brazilian DRM country representative. Read more
AIBD Asia Media Summit
The DRM Consortium will be present at the upcoming AIBD Media Summit, 12-14 June. The high-level conference is an opportunity for broadcasters in the region to share their thoughts on Broadcasting and Information.
DRM to Participate in Broadcast Asia 2019
The Digital Radio Mondiale Consortium will participate in an extensive seminar on Digital Radio Implementation and Transition Strategy scheduled during Broadcast Asia, on June 18th in the morning. The half-day event will be held at Suntec Singapore, Level 3, Room 308.
The seminar aims to offer an understanding of DRM technology (and other standards), to examine the best strategies for a smooth transition to DRM while drawing on practical examples and the experience accumulated in Asia-Pacific and other parts of the world. Read more
DRM Enterprise Award 2019 Category “Social Media Influencer 2019” Announced
Now in its fifth year, the DRM Enterprise Award 2019, will be awarded to an individual or an organisation promoting Digital Radio Mondiale successfully. The winner will have spread the word about DRM through social media and other platforms in order to stimulate interest and take-up bringing expertise and interest to new territories and consolidating interest in existing DRM countries. Read more.
If you blog, tweet or write about DRM technology – get nominated, closing date September 15, 2019. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org / @drmdigitalradio.