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BBC News’ Alan Quartly, Jawahar Sircar @NewsNext

22-August-2012
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BBC News’ Alan Quartly, Jawahar Sircar @NewsNext

NewsNext 2012, the annual conference organised by exchange4media, will be dissecting the news broadcast industry in the backdrop of the cable TV digitisation process set to commence later this year.

The business of news is in a constant state of flux, making the entire ecosystem a very dynamic one. Thus, it becomes all the more interesting to have a cross-section of industry leaders sharing their views on areas such as digitisation, credibility of news, converged digital platforms, and the regional news scenario.

Delivering the keynote address will be Alan Quartly, South Asia Bureau Editor, BBC News. Jawahar Sircar, CEO, Prasar Bharati will deliver the valedictory address.

Other key speakers at NewsNext 2012 include Ashok Venkatramani, CEO, MCCS; Maroof Raza, Commentator on Military and Strategic Affairs; Rahul Kanwal, Editor, Headlines Today; Rahul Razdan, President, ibibo, Mobile and Games; Satish Jacob, Consulting Editor, NewsX; Sheela Bhatt, Editorial Director, Rediff; Sudhir Chaudhary, Editor and Business Head, Zee News; Suresh Selvaraj, Executive Director and CEO, Asianet News Network; and Vivek Law, Editor, Bloomberg TV, among others.

NewsNext 2012 will be held on August 31, 2012 at Radisson Blu, Noida.

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