78th General Assembly

Top executives from EBU Members and Associates, as well as the World Broadcasting Unions, are invited to meet with peers and network. Live streaming of several sessions on Friday 30 June will be available on ebu.ch


Wednesday 28 June - at Clayton Hotel, Cardiff Lane

08:00 to 12:00 - EBU meetings (sub-sidiaries) - Lady Gwendolyn Suite (1st floor)

12:00 to 13:30 - Joint meeting (Mediterranean and Small Member Countries regional groups) - Penthouse Suite

14:30 to 17:00 - Mediterranean regional group - Penthouse Suite (7th floor)

17:00 to 18:30 - Small Member Countries regional group - Lady Patricia Suite (1st floor)

15:15 to 17:30 - EBU Executive Board (invitation only) - Miranda Guinnes Suite (1st floor)

14:00 to 18:00 - CEE regional group (NB: location of meeting at Hotel Marker in vicinity of Hotel Clayton)

19:45 - Welcome reception at The Circle Club, Bord Gais Energy Theatre at Grand Canal Square (invitation only)

Thursday 29 June - The Mansion House (the Round Room)

9:00 to 17:30 - EBU General Assembly (including lunch at FIRE restaurant)

19:00 - Drinks Reception & Gala Dinner, Trinity College Dublin (invitation only)

Friday 30 June - the Mansion House (the Round Room)

9:00 to 12:30 - EBU General Assembly

12:30 to 14:00 - General Assembly lunch (FIRE restaurant)

15:00 - Guided tour of the National Gallery (excursion for delegates and accompanying persons)

free evening

Saturday 1 July - at Clayton Hotel, Cardiff Lane

08:30 - 12:00 - World Broadcasting Unions meeting (invitation only) - Miranda Guinnes Suite (1st floor)


 Keynote Speech - Thorbjørn Jagland,Secretary General of the Council of Europe  Members Only
 Quality Journalism Launch - Bill Dunlop, President of Eurovision Americas  Members Only
 Proud to Present - Guillaume Klossa, Graham Dixon, Stefan Kuerten, Lars Hedh, Sindri Bergmann Þórarinsson, Joe Hoban  Members Only



Day 1

 President's Report - Jean-Paul Philippot  Members Only
 Report of the Personnel Committee - Cilla Benkö  Members Only
 Report of the Audit Committee - Christian Vion  Members Only
 Annual Report 2016 - Ingrid Deltenre  Members Only
 DG report GA 2017  Members Only
 Financial Results 2016 - Emmanuel Frantz  Members Only
 Membership Issues - Krzysztof Wojciechowski  Members Only
 Sports Rights Acquisition Strategy - Stefan Kürten & Sven Escuyer  Members Only
 Focus on Business Services - Project Athena - Jean-Paul Philippot & Ingrid Deltenre  Members Only

Day 2

 Redefining journalism - Bill Dunlop  Members Only
 Red it is underperforming - VT Frankel  Members Only
 That's our strategy - VT Haagerup  Members Only
 Under the one roof in the one room - VT Wegener  Members Only
 PSM Marketing Campaign - Guillaume Klossa  Members Only
 PSM Marketing Campaign  Members Only
 RADIO 50 - Graham Dixon  Members Only
 European Champsionhips 2018 - Stefan Kuerten  Members Only
 European Championships 2018  Members Only
 SR Radio - Lars Hedh  Members Only
 SR Radio  Members Only
 Micro:Bit In Iceland - Sindri Bergmann  Members Only
 Micro:Bit In Iceland  Members Only


Location: Dublin


Register by: 16 Jun 2017

Members Only

Working Languages: English & French working documents. Interpretation (English, French, Russian)


Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane (cut-off date and free cancellation extended until 5 May)

To book your room (please use the promotional code SGA17). As of 5 May, to book, please send an email to the hotel

General Assembly venue

The Mansion House
Dawson Street
Dublin 2, Ireland

+353 (0)1 6344 628

Host Member

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Contact detail

Olgica Rijavec
Manager of Strategic Events

+41 22 717 20 65