79th General Assembly

Our winter General Assembly will take place at our headquarters in Geneva. Top executives from EBU Members are invited to meet with peers and network.

For late registration please contact : Olgica Rijavec


Wednesday 6 December

tbc - Mediterranean regional group meeting in room GOTHARD

Thursday 7 December

09:00 to 12:30 - EBU Executive Board meeting (conference room Jungfrau)

Regional Group meetings:

tbc - Small Countries Members

time tbc - Nordic regional group meeting in room MONT BLANC

09:00-12:15: Central & Eastern Europe (CEE) regional group in room GOTHARD

12:30 to 13:50 - General Assembly lunch (EBU cafeteria, 3rd floor)

13:50 to 14:00 - Assembly registration and badge collection (Foyer Leman, -1 level)

14:00 to 18:30 - General Assembly session (conference room Leman, -1 level)

*19:45 to 22:30 - Welcome reception & dinner (location will be specified in the event app)

*exact time and place of bus transfer to be communicated on day of event

Friday 8 December

09:00 to 12:30/45 - Extraordinary session followed by ordinary session (conference room Leman)

12:45 to 14:15/30 - General Assembly lunch (EBU cafeteria, 3rd floor)



Day 1

 Report From The Statutes Group / Membership Issues - Krzysztof Wojciechowski, Richard Burnley  Members Only
 Director General's Report - Noel Curran  Members Only
 Financial Matters - Emmanuel Frantz  Members Only
 Member Services Strategy - Roberto Suarez Candel  Members Only

Days 2

 34th Extra ordinary session : Athena Project - Richard Burnley  Members Only
 EBU Sports Strategy - Sven Lescuyer, Stefan Kuerten  Members Only

Proud To Present

 Partnering to Make it Digital - BBC  Members Only
 News Exchange Rules  Members Only


Location: Geneva, Switzerland


Register by: 01 Dec 2017

Invitation Only

Working Languages: Working documents in English & French. Simultaneous interpretation in English, French, Russian


Intercontinental Geneva
Special rate of CHF 285 for single occupancy (inclusive of breakfast). Deadline to book: 22 November

Starling Geneva Hotel
Special rate of CHF 185 (excluding breakfast). Deadline to book: 6 November (18:00).

After this date, the link will be de-activated and further reservations will be subject to availability (but at the same rate).

Requests with mention of EBU code: 3988265 should be sent directly to Starling's reservation department at: reservations@shgeneva.ch


EBU Headquarters
L'Ancienne-Route 17A
1218 Geneva


Contact detail

Olgica Rijavec
Manager of Strategic Events

+41 22 717 20 65