EBU Connect 2018

Connect 2017 winners / Photo credit: Cellence

Our annual conference brings together more than 150 professionals from public service broadcasters across Europe for a packed two-day schedule highlighting innovation, creativity and excellence in broadcast marketing in all its forms, traditional and new.

For over 20 years, EBU Connect has brought together media professionals to discuss branding, marketing, promotions, audience navigation, design and media planning, with an increasing focus on digital and social media in recent years.

The 2018 edition will take place in Madrid in collaboration with RTVE.


EBU Connect 2018 - Schedule overview (.PDF)

EBU Connect 2018 - Rules (.PDF)

EBU Connect 2018 - Submission User Guide (.PDF)

About the 2017 edition

Access the Connect 2017 sessions & presentations on EBU Showcase
EBU News, 22 May 2017: 21st Eurovision Connect begins in Ljubjljana

Connect 2017 - Final programme (.PDF)

Connect 2017 - Awards nominees (.PDF)


Location: Madrid, Spain

Date: 23 - 24 Apr 2018


Working Languages: English


Hotel Melia Castilla
Calle del Capitán Haya, 43
28020 Madrid, Spain

Participation fees

EBU Members 
Early bird rate (until 31 Dec 2017) = EUR 299
Normal rate (after 31 Dec 2017) = EUR 349

Early bird rate (until 31 Dec 2017)= EUR 699
Normal rate (after 31 Dec 2017)= EUR 749

This fee includes the 2 days conference, the 2 lunches and the Award Ceremony Gala Dinner.

Invoicing and Cancellation Policy

We endeavor to send you the invoice related to your participation right after the event.

Cancellations should be addressed by email to brochot@ebu.ch. However the following charges will apply:

Prior to 23 Feb 2018: 0%

Prior to 23 Mar 2018: 50% of the delegate fee

After 23 Mar 2018: 100% of the delegate fee


Preferential rates are available at the Hotel Melia Castilla (link available in the registration process)



Contact details

Anne Brochot
Project Manager
+41 22 717 2888