Technical Committee

The Technical Committee is elected during the Technical Assembly. It oversees the work of the Strategic Programmes headquartered at the EBU Technology & Innovation department.

Our Technical Committee is responsible for managing the EBU’s technical activities. The TC oversees the development of the biennial workplan and approves the creation of Strategic Programmes (also appointing their Chairs and Vice-chairs). It also approves all recommendations, positions and policies developed by the Technology & Innovation team for publication and external distribution.

Members of the Technical Committee (13 in total) are appointed by the Technical Assembly and serve a two-year term. The current Technical Committee was appointed on 10 June 2022.

Committee Members


Michael Nugent (ERT, Greece)

Vice Chairs

Michael Eberhard (ARD/SWR, Germany)

Brian Wynne (RTE, Ireland)


Gino Alberico (RAI, Italy)

Kazimir Bačič (HRT, Croatia)

Frédéric Brochard (FT, France)

Ziad Elmakahleh (JRTV, Jordan)

Kazim Pektaş (TRT, Turkey)

Karl Petermichl (ORF, Austria)

Robin Ribback (SRG SSR, Switzerland)

Víctor Sánchez (RTVE, Spain)

Olli Sipilä (YLE, Finland)

Simon Tuff (BBC, Great Britain)

Contact detail

Françoise Davies
Executive Assistant