The News Innovation & Digital Empowering Access Subcommittee (News IDEAS) acts as an advisory body to the News Committee.

It aims to reinforce, enhance, promote and facilitate digital transformation among EBU News Services. Looking into the future, it assesses the impact that new technologies, social networks and platforms will continue to have on news production, gathering and distribution workflows. The EBU News advisory body is the committee steering EBU discussions with the FAANGS.

In addition, it provides a forum for exchanging best practices and suggesting next steps. 

It can be reached by writing to 

Meeting minutes

1st meeting (Virtual Meeting - 11 March 2020)
2nd meeting (Virtual Meeting, 5 May 2020)

Related events

Group members


Asun Gómez Bueno (RTVE)


Morten Brandstrup (TV2)
Jukka Niva (YLE)
Mateusz Piekut (SVT)
Anvar Samost (ERR)
Michael Wegener (ARD)
Morwen Williams (BBC)
Olle Zachrison (SR)

Contact detail

Luis Jimenez
News External Relations Manager & Digital News Lead
+41 22 717 28 50