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Guide / Other - 08 Mar 2019
EBU Speaker Policy 
Diversity and inclusion are the key to meaningful discussions. Questioning gender balance in our events and conferences isn’t just the ‘right thing to do’, it will improve the quality of those events, producing better debates and better outcomes. Explore our speaker policy to see how the EBU is tackling gender equality.
Infographic / Report / Slide deck - 07 Mar 2019
Gender Equality & PSM 
This report provides you with a fact-based panorama of key gender statistics related to PSM as well as actions and tools EBU Members have implemented to promote gender equality.
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Tech-i magazine - 01 Mar 2019
Understanding 5G and what it can be 

This issue of tech-i provides an update on where 5G technology stands currently and related EBU activities, including research on potential applications for media contribution.

Technical Review - 28 Feb 2019
A lightweight QoE evaluation model for OTT media services 

This article introduces a light-weight model to evaluate the Quality of Experience (QoE) for Over‑The‑Top (OTT) audio‑visual services.

Report - 26 Feb 2019
From Radio Orchestras to Media Ensembles: Meeting the PSM remit Members Only
This report captures the many ways in which performing groups are pushing the boundaries in pursuit of public service media values. Discover examples of best practice and how to promote further innovation and initiatives in this sector.
Report - 19 Feb 2019
News Report 2018: 50 ways to make it better Login Only
The EBU News Report 2018, ‘50 ways to make it better’, highlights practical and concrete solutions and 50 real examples on building engagement and trust in public service journalism. This report is open...
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Position paper - 18 Feb 2019
Joint statement on Platform to Business Regulation 
European businesses welcome agreement on Platform-to-Business Regulation, call for follow up action on platforms' unfair practices.
Tech 3000 series - 07 Feb 2019
EBU Core Metadata Set v.1.9 

This is version 1.9 of EBUCore. It expands the list of elements originally defined in EBU Tech 3293 (version 1.0,  2001). 

Tech 3000 series - 07 Feb 2019
EBU Class Conceptual Model (EBU CCDM) Ver. 2.1 

The EBU Class Conceptual Data Model (EBU CCDM) is an ontology defining a basic set of Classes and properties as a common vocabulary to describe programmes in their different phases of creation from commissioning to delivery.

Technical Reports - 31 Jan 2019
Testing HDR Picture Monitors 

This report summarises a number of key findings from the measurements of first generation HDR-capable video monitors, which were tested in 2018 by a group of EBU Member experts.

Report / Infographic / Slide deck - 28 Jan 2019
PSM Contribution to the European Creative Sector 2019 
A presentation of key figures detailing the huge financial contribution public service media make to the European content industry, including their investment in original productions and promotion of European content compared to commercial players.
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Report - 23 Jan 2019
Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018 Members Only
An overview of the TV audience figures for the 2018 Junior Eurovision Song Contest.
Position paper - 18 Jan 2019
Joint Letter on Platform to Business Regulation 
EBU co-signs a joint letter from European Innovators, Creative Industries and SMEs to EU Economy Ministers.
Infographic - 15 Jan 2019
The EBU Community in Numbers 
An infographic presenting some key figures about our Members and their services.
Technical Reports - 09 Jan 2019
Why broadcasters need an open, codec-independent workflow for NGA production deployment 

This Technical Report discusses in some depth the issues surrounding the need for codec-independent workflows for NGA production.

Recommendations - 18 Dec 2018
Recommended Strategy for Adoption of NGA Technology 

These are the EBU's recommendations to broadcasters and vendors to promote the adoption of NGA  throughout the broadcast chain.

Report - 12 Dec 2018
PSM's Competitive Environment 2018 Members Only
This report analyses and provides insights into the activities and business models of the biggest commercial media groups operating across Europe. By comparing their financial results, degree of internationalisation and investment in audiovisual content, the report gives a wider perspective of where European PSM stand among these larger, highly diversified international players.
Other - 06 Dec 2018
Together - EBU Member Services Strategy 2019-2021 
Our new strategy lays down our commitment to supporting our community of Members and delivering services that help you address immediate challenges, navigate through digital transformation, secure your future and thrive. We are also committed to ensuring that solidarity – a founding ethos of our Union – is actively promoted and effectively put into practice.
Report / Infographic / Slide deck - 05 Dec 2018
Funding of Public Service Media 2018 
This study offers an accurate and comprehensive picture of the financial situation of our Members, providing valuable data and arguments for their advocacy activities. In addition, thanks to the in-depth analysis carried out, the report highlights the impact of current economic challenges and changes to funding mechanisms in different markets.
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Report - 05 Dec 2018
Funding of Public Service Media 2018 - Executive Summary (FR) Members Only
An executive summary of the Funding of Public Service Media 2018 report in French.