46TH ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY Conference Programme

Jul 23, 2015 | News Releases

46TH ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY

GRENADIAN BY REX RESORTS HOTEL – ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA

AUGUST 17 – 20

PROGRAMME

SATURDAY, AUGUST 15 10.30 AM – 3.30 PM CBU Board Meeting (Directors only) – St. George’s Suite, Grenadian by Rex Resorts
SUNDAY, AUGUST 16 10.00 AM – 4.00 PM

4.00 PM – 7.00 P.M.

Registration – Grenadian by Rex Resorts

CHINA – CARIBBEAN MEDIA EXCHANGE – St. George’s Suite

MONDAY, AUGUST 17 8.15 AM – 8.45 AM Registration – Grenadian by Rex Resorts
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM OPENING CEREMONY – Keynote Address: The Rt. Hon. Dr. Keith Mitchell, Prime Minister of Grenada Tamarind Lounge
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM COFFEE BREAKOriental Restaurant
10:45 AM – 1.00 PM Forum 1: PROGRAMMING RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES – REGIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL DIMENSIONS – St. George’s Suite
1.00 PM – 2.00 PM L U N C H – Feature Speaker – H. E. Madame Ou Boqian, Ambassador, People’s Republic of China Cinnamon Restaurant
2.00 PM – 4.30 PM Forum 2: DIGITAL TRANSITION – THE CONVERGENCE OF BROADCASTING AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS – St. George’s Suite
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM WELCOME RECEPTION & MNIB/GRENLEC INDUCTION INTO THE CBU HALL OF FAME– Hosted by the Government of Grenada – National Stadium
TUESDAY, AUGUST 18 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Forum 3: COMMUNICATION RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS IN THE CARIBBEAN in Partnership with the Public Media Alliance – St. George’s Suite
10. 30 AM – 10.45 AM COFFEE BREAKOriental Restaurant
10. 45 AM – 1.00 PM Forum 3 cont’d: COMMUNICATION RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS IN THE CARIBBEAN – St. George’s Suite
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM L U N C H – Hosted by Grenada Distillers – Cinnamon Restaurant
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Forum 3 cont’d: COMMUNICATION RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS IN THE CARIBBEAN – St. George’s Suite

2014 CARIBBEAN BROADCASTING AWARDS & DINNER – Spice Basket Theatre

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19

8:45 AM – 10:00 AM

WORKSHOP: CARIBBEAN BROADCASTING AWARDS 2014 RESULTS – Chief Judge Ms. Penny Hynam & Ms Zarah Chase – St. George’s Suite

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM COFFEE BREAKOriental Restaurant
10.15 AM – 1.00 PM EXHIBITORS’ PRESENTATIONS – St. George’s Suite
1.00 PM – 2:00 PM L U N C H – Hosted by Grenada Distillers – Cinnamon Restaurant
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM PROGRAMME SCREENINGS – St. George’s Suite
THURSDAY, AUGUST 20 (Time to be confirmed)

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

SOCIAL EVENT – Hosted by Grenada Distillers

CBU Annual General Assembly (Members Only) – St. George’s Suite

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM L U N C HCinnamon Restaurant
2.30 PM – 3.30 PM Post AGA News Conference – St. George’s Suite
FREE EVENING
FRIDAY, AUGUST 21 8.30 AM – 5.00 PM Land and Sea Tours – Hosted by the Grenada Tourism Authority