The Channel is the international media magazine published by the AIB, with news, features, comment, analysis and profiles.

It is the broadcasting industry’s only international orientated magazine that covers broad areas of broadcasting, from strategy to technology, programming to distribution, journalism to production, management to regulation. The magazine is read by senior executives, technologists, producers, editors and journalists in media companies throughout the world.


Wide Controlled Circulation

In 2015, The Channel has a print subscriber base of more than 6,600 decision-makers in international and national television and radio broadcasters as well as related manufacturing and service provision companies in over 120 countries world-wide.

The Channel has significant additional distribution to delegates at key industry events throughout the year – such as CSTB, Moscow; Mobile World Congress, Barcelona; IPTV World Forum, London; FT Digital Media Conference, London; IBC, Amsterdam; NewsXchange; AppsWorldEurope, London. In its print and electronic form, The Channel has a combined reach of over 25,000 named professionals in the broadcasting and related industries in over 120 countries worldwide.


New Format for 2016

Over the past  two decades, the AIB’s international media magazine  The Channel has grown into a well-respected publication with a global readership of professionals in all sectors of the media industry. We are currently in the process of moving The Channel online in a more flexible format. This means we will be able to upload and archive in-depth interviews and features with media companies in all parts of the world without having to adhere to a set publication deadline – we will be publishing interviews and articles online throughout the year.


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