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Introducing AIB

AIB is the trade association for TV, radio and online broadcasting. Established in 1993, AIB provides its members with intelligence, networking, lobbying, promotion and more AIB’s growing international membership includes major broadcasters and suppliers to the global broadcasting industry. Talk to us about how you can benefit from the AIB’s international reach and influence.


The AIBs, our annual celebration of the world’s best factual programming, are open for entry. Enter today and showcase your work whether it’s for TV, radio or online platforms.

 Read the entry book here

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Join the first intergovernmental conference on media freedom, hosted by the UK & Canada governments, in London, 10-11 July

The AIB has been working with the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office on this important event that seeks to gain global engagement from governments on the protection of media freedoms. Broadcasting is a key sector, and the AIB is bringing a range of its Members to the event for two days of discussion on key issues. This will be followed by special broadcasting media freedom events later in 2019. 

Contact the AIB Secretariat if you are interested in taking part in the London conference, or in the AIB’s subsequent media freedom work and events.



Phoenix Television takes Philippines movies to China

Hit Filipino movies from broadcaster ABS-CBN will soon make their debut in China for the first time via Phoenix Movie Channel, after the network successfully concluded a milestone deal with Phoenix Satellite Television, a leading entertainment group that aims to...

Vatican launches Latin-language radio

Vatican Radio has launched a weekly five-minute news bulletin - in Latin. Harnessing the resources of the Vatican's Latin Letters Office - a department of the Secretariat of State where Church documents are written in or translated into Latin - the programme is...

UK media regulator chief leaves to become chair of major retailer

Sharon White, the Chief Executive of the UK media and telco regulator Ofcom, has announced she is leaving to become the Chairman of major UK retailer John Lewis. John Lewis also also owns the UK Waitrose supermarket brand. (she has insisted retaining the Chairman...


The Association for International Broadcasting has a range of specialised Working Groups that allow the exchange of information and expertise among AIB Members.

Current Working Groups include: Cyber SecurityAudience ResearchSustainability; and Emerging Technology. Read more here.

The AIB is working to improve media freedom throughout the world.

Read about the work that the Association for International Broadcasting is undertaking on this vitally important subject here.

Watch international media leaders in conversation with the AIB. 

From senior executives in international broadcasters to facilities providers, you can learn about the challenges and opportunities faced in today’s media industry.