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  • This year’s Tony Twyman Awards go to….

    The winner of the Tony Twyman Award at this year’s International Radio & Audio Conference in Prague was Rasmus Kidde, an audience researcher at the Danish Broadcasting Corporation. His presentation ‘Youth and Music: usage, curation and discovery’ examined the role music plays in young peoples’ lives and what the eco-system… Read more

  • Agendas for the 2019 asi International Radio & Audio and Television & Video Conferences

    We are delighted to release the agendas to this year’s conferences (below), which will be held on Wednesday 6th to Friday 8th November. Join us in beautiful Prague for a packed event in which we promise to leave enough breathing room for debate, networking and knowledge sharing! Click on the… Read more

  • ISBA announces launch of UK cross-media measurement initiative at asi Prague 2019

    Today at the 2019 asi International Television & Video Conference in Prague, Phil Smith, Director General of ISBA, announced the launch of Origin, a new UK cross-media measurement programme. This initiative will ‘pursue one of the first national executions of the global principles and approach for cross media audience measurement… Read more

  • asiCast 101: Measuring out-of-home sports viewing in India

    India has many religions and the one that most Indians have in common is cricket. In the spring of 2019 the festival of the annual Indian Premier League coincided with the International Cricket Council’s World Cup competition and broadcasters were concerned that unreported audiences would result in substantial losses of… Read more

  • asiCast 100: Behind the scenes at asi

    As the centenary edition of our occasional series of podcasts approached, we decided an appropriate way to celebrate was to provide listeners with an insight into the early days of asi. To that end our Research Director Richard Marks interviewed Mike Sainsbury, the founder of the company, to ask about… Read more

  • asiCast 99: A ground-breaking solution for podcast measurement

    In this asiCast we invited Paul Kennedy, RAJAR’s Research Director, to talk with Stacey Goers, Senior Product Manager, Podcasts at NPR (National Public Radio) in the States. Paul discusses with Stacey RAD, (Remote Audio Data) the ground-breaking solution for podcast measurement she has been closely involved in developing over the… Read more