The DRM consortium, in collaboration with BECIL, hosted a high level round table meeting in New Delhi on January 31st, to which Dr. Jens Schroeder / RFmondial participated, too. The event was inaugurated by the Honourable Shri M Venkaiah Naidu, the India Minister for Information and Broadcasting.
The aim of the meeting was to update and stimulate the interest of key Indian stakeholders in the public phase launch of the project to digitise radio in India. The event was attended by over 120 participants representing several government ministries and agencies.
During his visit to India, Jens Schroeder also represented RFmondial at the BES Expo 2017 in New Delhi, the International Conference and Exhibition on Hybrid Technologies in Broadcasting. He highlighted the seminal development of digital radio in the automotive industry and reported about Hyundai, which develop several of their automobile series with DRM receiver inside as standard.