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Media Release


National Radio Conference in Melbourne

The commercial radio industry’s National Radio Conference will be held at the Melbourne Convention & Entertainment Centre on Friday, 7 October.  Nearly 600 delegates including radio presenters, CEOs, station owners, senior executives, station managers, programmers, music directors, sales and marketing executives, creative teams, engineering and human resources from radio stations across Australia will attend.  

What:              National Radio Conference  #CRAconf
Date:               Friday October 7
Time:              8.30 am – 5.00 pm
Place:             Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (enter Hilton Hotel end)
                        1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf
Photos:           National Radio Conference photos will be available to download throughout the day here.  
Speakers include:    

  • Adam Lang – CRA Chair & COO Macquarie Media Ltd
  • Joan Warner - Commercial Radio Australia CEO
  • Senator the Hon Mitch Fifield - Communications Minister
  • Tony Kendall – CEO of ARN
  • Mark Ritson – Marketing Professor & award winning columnist
  • Hamish & Andy – Hit Network Drive Presenters
  • Janine Allis, Michael Anderson & Anthony Everard – CEO Session
  • Dean Cappello - executive vice president  - WNYC New York Public Radio
  • Pat Baron - chief creative officer at McCann Melbourne
  • Future of News in Radio – ABC, SBS & Commercial Radio
  • Understanding Diverse Audiences – ABC, SBS & Commercial Radio
  • Valerie Geller – Create Powerful Radio
  • Media Agencies – What they really want
  • Floris Daelemans – Digital Radio Innovator VRT Belgium
  • Nigel Ross – The Power of Sonic Branding
  • Lisa Sweeney – AFTRS Secrets of a Successful Airchecker
National Radio Conference full program is available here.
Download the National Radio Conference App – from Apple store or Google Play.
Media contacts: Melissa Fleming – 0417 499 529 & Judy Shaw 0418 415 965

Twitter: @ComRadioAU #CRAconf
Facebook: facebook.com/commercialradioaustralia
Instagram: @ComRadioAU instagram.com/comradioau
Photographers/TV crews please RSVP to gain accreditation & entry.


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