Tag Archives: Maxime St-Pierre

Buruç Asrin : CEO x 1 Day

Inspiring. This is how Buruç Asrin, a student in Software Engineering at Concordia University, described his day after participating in the CEO x 1 Day program. He’s one of two students who had the opportunity to shadow our president and … Continue reading

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Radio-Canada Digital Media team to hold its first-ever hackathon

A portmanteau of the words “hack” (in the sense of playful, exploratory programming) and “marathon,” the term “hackathon” was coined by developers who abide by the open source credo. A hackathon is the epitome of innovation, as the goal is … Continue reading

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Lessons from Public Broadcasters International

From September 14 to 16, CBC/Radio-Canada played host to over 60 public broadcasters from around the world. Public Broadcasters International (PBI) is an annual event that was held this year in Montreal. The theme was The NEXT Future: Connecting the … Continue reading

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Reaching millennials: here’s where we start

From September 14 to 16, CBC/Radio-Canada hosted Public Broadcasters International (PBI), a conference bringing together hundreds of representatives from over 60 public broadcasters worldwide to focus on the challenge of engaging with the digital generation. A number of key themes … Continue reading

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Public service media: Countering the disruption and reinventing ourselves to appeal to the digital generation

Last week, CBC/Radio-Canada hosted the 25th annual Public Broadcasters International conference in Montreal. Senior executives from over 60 public TV and radio broadcasters in fifty-odd countries came to reflect on and debate the future of the media industry and how … Continue reading

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