Outreach International Radio Fair, Bhubaneswar
Outreach International Radio Fair (OIRF) 2017 is to be organized by social organization Outreach, on the occasion of World Radio Day. It will be held from 12th to 14th February 2017 at Unit III Exhibition Ground, Bhubaneswar, India. Association of Radio operators for India is partner of the event. This is the biggest event on World Radio Day and only Radio Fair of India.
The objective of the event is celebrating radio. This is also a platform for radio station owners, executives, broadcasters meet, plan and discuss policies and strategies for Radio. And building radio skills for youth radio production, with focus on girls as producers. Also encouraging broadcasters to prepare programs for promotion of culture and eradication of social evils. Most important is to make public understand the importance of Radio, by entertaining and educating them. We will also emphasis on ‘Audience Participation’ as it is the theme of World radio day 2017.
Many Radio stations from all corners of India and some stations from abroad will join the fair to celebrate the occasion and also project/publish themselves. There will be an exhibition of all Radio stations. Separate stalls for old and new radio sets, old and new radio equipments, live studios, latest innovations, ham radio and SW listening will also be there. There will be a sand sculpture of Radio. Simultaneously, there will be meetings, seminars and cultural programs on stage. Audience can see popular radio stars performing on stage. Artists from many other states and countries will make the evening colorful. Selected radio star presenters from different radio channels of India will host the evenings.
We will project 2000 antique radio sets in the exhibition. Many dignitaries, radio professionals, station owners, policy makers and radio stars will be present on the occasion.
We are organising school and college level contests related to radio. Senior radio journalists and station heads will judge the contests. This will encourage young tallents to choose radio as their career.
We are introducing a national radio award this year. We are choosing six personalities/ organisations for their excellent contribution to radio field. They will be given Outreach National Radio Award.
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