Sunday, September 24, 2023

Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast: CMPA’s Andrew Addison on the in-person return of Prime Time

After two years of virtual events, the Canadian Media Producers Association’s Prime Time, Canada’s pre-eminent conference for media production, broadcasting, distribution and media policy, makes its in-person return, Feb. 1-3 in Ottawa.

Andrew Addison, CMPA’s Vice-President of Communications, Marketing & Membership, joins us on this episode of Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast to talk about Prime Time’s expansion, the appetite to return to in-person events, and this year’s speaker’s lineup including how they’re approaching contentious policy issues like Bill C-11.


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Connie Thiessen
Connie Thiessen
Connie has worked coast-to-coast as a reporter, editor, anchor and host at CKNW and News 1130 in Vancouver, News 95.7 and CBC in Halifax, and CFCW Edmonton, among other stations. With a passion for music, film and community service, she led News 95.7 to a 2013 Atlantic Journalism Award and regional RTDNA award for Best Radio Newscast. More recently, she was nominated for Music Journalist of the Year at Canadian Music Week 2019. To report a typo or error please email -

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