EUROVISION Access Services Experts
Gion Linder, SWISS TXT, Switzerland
Frauke Langguth, RBB (Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg), Germany
Isabel Charleton, RTE, Ireland
Next plenary meeting
17 September 2014
EUROVISION Creative Days
Target groupHeads of Access services within the EBU membersLanguageEnglishEBU/EUROVISION contactAmélie Rossignol-Farjon
+41 22 717 24 22
The EUROVISION Access Services Experts Group brings together responsibles for Access services such as subtitling, signed programs, audio description and audio subtitling which enable sensory handicapped people to access the public broadcasters all over Europe.
It aims to ensure initiative of the highest quality, to celebrate excellence and innovation and to encourage pan-European collaboration, while providing its members with professional information.
The Access Services Experts Group is open to all EBU Members and is headed by a bureau composed of a Chairman.
The main goals of EUROVISION Access Services Experts Group are:
• to discuss the future development of Access services
• to present showcases
• to stimulate and support the exchange of technologies, products and services
• to achieve standardization in order to develop common formats, guidelines, processes and legislation for authorities and stakeholders
•and to conduct surveys as well as to spread statistics.