The ABU has received 15 nominations from members and industry partners in 13 countries for this year’s ABU Engineering Awards.
ABU Director of Technology Sharad Sadhu said the number and quality of entries was very pleasing.
The Broadcast Engineering Excellence Award recognises outstanding contributions to broadcast engineering and related disciplines, the Engineering Industry Excellence Award is given for the most outstanding engineering contribution made by an individual in the broadcasting industry and the inaugural ABU Green Broadcast Engineering Award is conferred on those who have made engineering contributions of an outstanding nature in developing, implementing and/or promoting green technology in the broadcasting industry in the Asia-Pacific region.
Mr Sadhu said nominations were received from Australia, Bangladesh, Germany, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Turkey.
The winners will be chosen by panels of judges and the results will be announced at the Technical Committee meeting at the ABU General Assembly in Seoul, Korea, on 12 October.
(Source : Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union)