From 20 to 25 September 2014 the 66th edition of the Prix Italia will be held in Turin, organized by RAI and under the High Patronage of the President of the Republic of Italy.  This year’s title is “The Workshop of Innovation.”

This event is the final stage of a prestigious international competition for quality radio, television and web content, but is also a festival in which more than one hundred broadcasting organizations from all continents have the opportunity to promote agreements, trade cooperation, and to debate the themes of excellence, innovation and technology.

The Prix also aims to foster the meeting of all broadcasting and web professionals, as well as to stimulate knowledge and debate on cultural issues related to these media. Particular attention is given to planning, artistic growth, experimentation with new languages, and to quality.

The program is very dense, involving contributions, screenings, award ceremonies, press conferences, workshops and meetings, and it is structured as follows:

  • Saturday September 20: The European Day;
  • Sunday, September 21: New Challenges for Public Service Media;
  • Monday, September 22: Innovative Languages;
  • Tuesday, September 23: When Broadcasting Creativity meets Technology,
  • Wednesday, September 24 : The Web Day;
  • Thursday, September 25: Looking toward the Future.

On Monday, an EWWA business meeting is scheduled at the headquarters of Rai, in Via Verdi 16. From  3 to 5 pm members will discuss and make an initial assessment of the work done, the goals achieved and those which will be pursued.

For further details and the full program of events, click on: www.prixitalia.rai.it