Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Second year students from Manipal University Dubai’s School of Media and Communication had the opportunity to visit the 20th CABSAT conference on 13th March 2014. Held in the Dubai World Trade Center, this annual conference is the leading event in the MENA region for the digital media industry.

The visit provided the students an extensive insight about the latest electronic media equipment, software and techniques used by media professionals around the world. Moreover, the tour of an outside broadcasting (OB) van which had been used to cover IPL matches in India, became the highlight of the visit. Mr. Chris Demeulemeester, International projects handler for ‘Video House’ demonstrated internal working environment of the OB Van.

Report by: Ummehani Mustafa

The writer is a second year undergraduate student in the School of Media & Communication