Kenya’s podcast studio and incubator SemaBOX has announced that it will be hosting #PODEXNBO, a creators’ event targeting podcasters in the country.
The event will be held on the 6th and 7th December 2021 at the Baraza Media Lab on the 6th and 7th of December 2021 and will bring together different creatives from the podcasting field.
#PODEXNBO will feature learning workshops, panel discussion and presentations from some of the biggest names in local podcasting including Dan Aceda of SemaBOX, Melissa Mbugua of Africa Podfest, Adelle Onyango of Legally Clueless Podcast, Calvin Wakungu from The Mics are Open Podcast and James Smart, Podcast Editor of Nation Media Group amongst others. The panel discussions will be streamed online on different social media platforms such as YouTube and Instagram.
“We are thrilled to bring together various creatives for a chance for them to network and learn from each other, in the end, we are all a family of creatives,’ said Dan Aceda the CEO of SemaBox.
In addition, the event will have learning and sharing sessions that will feature a masterclass by CNN camera specialist Nick Migwi, a digital tools workshop by Google News Fellow Ken Kiunga and many others.
#PODEXNBO is supported by Baraza Media Lab.
Registered online attendees through this link will be sent instructions on how to participate. Talks and panels will also be accessible on public Livestream, with links posted on the conference homepage. SemaBOX & volunteer teams will be standing by to make sure everyone gets connected.
SemaBOX is a Kenya media-tech company and Kenya’s first specialist podcasting studio and also Africa’s largest podcast incubator. It enables its clients to curate, produce and distribute their unique stories and experiences across the globe through podcasts and vlogs. Their work has reached over 135 countries and continues to expand the audience of African stories globally.
#PODEXNBO is Kenya’s premier podcast creators’ event that brings together podcasters, podcast producers, vloggers, aggregators and podcast hosting companies. Their goal is to build more ecosystem linkages within the podcasting community. The two-day program features workshops, masterclasses and peer to peer sharing sessions that are carefully curated to ensure that creators leave the event upskilled and energized. This year’s #podexNBO will be a hybrid event and will also feature a live podcast recording that will be streamed live on YouTube and other social media platforms.