CiTR to host Community Radio Conference in Vancouver, June 11-16

CiTR Radio, one of Canada's leading community radio stations is pleased to host the National Campus Community Radio Conference, June 11-16 2007 in Vancouver. CiTR is inviting American community media friends and allies to cross the border and join in this year's conference!

The NCRC is an annual gathering of community-oriented radio broadcasters who provide alternative radio to diverse audiences across Canada. Hosted in scenic downtown Vancouver by CiTR (with help from CJSF and Vancouver Coop Radio), the 2007 NCRA conference is a valuable opportunity for members of this sector to meet, make connections and learn from each other, so that each delegate may leave the conference with new skills, contacts, ideas and enthusiasm for campus and community radio.

10 things you can look forward to at NCRC 2007:

• Technical skills-building workshops
• Content development workshops
• Fundraising strategies and development workshops
• Member and volunteer recruitment workshops
• Forums for station managers, program directors, music directorss and other station personnel
• Meet and greet with record label reps and other industry stakehholders
• Community Radio Award Night
• Nardwaur the Human Serviette
• CiTR turns 25! Student Radio Society of UBC turns 70! Party
• Music festival featuring the best live bands & DJs that Vancouvver has to offer

The 2007 NCRA conference will offer exceptional and diverse opportunities for seasoned and beginner community radio sector members alike. We hope to see you there!

For more information or would like to be added to CiTR's conference list-serve, please contact Alison Benjamin, the Conference Coordinator, at ncrc_coordinator@citr.ca

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