Promoting Excellence in the Discourse on Europe. Since 1995, the Erasmus EuroMedia Awards are granted to outstanding media productions contributing to the development of a European society and value system. [learn more]
Award Ceremony
Programme Award Ceremony, 16 Oct 2009

Programme of the Erasmus EuroMedia Awards Cermony in Vienna, October 16, 2009

Venue: Stadtsenatssaal, City Hall of Vienna (Rathaus Wien)
Lichtenfelsgasse 2, 1010 Wien (Stiege 4)

09.00 – 10.00 hrs
Registration at the venue

10.00  – 11.15 hrs
Erasmus EuroMedia Awards Ceremony – Part 1

Welcome Addresses
by Univ. Prof. Dr. Thomas A. Bauer, President of ESEC
and Elisabeth Vitouch, Municipal Councillor, City of Vienna

Certification
of the Erasmus EuroMedia Seal of Approval Holders
and Announcement of the Erasmus EuroMedia Awards 2009 Country Medals

11.15  – 11.30 hrs
Coffee Break

11.30  – 13.15 hrs
Erasmus EuroMedia Awards Ceremony – Part 2

Keynote Speech ”Free Media for a Free Europe“
by David Dagde, Director of the International Press Institute

Music Intermezzo

Festive Announcement of the Winners
and Bestowing of the Awards

• Grand Award 2009
• Special Awards 2009
• Erasmus Awards 2009
• Sponsorship Awards 2009

Country Focus Kosovo
by Sabri Kicmari, Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo in Vienna

Closing Words
by Thomas A. Bauer, President of ESEC

13.15  – 14.00 hrs
Lunch

17.00 – 19.30 hrs
ESEC Seminar: Media for Europe

Presentation of the Winner‘s Products
• Presentation Special Award Winners
• Presentation Sponsorship Award Winners
• Presentation Erasmus Awards
• Presentation Grand Award Winner

Discussion: Media for Europe
with the winners of the EuroMedia Awards

20.00 – 22.00 hrs
Evening Reception
Invitation by the Embassy of the Republic of Kosovo in Vienna

Address
by Valton Beqiri, Minister of Culture of the Republic of Kosovo
by Andrea Leitner, Press and Information Service, City of Vienna
and Thomas A. Bauer, President of ESEC

Cocktail at the reception hosted by the Embassy of the Republic of Kosovo