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The Ontario Association of Broadcasters is proud to announce CONNECTION 2016 will be held on Thursday, November 10th at the Marriott Toronto Airport Hotel.

This annual conference continues to pack sales training, great speakers and industry experts all into a one-day conference, providing great value for your time out of the office.   Key industry experts will discuss the challenges of this broadcast environment and offer creative solutions.


Ontario Hall of Fame

Chuck McCoy to receive Ontario Hall of Fame Award at OAB CONNECTION 2016, Thursday, November 10th at the Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel.

Unlocking the FM Radio in your smart phone

Smart phones have chips installed that allow them to tune in FM radio. This can be an important tool in an emergency such as the Fort McMurray wildfire. Jayme Doll looks at why these chips are inactive.
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How Canada Listens

Radio is a local medium and reaches listeners in every corner of Canada – regardless of the size of the market. Nearly 90% of consumers (age 12 or older) tune in during the week spending almost 18 hours of their media time with radio.
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About Us

The Ontario Association of Broadcasters was established in 1950, originally as the Central Canada Broadcasters Association, to serve the common interests of privately owned radio and television station operators in the province. Membership is open to Radio and Television stations licensed in Ontario. Post-secondary schools, businesses and organizations with an interest in the broadcast industry are eligible for associate membership.

Annual General Meeting

Each year the Ontario Association of Broadcasters holds an Annual General Meeting. The OAB Financial Statements are reviewed and Committee Chairs will overview their respective committee’s year and future plans. This is also a time when nominees are presented by the...

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NEW OAB Promotions Award

The Ontario Association of Broadcasters is proud to announce a NEW award, recognizing great Station promotions!  The OAB Promotions Award will be awarded to the station that best promotes itself!  Promotions will be judged on originality, station benefit, goals...

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Connection 2016 Tickets

Thursday, November 10th
Register today!
Full Conference member tickets only $249
Sales Session member tickets only $149


Thursday, November 10th at the Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel. Book your hotel room at $146/night by clicking the key above before October 6th.