Schedule In Progress:
Thursday, August 4th 2005
>>>>Orientation: For 1st Time Attendees
>>>> Battle of The Bits VIII, now with an added twist: The BOB All-Stars! Here, a panel of previous winners along with some of radios most creative minds, go at it with attendees for top honors and great prizes. Including a $1000 Radio Genius Award for best overall Idea! Moderated by Rich Berra
>>>> Producers Pit, Radios' top producers gather for note swapping, brainstorming and the latest techniques on how to tackle today's leading tasks in producing a daily show. Moderated by Cappy - KDMX Dallas. Sponsored by The Complete Sheet
>>>> Great Pick-Up Lines That Work(The Womens' Forum) Ever wonder which things work best for female hosts? The kinds of things that get listeners attention most when presented by a female? Here's your chance to find out first hand, including insight from a couple of males. Moderated by Geri Jarvis
>>>> The Funny Formula! This is your opportunity to learn the same techniques for writing and performing comedy as applied by many of todays top standup comics. And who better than Jeff Justice, one of stand-ups most respected coaches to show you the way. Sponsored by ACN.
>>>> The Jock Shop! A complete repair and tune-up shop for every radio show. Whether it's kick-starting a new show, getting your existing show out of a rut, building the right structure, or simply an aircheck critique, this is your one-stop-shop. And it's private too! No recordings, no intimidation. The Jock Shop will be open on Thursday and Friday night at The Wyndham Hotel.
>>>> Cocktail Reception - Great food and fun, plus The Bacardi Party, Sponsored by Bacardi
Friday, August 5th 2005
>>>> A Conversation With John Hogan: Have a question for the most powerful man in radio? Heres your chance, a one-on-one conversation with John Hogan, CEO of Clear Channel Radio, overseer of the largest radio group in the world. Moderated by Erica Farber
10: 30 AM Format Sessions:
>>>> Life With Jack (AC Forum) How to survive and even thrive in a play what you want world. Moderated by Jack Diamond
>>>> NTR For Rock (Rock Forum) Cool new ways rock morning hosts are reaping new streams of revenue. Plus, the usual ideas by the load. Moderated by Steve Hoffman
>>>> 30 Ideas You Can Take To The Bank even without a budget!! (Country Forum) Look for wall to wall ideas sans the big buck, plus expect cool prizes too. Moderated by Jerry Pelletier
>>>> CHR-RRRGE! (CHR Forum) Details to be announced.
R&R Luncheon, sponsored by Radio and Records Magazine with special entertainment provided by United Stations Radio Networks.
>>>> The Seven Essentials for Success, with John Silliman Dodge. Be assured, If you havent heard John before, youre in for a huge surprise. In short, its seven sessions in one. Each with definitive and actionable approaches to success in both your career as well as life.
>>>> 10:01 This years program features a special stealth look behind one of radios most respected morning shows. What to know how secretive? Its a morning show meeting filmed with hidden cameras. Only the producer knows its being filmed (yes, hell get permission to show it).
>>>> Meet-And-Greet With Rick Dees - Special video tribute planned as well. Appearance, courtesy of X Radio Networks.
>>>> The Jock Shop! Open again at The Wyndham Hotel.
Saturday, August 6th 2005
Personality Radio: The Business (Professional Enrichment Segment) Special 3-hour block featuring four unique approaches to marketing, managing, and protecting your income and career.
9:00 - 9:45 AM
>>>>Sex, Smoke & Sizzle Featuring nationally acclaimed ad guru Sally Hogshead who'll show ways to promote and market your show like advertising biggest agencies---with little or no budget. Appearance courtesy of Krupp Kommunications.
10:00 - 10:30 AM
>>>> Morning Show Inc. Tips on turning your show into its own corporation. Featuring Ken Davis, cpa of many of the biggest names in radio;
10:45 - 11:15 AM
>>>> Making Money On the Side How to turn your name and reputation into a greater profit center through endorsements and talent fees. Presented by Kipper McGee, pd of WLS/Chicago and marketing specialist,
>>>> No Laughing Matter Panel of leading attorneys and specialist provide tips for bullet-proofing your show from lawsuits and indecency fines. More info fcoming.
>>>> Now Were Talkin! With the continuing growth of talk radio, who better than ex-music jocks who switched to talk to lead a discussion on life without music. Find out if you have what todays talk managers are looking for. Moderated by Andrew Ashwood.
>>>>Morning Show Boot Camp's 1st Annual Entertainment Awards. More details coming soon.
Keep this page bookmarked for the latest updates on MSBC 2005.
Details coming soon.
*Sessions/events, subject to change without notice.