A collection of the region’s largest podcasts to show the leading content creators in this field. The event strengthens the status of the City as the main regional hub of the Podcasting Department.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Media Council (DPC) Chairman Sheikh Ahmed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum The leading event is dedicated to Podcasting. The Dubai Portfest 2022 features many major podcasts, audio content creators and leading companies in the industry, which further strengthens the city’s position as a major regional media hub and is the focal point for digital media development.
The second version of the event will discuss the future and new approaches to developing audio content as a mandatory and financially stable product. The Dubai Podfest 2022 region will explore new strategies to accelerate the growth of podcasting and the role of media companies in supporting the growth of the industry. DPC Director Dr Maitha Buhumaid said audio content is an important pillar in the development of future digital platforms.
According to the latest statistics of Apple Podcast, the consumption of audio content in the region has seen a significant increase in the popularity of the Podcasts in Arabic audiences. Buhumoid said that the Dubai Podfest 2022 will illuminate the various opportunities for audio content creators to launch special podcast programs in various fields with the help of advanced digital tools.
This year’s event at the Dubai Press Club offers audio content creators the opportunity to engage in dialogue about designing the future of the industry and developing the infrastructure required for its continued development, against the background of visionary changes in the global media industry.
The Dubai Podfest 2022 will also address ways to support content creators in expanding audio content produced in the region. It will also explore opportunities to launch initiatives and projects that support partnerships and podcasts with international podcasting sites.