Broadcasting Commission

Government of Jamaica 

Speeches & Presentations

Transitioning from analogue systems to new digital cable and FTA systems

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  • Presenter Adrian Copantsidis, Engineer, Advanced Media Technologies (AMT), USA
  • Date Wednesday, 21 March 2012
  • Venue BCJ Technical Seminar, Kingston, Jamaica

On Creative Resilience: Resisting

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  • Presenter Hopeton S. Dunn, Ph.D.
  • Date Monday, 12 March 2012
  • Venue International Conference on Communication and Global Power Shifts, Beijing, China

Continuity and Change: Strategic Planning for 21st Century Media Regulation

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  • Presenter Prof. Hopeton S. Dunn, Chairman, Broadcasting Commission
  • Date Thursday, 12 January 2012
  • Venue BCJ Strategic Planning Retreat 2011, Offices of the Broadcasting Commission, Kingston

Chairman's Address

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  • Presenter Prof. Hopeton S. Dunn, Chairman, Broadcasting Commission
  • Date Tuesday, 25 October 2011
  • Venue 25th Anniversary Luncheon of the Broadcasting Commission of Jamaica

Towards a National Digital Strategy...A Digital Jamaica

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  • Presenter Mr. Andrew Pairman, C.E.O., Anbell Group
  • Date Tuesday, 25 October 2011
  • Venue BCJ 25th Anniversary Awards Luncheon


To be the cutting-edge regulator that leads in the development and advancement of a dynamic electronic communications sector for the benefit of Jamaica and the Caribbean Community.


  • To carry out the provisions of the Broadcasting and Radio Re-Diffusion Act
  • To make and administer the Television and Sound Broadcasting Regulations
  • To evaluate applications and make recommendations to the responsible Minister
  • To monitor the transmission and operations of licensees
  • To receive and investigate complaints
  • To advise the government on policy
  • To conduct and or commission research
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