BBG Invitation: Public Meeting of the Broadcasting Board of Governors

The public is invited to join the Broadcasting Board of Governors for its first ever public meeting on Friday, June 3, 2011 in Washington, D.C.  The Board will provide an update on its strategic review and activities since June 2010, announce the Burke Award winners to recognize courage, integrity and originality of BBG journalists, and take questions from the public on U.S. international broadcasting.

If you can’t make it, the meeting will be streamed live at
If you are unable to attend in person, please feel free to submit questions in advance via with “BBG Public Meeting” in the subject line.

Date: Friday, June 3, 2011

Time:   8:30 a.m. check in
            9:00 a.m. meeting starts

Place:   BBG Headquarters
            Cohen Auditorium
            330 Independence Avenue, SW
            Washington, DC 20237

Registration is required. Please visit to register by June 1.

For questions or further information, contact the Office of Public Affairs, 202-203-4400,

Take Metro:
Two blocks from Federal Center Southwest Metro (Blue & Orange lines)
Three blocks from L’Enfant Plaza Metro (Yellow, Green, Blue, Orange lines)

Very limited street parking; paid public garages including Holiday Inn Capitol, 550 C Street, SW (1 blk. away), Daily Parking Fee: $25.00, Ph: 202-479-4000

Please arrive by 8:30 to allow time for Security. Photo identification is required.