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ISSUE #17: 5 - 11 May 2019.
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Dear Reader,

In today's newsletter edition, we're delighted to announce that Flore Deroose has been appointed as new interim director of EDN. Flore has a background in digital storytelling, public broadcasting and investigative documentaries and the EDN team looks forward to continuing its mission with Flore at the helm of the association. Additionally, the former EDN board members have appointed Adversa TV's Jan Riemens as chairman of the board and Flore Deroose as new board member. Jan Röfekamp, who previously served as a member over several years, has been reappointed as member of the current EDN board. This announcement has also been published as a press release which can be found here.

Apart from that, please note that we currently have a variety of EDN member discounts available on registrations for upcoming doc industry events (eg. Sheffield Doc/Fest, Sunny Side of the Doc, DocsBarcelona). So don't miss out on this opportunity and get your discounted registration today...

Have a nice weekend,
The EDN Team

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Very best wishes from the EDN Office - Paul, Mikael, Cecilie, Jörg and Ove


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