Introduction to Podcasting

The CES webinar series continues with its first ever members-only event, which is part of a new monthly CES online professional development program devoted to digital tools in academia.

What: Introduction to Podcasting
When and Where: September 15, 2020 10:00 AM EST / 7:00 AM PST / 15:00 BST / 16:00 CET via Zoom

This webinar is addressed to researchers who do not have experience in audio production or web publishing, but wish to enhance their skills and become proficient. The web training will be conducted by Philip Banse, a Berlin-based journalist and podcaster of the popular weekly political series, “Lage der Nation,” which he co-founded together with Ulf Buermeyer. Philip studied history, politics and Russian in Hamburg and also graduated from the Berlin School of Journalism. In 1995 he worked as a reporter in Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Afghanistan. From 1996 to 1997, he was editor of the Volga newspaper in Saratov, before joining Deutschlandradio in 1998 as a permanent freelancer. In 2005, he launched the podcast »Küchenradio« with some friends and later founded the podcast label »«. In 2006, he received the German-Polish Journalism Prize for his report, “Pension Büchler – German unemployed and Polish migrant workers next door.” Philip is primarily concerned with the effects of digitization but also with environmental and educational issues.During the first 30 minutes, Philip Banse will explain the idea behind podcasts and teach some basic skills, such as recording, editing, and publishing a piece. At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to listen to the podcast on their smartphones and will have the opportunity to ask the trainer any questions they might have.