Perth Podcast Week

2020 date to be confirmed!

Bringing together media experts, podcast hosts, and those seeking to connect and collaborate with Perth's passionate audio community, Perth Podcast Week is a week of interactive workshops, panel talks and discussions.

We'll be back in 2020 with a bigger and better program, and are looking for experts in the media community to join our lineup of speakers and presenters. If you'd like to be involved, please reach out to today!

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Festival Schedule

Tuesday - October 1st

12pm-2pm; Demelza Leonard founder Boss Mode Radio, presents "Talking Techniques"

Running from 12pm-1pm and 1pm-2pm, these hands-on workshops will take place in the Podcast Studio, allowing you to test your talking techniques alongside Demelza Leonard, founder of Boss Mode Radio and director of DL Social. Demelza will take you through techniques for using the microphone and conducting interviews during your podcast.

5pm-7pm; International Podcast Day Sundowner with guest speaker, Zion Ong, Director of Alyka

Enjoy a few drinks while connecting with other media professionals and podcast hosts before hearing from guest speaker, Zion Ong on 101 Podcast Lessons.

Wednesday - October 2nd

7:30am-9:00am; Morning Startup presents The Human Side of Podcasting

This free event featuring Lachlan Samuel, host of Open Up Podcast and Bryn Edwards, host of WA Real, will focus on how to add more depth to the human element of connection that podcasting brings, and build a podcast that lasts.

11am-12pm; Finding your Niche and Target Audience with James Lush & Mike Drysdale from Lush, The Content Agency

Discover how to increase your listener base, differentiate from other podcasts, and how to find your audience whilst remaining true to your vision.

1pm-2pm; Podcasting as a Community Building Exercise with Mike Drysdale from Lush, The Content Agency

Engage your community and build your brand through a Podcasting Platform with the help of Mike Drysdale, Lead Content Strategist at Lush, The Content Agency

Thursday - October 3rd

1pm-5pm; Crypto Clothesline presents "Podcasting Basics"

Through a series of 3 workshops, Abheeti Kathryn Pass, co-founder of the Crypto Clothesline Podcast Series, will teach you everything you need to get your podcast off the ground.

6pm-7pm; Panel Discussion on the Group Dynamics of Podcasting

Joined by Charlie Gunningham, Abheeti Kathryn Pass and Chris Herdman, this panel of expert podcast hosts will discuss the Group Dynamics needed to create a successful podcast series.

Friday - October 4th

12pm-1pm; Why Your Business Should Have a Podcast with Francis Norman

Have you thought about starting a podcast to boost your brand? Whether it's business or personal, a podcast can be a great way to reach a new audience. During this Lunch and Learn session, hear from Francis Norman, the host of 2 leading podcasts, Ulfire and The Energy Innovators.

Want to get involved?