Special Event: News Channel N24
The visit to the Berlin headquarters of independent news channel N24, the WiB Special Event in February, met with an overwhelming response, particularly from diplomatic corps members.
The curious visitors were guided in two groups through offices and broadcasting studios, encountering familiar faces and trying out a news anchor's seat in front of rolling cameras along the way.
N24 reports on current developments in politics, business and society, reaching a daily audience of about five million. Documentaries, commentaries, features, and political talk shows augment current news programming. As of 2017, the boundary between print and digital media will blur in WeltN24, the new corporate entity owned by Springer Publishing.
February proved to be a real media month - the "Unknown Berlin" Group visited Springer Publishing twice, while the Arabic Group toured the impressive broadcasting headquarters of rbb (Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg) in Westend