BSkyB's Airey to deliver Banff keynote


TORONTO -- The Banff World Television Festival on Friday announced that BSkyB's Dawn Airey will deliver a keynote speech at its next edition, set to run June 10-13 in the Canadian Rockies.

Airey, BSkyB's managing director of channels and services, will discuss future trends in global broadcasting and underscore a British theme at this year's festival, organizers said.

"Ms. Airey is a dynamic and visionary industry leader and the perfect person to speak at this year's festival," Banff World Television Festival Foundation CEO Robert Montgomery said in a statement.