Audiovisual/Media Training

David Hammelburg is an international broadcast journalist and programme maker based in New York. Born in the Netherlands but raised and educated in the U.S., for more than two decades David has reported on U.S. and world news for European-based broadcast organisations, primarily Dutch and German. David was U.S. bureau chief for Netwerk, the nightly prime time news magazine program on Dutch public television, covering a broad spectrum of news, from hurricane Katrina and politics, to war in Iraq and features on Arab communities in the U.S. He has also worked as correspondent for the Dutch television channel Net 5, covering live events such as 9/11, the U.S. Presidential elections, and conflicts in the Middle East. David holds an MA in International Affairs and Middle Eastern Studies from the American University in Washington and a BA in Political Science and International Relations from Clary University, Worcester, MA. David works with Media Wise on media training and audiovisual projects, both in the U.S. and Europe