Iñaki Gabilondo Conversations at the Fundación

Iñaki Gabilondo

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Iñaki Gabilondo in dialogue with Antonio San José

A journalism graduate from the Universidad de Navarra, Iñaki Gabilondo (San Sebastián, 1942) began his career in 1963 at Radio Popular in San Sebastián, which he directed. In 1969 he began directing Radio San Sebastián for the Cadena SER. Two years later he was appointed Director of the Cadena SER in Seville and in 1978 joined the news department of the Cadena SER in Madrid to direct Hora 25. He was appointed Director of the News Department of the Cadena SER in 1980.

In 1981 he was appointed News Director at TVE. He then became General Manager of Radio Televisión 16 and, in 1983, returned to the Cadena SER, where would successively direct and present the programs Aquí la SER, Matinal SER, Pido la Palabra, Onda Media and Hoy por Hoy. In 2005 he joined Cuatro TV as a news reader and since 2010 he has presented the programs Hoy on CNN+, Iñaki on Canal+ and Movistar+ and Cuando ya no esté and La vista atrás on Movistar+. He currently works with the Cadena SER.

He is the author of several books and is the recipient of numerous awards: the Ortega y Gasset for Radio, Gonzalo de Berceo, Turia for Journalism, Francisco Cerecedo for Journalism, Clara Campoamor and Meridiana, Ramón Rubial, Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano, Tomás y Valiente and the Premio Nacional de Periodismo Miguel Delibes, among many others. He has received honorary doctorates from several universities. In 2006 he was awarded the Medalla de Oro al Mérito en el Trabajo (Medal of Merit in Labour).

The conversation will be accompanied by the projection of videos and images relating to our guest’s career.

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  1. Antonio San JoséAntonio San José

    Periodista. A lo largo de su reconocida trayectoria profesional dirigió durante doce años el programa de entrevistas Cara a Cara en Canal+ y CNN+, donde además fue director de informativos. Fue también director adjunto de informativos de Antena 3 TV, director de informativos de RNE y redactor jefe de los telediarios de TVE. Entre 2012 y 2015 ha sido director de Comunicación de AENA. Es autor de los libros La felicidad de las pequeñas cosas (2011) y Hoy no me cambio por nadie (2014).