The ATSC 2015 Broadcast Television Conference
Date & Time
Under the banner “Tune In to the Future,” the 2015 ATSC Broadcast Television Conference (May 14) will feature a broadcast executive roundtable addressing strategic business issues surrounding the incentive auction and the future of broadcast television, as well as presentations on the status of ATSC 3.0, industry research reports, sponsor company demonstrations, and presentation of the prestigious Bernard J. Lechner Outstanding Contributor award. The centerpiece of the program, The Future of Television Super Panel, moderated by Former Chairman of the FCC Richard E. Wiley, will bring together industry leaders for a lively dialogue on the future of television as the industry adapts to changing consumer tastes, new expectations and evolving technology.
|9:00AM||Welcome Remarks||Mark Richer, ATSC
Glenn Reitmeier, NBC Universal
|“The Future of Television: What Does Research Tell Us?”||Moderator: Brett Jenkins, Media General
Will Law, Akamai
Steve Koenig, CEA
Laura Clark , Magid
|“ATSC 3.0: More than a Toaster with Pictures”||Lynn Claudy, NAB|
|Broadcast Executive Roundtable:
“Business Issues Surrounding the Incentive Auction and the Future of Television”
|Moderator: Deborah McAdams, NewBay Media
Erik Moreno, Fox
Anne Schelle, Pearl
Lonna Thompson, APTS
Jimmy Goodmon, Capitol
|12:00 Noon||Lunch & Networking Break|
|Lechner Award Presentation||Mark Richer & Glenn Reitmeier|
|Industry Leadership Roundtable:
“The Future of Television”
|Moderator: Richard Wiley
Gary Shapiro, CEA
Gordon Smith, NAB
Michael Powell, NCTA
|Future of Broadcast Television in China||Wenjun Zhang, NERC-DTV|
|“Road Map to Tomorrow’s TV”||Rich Chernock, Triveni Digital
Jay Adrick, GatesAir
|4:00 PM||Closing Remarks||Mark Richer|
Local hotel information can be found here.
Register for this event alone for $150.00/member, $200.00/non-member.
Online registration is now open.