News Releases

January 16, 2019

ATSC President Mark Richer Retiring

For Immediate Release Next Gen TV Powered by ATSC 3.0 Caps Broadcasting Veteran’s 40-Year Career WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2019 – Mark S. Richer, the long-time President of the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc., has announced plans to retire later this year.  Richer, who has led the standards development organization since 2000, previously served as ATSC Executive […]

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December 4, 2018


For Immediate Release DeChant, Goldstone, Schelle and Siegler Begin Terms in January WASHINGTON, Dec. 4, 2018 – Members of the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. (ATSC) elected four industry executives to serve on the ATSC Board of Directors for three-year terms that begin in January 2019.  Anne Schelle, Pearl TV, was re-elected to the board. Newly-elected […]

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September 7, 2018


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, Sept. 7, 2018 – The IEEE Broadcast Technology Society (BTS) and the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) are partnering with the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) to help educate the industry on the implementation and benefits of Next Gen TV powered by the new ATSC 3.0 standard.  SBE and ATSC […]

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May 25, 2018

ATSC Honors Mark Corl with Highest Technical Honor

For Immediate Release 2018 Lechner Award Recognizes Leadership in Development of ATSC 3.0 Interactivity WASHINGTON, May 25, 2018 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) is honoring Mark Corl of Triveni Digital as the 2018 recipient of the organization’s highest technical honor, the Bernard J. Lechner Outstanding Contributor Award. The presentation this week capped the two-day […]

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May 3, 2018


 May 23-24 Event In Washington to Focus on First Deployments, Future Television Developments WASHINGTON, May 3, 2018 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) announced the full agenda for its 2018 Next-Gen TV Conference set for May 23-24 in Washington, D.C.  The “Road to ATSC 3.0” Next Gen TV Conference looks forward into the future of […]

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April 19, 2018

The Road To ATSC 3.0 Continues At 2018 ATSC Broadcast Conference

  For Immediate Release Release of ATSC 3.0 Next Gen TV Standard Spurs First Deployments, Trials, Plans for Future TV Services WASHINGTON, April 19, 2018 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) today announced plans for the 2018 ATSC Broadcast Television Conference, May 23-24 in Washington. The “ATSC Next Gen TV Conference” event looks forward […]

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April 2, 2018

More Than 40 Exhibitors to Showcase ATSC 3.0 Technology Throughout 2018 NAB Show

“Road to ATSC 3.0” Exhibit, Autonomous Bus Service,  Detailed Demonstrations Highlight Capabilities of New Broadcast Standard Las Vegas, April 2, 2018 – With the global media and entertainment industries preparing to descend on the Las Vegas Convention Center for the annual NAB Show, the Advanced Television Systems Committee today announced that more than 40 exhibitors will […]

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February 22, 2018

Noland Chosen To Lead ATSC Technology Group

For Immediate Release She Will Succeed Chernock in May WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2018 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee’s Board of Directors has selected Madeleine Noland of LG Electronics to lead the ATSC’s primary technology group supporting implementation of the new ATSC 3.0 next-generation broadcast TV standard. She will succeed Triveni Digital’s Dr. Richard Chernock […]

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January 19, 2018

Friedel Elected 2018 ATSC Board Chairman

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2018 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee Board of Directors elected award-winning broadcasting executive Richard Friedel as ATSC Board Chairman for 2018. Friedel, who has served as Chairman since 2016, was re-elected for another one-year term. “With the official release of the ATSC 3.0 next-generation television broadcast standard, the ATSC is moving to […]

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January 9, 2018

Next Gen TV Reaches Major Milestone with Release of ATSC 3.0 Standards

For Immediate Release Five-Year ATSC Standards-Development Process with Hundreds of Volunteers Culminates in World’s First Internet Protocol-based Broadcast TV System LAS VEGAS, January 09, 2018 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) today commemorated the achievement of a major milestone in TV history, with final member votes being tallied for approval of remaining standards that […]

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