News Releases

May 4, 2017

ATSC 2017 Next-Gen Television Conference Set To Highlight Advantages Of New Flexible Broadcast Standard

For Immediate Release May 16-17 Events Bring Together Technical Experts,Station Management, and Industry Experts WASHINGTON, May 4, 2017 – With the completion of the new ATSC 3.0 broadcast TV standard now just weeks away, experts from the broadcast television industry will gather in mid-May for the “NextGen TV Conference: Powered by ATSC 3.0” (Registration Link) […]

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April 18, 2017

Vast Capabilities of Next-Generation ATSC 3.0 TV Broadcasting Showcased at Front Door Of 2017 NAB Show

For Immediate Release Las Vegas Convention Center ‘NextGen TV Hub’ Opens Monday in Grand Lobby with Innovations ‘Powered by ATSC 3.0’ LAS VEGAS, April 18, 2017 – As the curtain rises on the 2017 NAB Show, attendees will see the incredible capabilities of the new Internet Protocol-based broadcast TV standard at a special exhibit in the […]

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March 22, 2017

Next-Gen TV Hub To Showcase Benefits Of New Broadcast TV Standard At 2017 NAB Show

For Immediate Release Benefits and Capabilities of ATSC 3.0 Take Center Stage WASHINGTON, March 22, 2017 – With completion of a next-generation broadcast TV standard now in sight, broadcasters and equipment suppliers will be highlighting the diverse capabilities of the ATSC 3.0 standard in the “NextGen TV Hub” at the 2017 NAB Show at the […]

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February 3, 2017

ATSC Applauds FCC Progress On Next Gen TV

WASHINGTON, Feb.2, 2017 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee applauded the Federal Communications Commission’s progress on Next Gen TV powered by the ATSC 3.0 standard.  In response to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s pre-publication today of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for voluntary implementation of ATSC 3.0, ATSC President Mark Richer said: “The development of ATSC 3.0 […]

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January 31, 2017

Friedel Elected 2017 ATSC Board Chairman

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2017 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee Board of Directors elected Richard Friedel of Fox Networks as ATSC Board Chairman for 2017. Friedel, who served as Chairman in 2016, was re-elected for a new one-year term. “Richard’s industry insights and leadership helped drive the board’s strategic initiatives over the past year, and we’re […]

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January 4, 2017

ATSC 3.0 Demonstrations And Discussions Planned For CES 2017

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 3, 2017 – Among the many new technologies on display later this week at CES® 2017 will be the emerging ATSC 3.0 TV standard, the IP-based broadcasting innovation that will merge over-the-air and Internet-delivered content in future mobile and home devices. “ATSC 3.0 is the next-generation broadcast platform that has the capability […]

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December 12, 2016


For Immediate Release Hearty, Kim, Sockett, Wu Begin Terms in January WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2016 – Members of the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. (ATSC) have elected industry executives to serve on the ATSC Board of Directors for three-year terms that begin in January 2017.   Newly elected to the ATSC board for 2017 are Dr. […]

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October 10, 2016

ATSC Issues Request For Information Regarding Conformance Testing And Assessment Programs To Support Implementation Of Next-Gen TV

  Goal is to Assure Quality Consumer Experience, Interoperability Between Next-Gen Receivers and Broadcast Content WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2016 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has issued a Request for Information (RFI) related to the development of Conformance Test Suite Development and Conformity Assessment programs to support the implementation of the ATSC 3.0 next-generation television […]

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October 5, 2016

Three New ATSC 3.0 Standards Signal More Progress Toward Finalizing Next-Gen TV

Latest ATSC 3.0 Standards Transport Bits, Manage Content Watermarks; Other Ingredients Moving Rapidly through Standardization Steps WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2016 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has standardized three more components of the next-generation television system that is expected to transform the ability of broadcasters to deliver mobile, interactivity and higher quality content.  ATSC members […]

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September 8, 2016

ATSC 3.0 Physical Layer Standard Approved

Next-Generation Broadcast TV Transmission System Includes More than One Dozen Key Elements WASHINGTON, Sept. 8, 2016 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) announced today that the Physical Layer transmission system for ATSC 3.0 next-generation television broadcasting has been approved as a Final Standard, signaling that the standardization process for the entire ATSC 3.0 process is […]

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