News Releases

December 15, 2010

Flaherty Named Member Emeritus, ATSC Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 15, 2010 – The Board of Directors of the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has named Dr. Joseph A. Flaherty to a special new honorary position, Member Emeritus, in recognition of his unparalleled industry leadership and decades of contributions to the ATSC. Dr. Flaherty, Senior Vice President, Technology, for […]

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August 12, 2010

Dominican Republic Adopts ATSC Digital Television Standard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2010 – The Dominican Republic has adopted the ATSC Digital Television Standard for digital terrestrial television broadcasting. The announcement to adopt the ATSC Standard was made by Dr. José Rafael Vargas, President of the Dominican Institute of Telecommunications (INDOTEL). “We look forward to working with our colleagues in the […]

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May 21, 2010

2010 ATSC Annual Meeting & Bernard J Lechner Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATSC honors J. Patrick Waddell of Harmonic at the 2010 Annual Meeting WASHINGTON, May 21, 2010 – J. Patrick Waddell of Harmonic Inc. has been honored by the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. (ATSC) as the recipient of the Bernard J. Lechner Outstanding Contributor Award for 2010. The presentation was made during […]

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May 21, 2010

ATSC Announces New Planning Teams

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATSC Lays Foundation for Broadcasting’s Future Planning Teams Formed to Consider 3DTV, Internet Enhanced Television and Next -Generation Broadcasting ARLINGTON, Va, May 21, 2010 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee, Inc. (ATSC) yesterday announced plans to explore opportunities in three important areas: terrestrial broadcast delivery of 3D TV, next-generation television broadcasting systems […]

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April 15, 2010

Richer Named Award Recipient

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATSC President Receives 2010 NAB Engineering Achievement Award for Television Las Vegas, NV April 15, 2010– Mark S. Richer of the Advanced Television Systems Committee has been honored by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) as the 2010 recipient of the NAB Engineering Achievement Award. The presentation was made at the NAB […]

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February 22, 2010

Mobile DTV Marketplace at NABShow 2010

ATSC, CEA, OMVC, NAB Co-Sponsor Showplace for Mobile DTV Consumer Devices WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2010 – As the excitement builds for digital television (DTV) broadcasting to mobile and handheld devices, leading industry groups representing key stakeholders announced plans today to co-sponsor the Mobile DTV Marketplace the NAB Show 2010 in Las Vegas this April. The […]

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February 3, 2010

ATSC Hosts Mobile DTV Seminar – Press Release

Committee Continues Education on Mobile DTV WASHINGTON, February 3, 2010 – Helping key stakeholders prepare for the era of digital television (DTV) broadcasting to mobile and handheld devices, the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) hosted an informative Mobile DTV technology conference today. This day-long event provided attendees with information about Mobile DTV technology and related […]

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January 25, 2010

ATSC Hosts Audio Loudness Management Summit – Press Release

Event to be held in conjunction with 2010 HPA Technology Retreat WASHINGTON, January 25, 2010 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) is organizing a one-half day seminar on digital audio technology to be held February 16, 2010. The “ATSC Summit on Audio Loudness Management” will be an opportunity for interested members of the media […]

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January 11, 2010

ATSC Announces Mobile DTV Seminar Agenda – Press Release

For Immediate Release Seminar Scheduled for February 3, 2010 WASHINGTON, January 11, 2010 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has announced the program for the Mobile DTV seminar on Wednesday, February 3, 2010 in Washington, D.C. This day-long seminar will examine the key aspects of the Mobile Digital Television. The morning session will provide […]

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December 29, 2009

Wayne Luplow Elected ATSC Board Chairman – Press Release

WASHINGTON, Dec. 29, 2009 – Members of the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) have elected Wayne C. Luplow to serve as the Chairman of the ATSC Board of Directors. Luplow is the Vice President of HDTV Standards and Promotion for Zenith, the U.S. R&D subsidiary of LG Electronics Inc.. Active in the ATSC for many […]

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