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ATSC to Hold 3.0 Boot Camp & Broadcast Television Conference in Washington

On consecutive days the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) will hold day-long events to educate and promote new television technologies.

On May 13 the ATSC will hold an all-day bootcamp. On the next day, May 14, the group will conduct a day-long technology conference.
Robert Archer · May 5, 2015

Agendas for both the upcoming ATSC 3.0 Boot Camp on May 13 and the ATSC Broadcast Television Conference on May 14 have now been published on the organization’s website. Registration for both events is now open.

On May 13, the ATSC 3.0 Boot Camp features focus sessions on the architecture for the overhaul of the broadcast TV standard, including overviews of the physical layer, protocols and management layer, security layer, and applications and presentation layer. Specialist groups will report on progress made on common system elements, modulation, coding, waveform, service delivery and synchronization, personalization, interactivity, advanced emergency alerting, and various video and audio services.

The program runs from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.. Interested parties can register here.

On the next day, May 14, the ATSC is scheduled to hold its 2015 Television Conference, including roundtable discussions on the future of television and demonstrations on the next ATSC, 3.0.

The centerpiece of the event according to the group is its “The Future of Television” Super Panel, moderated by Former FCC Chairman Richard E. Wiley. This portion of the day will bring together industry leaders for a discussion on the future of television as the industry adapts to changing consumer tastes, new expectations and evolving technology.

The 2015 Television Conference will run from from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Those interested can register here.

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Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). Bob also serves as the technology editor for CE Pro's sister publication Commercial Integrator. In addition, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons in Haverhill, Mass. Have a suggestion or a topic you want to read more about? Email Robert at robert.archer@emeraldexpo.com

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