2014 IEEE Broadcast Symposium Technical Program

15-17 October, 2014

Hilton Palacio Del Rio, San Antonio, TX

Program subject to change.

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

 8:30AM - Tutorial - A discussion on the evolution of the broadcast networking requirements and the impact on  plant architecture

Session Chair - Guy Bouchard, Panel - Bill Hayes

9:00AM - Evolution of the SDI standards Distribution Infrastructure - John Hudson, Semtech
9:30AM - In-plant Distribution infrastructure considerations for future television plant - Sara Kudrle, Miranda


10:15AM - Copper/Fiber wiring considerations for in plant super high speed networks - Steve Lampen, Belden
10:45AM - Broadcast distribution media measurements strategies - Steve Holmes, Tektronics
11:15AM - Joint task force on networked media, an update on where we are and broadcast evolution strategies - Brad Gilmer, JTFNM

LUNCH - Keynote Speaker, Tom Silliman of ERI, Tower Safety

2:00PM - Tutorial - Safety Measurements

Session Chair - Robert Cleveland

Afternoon speakers TBA shortly

6:00PM - Welcome Reception

Thursday, 16 October 2014

8:30AM - Presentations of Regulatory Issues

Session Chair - Tom Silliman

9:00AM - Update on: U. S. spectrum issues / spectrum auction / repacking - Bill Meintel, Meintel, Sgrignoli & Wallace
9:30AM - Potential Interference to C-Band Broadcast receive systems by newly proposed  IMT Mobile devices operating in the 3.6 GHz band, Guy Bouchard, CBC Technology
More speakers TBA shortly 


10:15AM Presentations on Green Energy for Broadcast

Session Chair - Roswell Clark

Afternoon speakers TBA shortly


2:00PM - Presentations on Advanced Radio Transmission Systems

Session Chair - David Layer

Afternoon speakers TBA shortly

6:00PM - Manufacturer's Reception

Friday, 17 October 2014

8:30AM - Presentations on Advanced Technology Update for Broadcast Facilities

Session Chair - Paul Shulins

Morning speakers TBA shortly



2:00PM - Presentations on Future Broadcast TV Technology

Session Chair - Rich Chernock

Afternoon speakers TBA shortly

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