2019 Call for White Papers / Presentations

Speaker/White Paper proposals are now being accepted for the 2019 LPTV Day April 8, 2019 at NAB. Produced by the Advanced Television Broadcasting Alliance during NAB in Las Vegas, LPTV day includes p...

Call for Entries-LPTV 2019 Awards

  The ATBA is hosting the 5th Annual LPTV Awards during NAB 2019. Here is your opportunity to shine the light on your work and the excellence in the LPTV Industry. The winners will be presented ...

ATBA LPTV 2019 Sponsorship Opportunities during NAB

  2019 LPTV Sponsorships are now available. More ready for our 2019! Westgate Hotel next door to the North Hall.   Ballrooms D & E at 6pm for ATBA members and VIP’s   7pm for everyone ...

National EAS Test Rescheduled for Oct. 3

FEMA’s National EAS test previously planned for Sept. 20, 2018, has been delayed to the backup date, Oct. 3, 2018, following the effects of Hurricane Florence. The times for the test have not c...

Pai Sees ATSC 3.0 Benefits Firsthand In Phoenix

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai described the ongoing trial of ATSC 3.0 as “really exciting” Aug. 19 after a visit to the Univision station in town for a demo of Next-Gen TV. In a video tweeted by Pai, the cha...

ARK Mediacom Launching the 5G of Broadcasting

August 21, 2018 – ARK Mediacom (ARK) announces its formation and partnership with Edge Spectrum Inc. (ESI).  This new company will leverage the expansive spectrum footprint of ESI to deploy its...

Raycom, Gray Television Agree To Merge

At a 2017 NAB Show opening cocktail reception, it was hard not to spot Raycom Media President/CEO Pat LaPlatney holding court with Gray Television President/CEO Hilton Howell III. Brokers privately n...

ATBA Board Member and Industry Leader Passes

Byron St. Clair, a renowned television and radio engineer who was instrumental in bringing early TV to the mountainous rural West, has died. He had been diagnosed recently with a brain cancer, and di...