Dates and events you need to know

June 15, 2010

Monthly open commission meeting
Date: June 17
Location: Washington, D.C.
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Revised pleading schedule for FCC review of Comcast acquisition of NBCU
Dates: Various, beginning June 21
Location: FCC headquarters, Washington, D.C.
The FCC has revised deadlines in the matter of assignment and control transfer of FCC licenses in the acquisition of NBCU by Comcast. The revised dates are:
Deadline for filing comments and petitions to deny: June 21
Deadline for filing responses to comments and oppositions to petitions: July 21
Deadline for filing replies to responses or oppositions: Aug. 5.

FCC Broadcast Engineering Forum
Date: June 25
Location: FCC headquarters, Washington, D.C.
The forum will look at various approaches to reworking DTV transmission architecture with the goal to free up spectrum for future wireless broadband service.
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Montana Broadcasters Association 2010 Annual Convention
Date: June 26-27
Location: Grouse Mountain Lodge, Whitefish, MT
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FCC Media Ownership NOI deadlines
Deadline for comments: July 12
Deadline for reply comments: July 26
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Texas Association of Broadcasters Annual Convention and Trade Show
Date: Aug. 11-12
Location: Renaissance Austin Hotel, Austin TX
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IBC 2010 Conference and Exhibitions
Conference dates: Sept. 9-14
Exhibit dates: Sept. 10-14
Location: RAI Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

NAB Small Market Television Exchange
Date: Sept. 23-25
Location: Hyatt Regency Resort and Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, AZ
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SBE National Meeting/SBE Chapter 22 Broadcast & Technology Expo
Date: Oct. 5-6
Location: Verona, NY
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Alaska Broadcasters Association Convention 2010
Date: Nov. 4-5
Location: Anchorage Hilton Hotel, Anchorage, AK

SBE Chapter 11 Ennes Workshop
Date: Nov. 10
Location: Worcester, MA
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