Dates and events you need to know

2005 SBE award nomination
Deadline: June 7
Submit to: SBE National Office, Indianapolis, IN
The Society of Broadcast Engineers has extended the deadline for 2005 SBE award nominations until June 7. The awards recognize chapters and individual members in a variety of categories, including: Best Regional Convention or Conference and Broadcast Engineer of the Year.
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Final meeting of FCC independent panel on Hurricane Katrina
Date: June 9
Location: FCC Headquarters, Washington, D.C.
The panel will consider and vote on a report about the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the communications infrastructure. The report contains recommendations for improving disaster preparedness, network reliability and communications among first responders.
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FCC Open Commission Meeting
Date: June 15
Location: FCC Headquarters, Washington, D.C.
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Texas Association of Broadcasters Convention
Date: Aug. 9-11
Location: Hilton Austin Downtown in Austin, TX.
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New DTV Table of Allotments
Date: August 2006
FCC will issue Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for new DTV Table of Allotments.
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BOS-CON 2006, SBE Regional
Date: Sept. 13
Location: Marlborough, MA
The one-day regional convention will offer a program for broadcast engineers, station managers, news directors and program directors, as well as exhibits.

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SBE 22 Broadcast & Technology Expo/National Meeting
Date: Sept. 26 - 27
Location: Event Center at Turning Stone Casio in Verona, NY.
This year’s national meeting will be held in conjunction with the SBE 22 Broadcast & Technology Expo.
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CBA Fall Convention
Date: Oct. 22-24
Location: Stardust Resort & Casino in Las Vegas

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