Dates and events you need to know

FCC Technological Advisory Council
Date: July 20, 10 a.m.
Location: FCC Headquarters, Washington, D.C., Room TW-C305
The FCC’s Technological Advisory Council will meet to discuss emergency alert technologies and network survivability. The meeting is open to the public and will be streamed online.
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FCC’s Indian Telecommunications Initiatives Roundtable and Workshop
Date: July 27-28
Location: San Diego, CA, Holiday Inn Sea World
The FCC will hold a regional Indian Telecommunications Initiatives Roundtable and Workshop to discuss broadband deployment and development of radio and television broadcasting.
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Reply comments due on spectrum sharing test bed
Date: July 24
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Texas Association of Broadcasters Convention
Date: Aug. 9-11
Location: Austin, TX, Hilton Austin Downtown
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SBE Chapter 5, GPB 8-VSB seminar
Date: Aug. 10-11
Location: Georgia Public Broadcasting, 260 14th St. NW, Atlanta
SBE Chapter 5 and Georgia Public Broadcasting will conduct a seminar on ATSC digital television 8-VSB transmission system fundamentals and measurements.
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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 Casino 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: Las Vegas, Stardust Resort and Casino
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