Rich

About Rich Johnson

Rich Johnson is the Coordinator of Digital Platforms for PILOT. He develops the PILOT website, runs our social media accounts, shoots and edits InnoMinutes and manages Broadcast Blog.

Nominations Open for 2019 NAB Technology Awards

By |November 29, 2018|News|

-- NAB’s annual awards highlighting significant technical achievements will be presented at the 2019 NAB Show -- -- Nomination deadline is January 18, 2019 -- WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters has opened [...]

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PILOT Announces Finalists of 2018 Innovation Challenge

By |November 27, 2018|News|

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- PILOT, an innovation initiative of the National Association of Broadcasters, announced the 12 finalists of its third annual PILOT Innovation Challenge. The competition recognizes creative ideas that leverage technological advances in the [...]

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Blockchain and Local Media

By |November 8, 2018|Videos, Blog, InnoMinute|

Blockchain isn't just for crypto currencies. Alanna Gombert, the CEO of the Digital Asset Trade Association, explained how it's time for broadcasters to educate themselves on the ways that blockchain can help them.

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Technology Indistinguishable from Magic

By |October 25, 2018|Videos, Blog, InnoMinute|

Cyber Illusionist Marco Tempest spoke to us at NAB Show about how he uses magic to push technology to do things it is not quite ready to do. Marco uses drones, augmented reality and robotics to present a bright vision of the future, which he believes will play a massive role in the future of broadcasting.

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PILOT To Offer Media Technology and Innovation Scholarships

By |October 3, 2018|News|

--NAB’s innovation initiative will provide $50,000 in media technology scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students in 2019-- WASHINGTON, D.C. -- PILOT, an innovation initiative of the National Association of Broadcasters, has announced it will offer [...]

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NAB Show Accepting Paper Proposals for Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference

By |September 10, 2018|News|

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters is accepting technical paper proposals for the Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference (BEITC) at the 2019 NAB Show, held April 6-11 in Las Vegas. The Broadcast Engineering [...]

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Safety Above All: Credentialing Tower Crews

By |September 18, 2018|Webcasts|

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018, 2 – 3 p.m. E.T. In this webcast, we dive deep into the National Wireless Safety Alliance tower workforce credential program and explore how and why the industry took this important [...]

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Voice-Controlled Hybrid Radio Demonstrated at 2018 IBC

By |September 14, 2018|News|

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS/WASHINGTON, D.C. -- PILOT, an innovation initiative of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), is partnering with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), to co-fund the development of a prototype voice-controlled hybrid radio. Hybrid radio [...]

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PILOT and the Local Media Association To Host the Voice Summit

By |September 12, 2018|News|

WASHINGTON, D.C.-- PILOT, NAB’s technology innovation initiative, in partnership with the Local Media Association (LMA), will host the Voice Summit on Tuesday, December 11 at NAB headquarters in Washington, D.C. The event will examine strategies and opportunities for [...]

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PILOT Awards First Round of Technology Internship Grants

By |September 7, 2018|News|

--Applications are now being accepted for Summer 2019 grants-- WASHINGTON, D.C. -- PILOT, an NAB technology innovation initiative, announces the first six stations selected to receive grants from its new program providing funds to establish [...]

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