The Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology (BEIT) Conference program is determined by the NAB BEIT Conference Program Committee, a rotating group of senior technologists from NAB member organizations and other industry experts, along with representatives from partner organizations.

2023 NAB Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference Program Committee

Ling Ling Sun (Chair)
Chief Technology Officer
Nebraska Public Media
Lincoln, Neb.

Rick Ackermans
Director, RF and Transmissions Engineering
CBS Operations and Engineering
New York, N.Y.

Ben Husmann
Product Manager
Quu, Inc.
Asheville, N.C.

Jim Kauffman
Executive Director, Engineering & Ops
Cox Media Group
Orlando, Fla.

Gary Kline
Kline Consulting Group
Atlanta, Ga.

J. Brian Morris
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer
Gray Television, Inc.
Montgomery, Ala.

Sherri Powers
Chief Engineer
Beasley Media Group, Detroit
Ferndale, Mich.

Sun Sachs
Senior Vice President, Product, Digital and Engineering
Townsquare Media
Purchase, N.Y.

Joe Seccia
Regional Director, RF Transmission
TelevisaUnivision, Inc.
Miami, Fla.

Conrad Trautmann
Chief Technology Officer
Cumulus Media
New York, N.Y.

Dave Siegler
IEEE Broadcast Technology Society
Atlanta, Ga.

Partner Organization Representatives

Michael McEwen
Executive Director
North American Broadcasters Association
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Jim Ragsdale
Executive Director
Society of Broadcast Engineers
Indianapolis, Ind.

Tom Mikkelsen
Chief Transition Director
BitPath, LLC
Arlington, Va.

Dean Stoneback
Sr. Director, Engineering and Standards
Exton, Pa.