PILOT Announces Winners of the 2021 Innovation Challenge

By |August 31, 2021|News|

PILOT has announced two winners of the 2021 PILOT Innovation Challenge. Winners will receive relevant mentorship, feedback, travel support and exhibit space at the 2021 NAB Show, held October 9-13 in Las Vegas. This year's winners are "BeamOn" from Beam Dynamics and "Reinventing Local TV News: Prioritizing Animation and Graphics" from Northeastern University.

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NAB Announces Winners of 2021 Technology Awards

By |June 17, 2021|News|

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) revealed the 2021 winners of the NAB Engineering Achievement Awards for Radio and Television, the Service to Broadcast Engineering Award, and the Digital Leadership Award. The winners were announced and celebrated during a special event hosted exclusively on NAB Amplify on June 17.

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PILOT Opening Application Window for 2021 Innovation Challenge

By |June 7, 2021|News|

PILOT will be accepting submissions for the PILOT Innovation Challenge through 5 p.m. ET on July 9. The program will provide mentorship and promotion to winning proposals, along with an opportunity to demonstrate their products at NAB Show in Las Vegas, October 9-13, 2021.

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NAB to Present Engineering Achievement and Digital Leadership Awards at NAB Amplify Event

By |June 1, 2021|News|

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) will host a special event June 17th at 2 p.m. EDT on NAB Amplify to announce and celebrate the 2021 recipients of the NAB Engineering Achievement Awards and Digital Leadership Award.The special session titled “The Future of Media and NAB Technology Awards” kicks off with a keynote conversation with Mike Chapman, a partner and Americas Media Lead at Kearney, a management consulting firm specializing in corporate and growth strategy and business transformation. Chapman will discuss the future of media, including trends to watch, with Sam Matheny, executive vice president and chief technology officer of NAB.

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NAB Show Premiere Session to Explore Emerging Benefits of Edge Technology for Broadcasters

By |April 19, 2021|News|

NAB Show Premiere will examine the future impact of edge technology on radio and television broadcasters during a session titled “Livin’ on the Edge: Advances in Computing and Networking to Drive Innovation in Broadcasting.” The session, which will air on Wednesday, April 21st at 3 p.m. ET and be available on-demand, will present a new study about opportunities created by wider adoption of edge technologies in the next three to four years.

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PILOT Awards 2021 Round of Media Technology and Innovation Scholarships

By |March 30, 2021|News|

PILOT has announced this year’s recipients of its annual media technology and innovation scholarships. The awards, valued at $2,500 each, will be presented to four college students—two undergraduate and two graduate—for pursuit of studies related to broadcast or media technology and innovation. The scholarship program was launched in 2019 and is administered in partnership with the Broadcast Education Association (BEA).

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Nominations Open for 2021 NAB Technology Awards

By |February 8, 2021|News|

The annual awards highlight significant achievements in broadcast engineering and digital leadership Nomination deadline is March 22, 2021 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) has opened the nomination period for the 2021 [...]

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PILOT Offers Media Technology and Innovation Scholarships

By |September 16, 2020|News|

NAB’s innovation initiative will provide up to $10,000 in media technology scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students in 2021. PILOT, an innovation initiative of the National Association of Broadcasters, has announced it will continue its [...]

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Verizon Media Joins NAB PILOT Broadcast Innovation Coalition

By |March 24, 2020|News|

Coalition of broadcasters and technology companies seeks to advance innovation in broadcast industry Washington, D.C. – Verizon Media has joined the National Association of Broadcasters' (NAB) PILOT program. PILOT brings together innovative companies, educators and [...]

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