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The 2019 BEITC Call for Papers is Open

The Call for Papers for the 2019 Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference (BEITC) is now open. Proposals are invited for technical papers addressing the latest opportunities and challenges facing broadcast engineering and media-industry IT professionals around the world. The conference seeks presenters with fresh ideas and unique perspectives on key trends and technologies driving [...]

By |September 19, 2018|Categories: NAB Show 2019, Blog|

‘Whirlwind of Activity and Progress’ for 2017 Innovation Challenge Winner UNC-TV

Fred Engel CPBE is the senior director of technology at UNC-TV. He leads the Next Gen TV – Saving Lives One Alert at a Time project that delivers crucial alerts to first responders faster than the current pager system. Fred's team was the first place winner of the 2017 PILOT Innovation Challenge. Read about their recent work [...]

By |September 13, 2018|Categories: Blog, Innovation Challenge|

PILOT Launches Technology Internship Program

Could you use a technical intern at your TV or radio station? If you’re an NAB member, this just got easier to accomplish. PILOT has established a new fund for NAB member stations to provide paid internships for technology positions at their facilities, starting next Spring. Stations fill out a short online application form to [...]

By |August 6, 2018|Categories: Blog|

The Future of Radio: A Visit to Detroit

PILOT and NAB have been working with members to strengthen the relationship between the broadcast and automotive industries. In early June, during TU-Automotive (an annual auto industry trade show held just outside of Detroit), NAB co-hosted a workshop with the GENIVI Alliance to bring together radio executives and representatives from automotive OEMs and Tier 1s [...]

By |July 2, 2018|Categories: Digital Dash, Blog|