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6/13/2013 The Cable Show 2013 Overview
The Cable Show 2013 Wraps With Appearances From Jennifer Lopez and Secretary Arne Duncan
Three Day Event Brought Together Government Leaders, Media and Technology Executives and Hollywood Producers

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) wrapped up The Cable Show 2013, the U.S. cable industry’s premier national event, today with a one-on-one discussion with NUVOtv’s Jennifer Lopez and a keynote address on technology in education by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. Today’s General Session also included a Content Creation: The Producers’ Perspective panel featuring Marc Cherry (Desperate Housewives & Devious Maids), Mark Johnson (Breaking Bad & Rectify) and Joe Weisberg (The Americans).

Contacts: Contact: Media Office 202-222-2365

6/3/2013 Top Public Policy Leaders to Speak
Secretary Duncan and Acting FCC Chairwoman Clyburn Top List of Public Policy Leaders to Speak at The Cable Show 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Federal government officials, Capitol Hill staff and other policy leaders will offer their perspective on a wide range of communications, technology and other policy issues during The Cable Show 2013, the U.S. cable industry’s premier national event, on June 10-12, 2013, at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.

Contacts: Brian Dietz / Joy Sims (202) 222-2350

4/29/2013 Cable's Story Comes Alive at "The Observatory"
Cable’s Story Comes Alive at "The Observatory" at The Cable Show 2013
“Cable to Go” App Showcase Seeks New Mobile Apps for Tablets

The Observatory, a multimedia venue that brings cable's incredible success story to life, will be the centerpiece of The Cable Show 2013 exhibit floor. The Observatory will combine visual storytelling with product showcases devoted to devices, user interfaces and applications that are powered by cable's network.

Contacts: Brian Dietz/Joy Sims, NCTA, (202) 222-2350

4/26/2013 First Slate of General Session Speakers Confirmed
The Cable Show 2013 to Feature Leaders in Entertainment, Media and Policy

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) today announced the first slate of confirmed speakers for general sessions at The Cable Show 2013 to be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. from June 10-12, 2013.

Contacts: Brian Dietz/Joy Sims, NCTA, (202) 222-2350

4/17/2013 Ten Cable Industry Leaders to be Honored
Nancy Dubuc and Patrick Esser Lead the List of NCTA’s 2013 Vanguard Winners
Ten Cable Industry Leaders to be Honored at The Cable Show 2013

For their outstanding contributions to the cable industry, Nancy Dubuc, President, Entertainment & Media, A+E Networks, and Patrick Esser, President, Cox Communications, are the recipients of the cable industry’s top honor, the Vanguard Award for “Distinguished Leadership,” the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) announced today. 

Contacts: Brian Dietz/Joy Sims, NCTA, (202) 222-2350

4/17/2013 Eight IT Experts Chosen as CIO.IT Finalists
Eight IT Experts Chosen as Finalists in “Solutions on Stage” – The Cable Show’s CIO.IT | Competition 2013

Eight executives of vendor companies for cable industry Information Technology (IT) services have been chosen by a selection committee of cable Chief Information Officers (CIOs) as finalists in the fourth annual CIO.IT | Competition 2013, a program of solution-based presentations scheduled for the CIO.IT program at The Cable Show 2013, in Washington, DC. 

Contacts: Joy Sims, NCTA, (202) 222-2350

2/19/2013 NCTA Seeks Nominees for 2013 Vanguard Awards
NCTA Seeks Nominees for 2013 Vanguard Awards
Annual Awards Will Recognize the Cable Industry’s Brightest Leaders

The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) issued its annual call for nominations for the Vanguard Awards, the cable industry’s highest honor.   Now in their 48th year, the Vanguard Awards honor the cable industry’s foremost leaders in management, technology, programming, operations and marketing whose accomplishments merit the recognition of the entire industry.   

Contacts: Joy Sims (202) 222-2350

2/5/2013 Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair Comes to The Cable Show
Hiring Our Heroes Comes to The Cable Show 2013
Career Fair Designed to Connect Veterans, Reservists and Military Spouses with Cable Industry Jobs

In an effort to educate skilled veterans, reservists and military spouses about the U.S. cable industry and connect them with companies that are seeking workers, dozens of companies will be participating in a job fair hosted this June at the National Cable & Telecommunications Association’s (NCTA) annual convention, The Cable Show 2013

Cable operators and programming networks as well as technology and software companies will be conducting on-site interviews and testing for nationwide jobs.  In addition, attendees will have the opportunity to attend career guidance workshops aimed at improving important skills, such as resume writing and interviewing.  

Contacts: Joy Sims, NCTA, (202) 222-2300

12/4/2012 Spring Technical Forum Call for Papers Now Open
Spring Technical Forum Returns to The Cable Show 2013
NCTA, CableLabs® and SCTE Issue Annual Call for Technical Papers

Some of the cable industry’s brightest technical minds, engineering dynamics and future-focused business concepts will be on display in Washington, DC next June as part of Spring Technical Forum at The Cable Show 2013

Contacts: Joy Sims, NCTA, (202) 222-2350