Date: June 13, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location: Blue Harbor Resort, Sheboygan, WI
The WBA Summer Conference in Sheboygan will feature a special one-day version of the Media Technology Institute designed to assist engineers in maintaining transmission systems, station compliance with the FCC, and reviewing critical skills and relationships.
TUESDAY, JUNE 13
10:00 AM: Welcome with Michelle Vetterkind, WBA President & CEO
Welcome and Discussion of Schedule with Terry Baun
10:15 AM: What can you expect to do as a Broadcast/Media Technologist?
11:00 AM: RF Fundamentals for Radio/TV
1 PM: Basic FCC Compliance
2 PM: People and Relationships – Why does this matter?
3 PM Break
3:15 PM Scenario exercise/group activity – Putting it all together
5 PM Reception
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14 – JOIN WBA SUMMER CONFERENCE ENGINEERING DAY
9 AM: The TV Repack: What Will Wisconsin Look Like?
9:45 AM: A LPFM Case Study
10:30 AM: Break
10:45 AM: AES67 and Livewire+ Tech Refresher and Compliance Update
11:30 AM: HVAC, Clear the Air
12:15 PM: Engineer’s Lunch
1:30 PM: A Refresher on Cellular Technology
2:15 PM: Ask a Manager (Panel Discussion)
3:15 PM: Break
3:30 PM: Roundtable discussions on repack, Raspberry Pi and other fillings, social media audience, and engineering liability
5:30 PM: WBA Exhibits, Reception and Dinner
Underwriting for the Media Technology Institute is provided by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association and Midwest Communications.
*PLEASE NOTE THAT SPACE IS LIMITED AND IS FIRST COME – FIRST SERVED*
FEES $279 – INCLUDES: Tuesday WBA MTI Lite, Wednesday WBA Summer Conference Engineering Day and one night hotel room.
Blue Harbor Resort
725 Blue Harbor Drive
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Information coming soon.