Wisconsin Broadcasters Association

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.

Instructors

Agenda

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

Noon: Lunch

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*

Please click here for more information on the WBA Summer Conference.

FEES $279 – INCLUDES: Tuesday WBA MTI Lite, Wednesday WBA Summer Conference Engineering Day and one night hotel room.


Hotel

Blue Harbor Resort

Blue Harbor Resort
725 Blue Harbor Drive
Sheboygan, WI 53081

HOTEL RESERVATIONS:

Information coming soon.

Register
If you are registering for more than one person, you will have the opportunity to change quantities in your cart.
Member: $279.00

Wednesday Events Attending (Please check all that apply)
Engineering Sessions
Engineers Luncheon
Exhibit Reception
Dinner & Ice Cream Social