2018 Schedule

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Ohio Broadcast and Multimedia Technology Conference
Thursday,  November 8, 2018
Greater Columbus Convention Center


7:30 a.m. Registration Opens
8 a.m. Exhibit Hall Opens & Continental Breakfast
Breakfast sponsored by Comrex
Efforts in a MultiPlatform World: Separating Signal from Noise
Moderator:  Jim Tarantine, Futuri Media
Craig Bowman, Futuri Media
Robert Meisse, Mid-State Multimedia Group
Rockie Thomas, Media Creek, Inc.
10:15 a.m. Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:30 a.m. RADIO BREAKOUT #1: Radio Broadcasters and the
Digital Dashboard
David Layer, National Association of Broadcasters
10:30 a.m. TV BREAKOUT #1: Recent Experiences with ATSC 3.0
from Seoul to Phoenix
Joe Seccia, GatesAir
10:30 a.m. IT BREAKOUT #1: Basic Exploration of SNMP
Tony Peterle, Worldcast Systems, Inc.
10:30 a.m. MULTIMEDIA BREAKOUT #1: Wireless Microphones 
in the Post Re-Pack World
John Muldrow, Lectrosonics
11:15 a.m. RADIO BREAKOUT #2: Private or Public Cloud, Your
Rack Room is Going There
Kirk Harnack, The Telos Alliance
11:15 a.m. TV BREAKOUT #2: Repack, Reimbursement and the 
Rush for Our Spectrum
Robert Weller, National Association of Broadcasters
11:15 a.m. IT BREAKOUT #2: Delivering Power Over Data Cabling
Roy Kusuma, Belden
11:15 a.m. MULTIMEDIA BREAKOUT #2: 5G Technology and the Future
of Remote Broadcasts
Chris Crump, Comrex
12 p.m. Exhibitor Showcase & Luncheon
Sponsored by The Telos Alliance
2:30 p.m. RADIO BREAKOUT #3: Monitoring and Compliance in an 
Evolving Regulatory Landscape
Paul Stewart, Summit Technology Group
2:30 p.m. TV BREAKOUT #3: Next Generation IP News Gathering: 
The Advent of High-Speed Multi-User IP ENG Solutions
Jeff Cohen, IMT Vislink
2:30 p.m. IT BREAKOUT #3: Network Stepping Stones – How to 
IP Enable Anything
Joe Stack, Stackley Devices, LLC
2:30 p.m. MULTIMEDIA BREAKOUT #3: Reverse Engineering Rich Media
Creation for New Delivery Models
Jon Rutherford, Keycode Media
Lisa Jackson, Keycode Media
3:10 p.m. Refreshment Break
3:25 p.m. CLOSING SESSION: Practical Cybersecurity for Broadcasters
5 Things To Do Now
Moderator:  Kirk Harnack, The Telos Alliance
Noah Auman, Elite Networks, LLC
Matt Levin, One Connection Media
Amy Scites, Homeside FInancial
 4:30 p.m. Conference Adjourns