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October 29, 2019
— NAB’s annual awards highlighting significant technical achievements will be presented at the 2020 NAB Show —
— Nomination deadline is January 13, 2020 —
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters has opened nominations for its 2020 Technology Awards, which are presented each year at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, Nev. The awards highlight significant achievements in the field of broadcast technology. The below awards are presented each year:
- Radio Engineering Achievement Award
- Television Engineering Achievement Award
- Technology Innovation Award
- Best Paper Award
The Radio and Television Engineering Achievement Awards are presented to individuals for their outstanding accomplishments in the radio or television broadcast industry, respectively.
NAB’s Technology Innovation Award is presented to an organization showing an advanced technology exhibit or demonstration at the NAB Show that has not yet been commercialized.
Finally, the Best Paper Award honors the author(s) of a paper of exceptional merit that is published in the Proceedings of the 2020 Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology (BEIT) Conference, held each year as part of the NAB Show.
“It is an annual highlight to present these awards to deserving individuals and organizations in celebration of our industry’s technical and engineering achievements,” said NAB’s Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Sam Matheny. “I look forward to again recognizing the successes that foster progress in broadcast technology and broadcaster innovation at the 2020 NAB Show.”
The deadline for nominations is January 13, 2020. Nomination forms and detailed award rules are available at nab.org/events/awards.asp, along with listings of past recipients.
About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 18-22, 2020, in Las Vegas is the world’s largest convention encompassing media, entertainment and technology. With more than 90,000 attendees from 160 countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and fuel the digital storytelling economy. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms, NAB Show is where global visionaries convene to bring content to life in new and exciting ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.
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