Saturday, April 6 - Wednesday, April 10
From the BEA Festival of Media Arts to the latest academic research projects, today's top publishers to free software training labs, career advice for students to cutting-edge speakers, this is the one place where electronic media professionals and educators converge – all for an affordable price. MORE
Wednesday, April 10
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The NAB Education Foundation will host its annual spring Career Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the NAB Show. The event is produced in partnership with the Broadcast Education Association.
Career Day provides an excellent opportunity for media companies to network with experienced professionals, college students and entry-level job seekers interested in advancing a career in the broadcast industry. In addition to a variety of media recruiters, Career Day includes a series of informative sessions and one-on-one career coaching.
Job Seekers: Whether you are looking to find your first job in broadcast, advance in your current position, or land an internship, you won't want to miss this opportunity to meet with major industry recruiters. Admission is free for job seekers, but pre- or onsite registration is required. To register for Career Day 2013, visit NAB Show Registration and enter the Pass Code CF13 in the payment line for free registration. For more information contact Isabelle Tilghman via email.
Recruiters: If you are a broadcast company with valuable positions to fill, you won't want to miss this opportunity to meet and interview qualified candidates. If your company would like to reserve a booth at Career Day, complete the recruiter registration form. For more information regarding booth reservations please contact Isabelle Tilghman via email.
Want to get a head-start? Find your fit on Broadcast Career Link.
IABM Explores Industry Re-invention with Senior Industry Executives
Monday, April 8
7:30 a.m. Breakfast / Meeting Start 7:45 - 9 a.m.
Room N234 - 236 LVCC
The increasing power of IT technology, combined with the need to distribute and monetize content on multiple platforms, has driven broadcasters, pay TV operators, service providers, and other end-users of digital media technology to create and deploy new workflows strategies and business models.
This rapid shift in the commercial priorities of end-users has significant implications for the supply side of the industry.
This thought-provoking session, organized by The IABM, the trade organization that represents broadcast technology vendors and the leading source of supply-side industry, will provide unique insight into challenges and opportunities facing vendors as the industry enters a period of transition from long-established business models to an environment where end-user increasingly demand software-based solutions, elastic provisioning, and higher levels of both efficiency and customer service.
Up to the minute market intelligence data will be presented to underpin the following debate among senior industry leaders. The critical issues facing the industry in these times of change and opportunity will be discussed.
How will larger companies adapt? What role will new entrants play? What will be the key drivers as the broadcast and media industry goes through this period of re-invention?
This is an excellent opportunity to gain a unique insight in to the developments that matter.
New York Festivals International Film & TV Awards
Tuesday, April 9
The New York Festivals® International Television & Film Awards recognizes the "World's Best Television & Films ™" in all areas of programming. Now entering its 56th year, the total number of entries continues to grow, representing over 50 different countries, making the NYF™ Television & Film Awards one of the most well-known and widely respected competitions on the globe. Dedicated to both the TV and Film industries, categories mirror today's global trends and encourage the next generation of story-tellers: News, Sports, Documentary, Reality, Drama, Feature Films, Telenovelas, Webisodes, Promo, Music Videos, Corporate Films, Animation. MORE
RAIN Summit West
Sunday, April 7
RAIN Summit West is the world's leading conference specifically devoted to the topic of Internet radio. Broadcast radio executives, Internet radio entrepreneurs, sales executives, and technology visionaries convene for a day-long event of panels, research presentations, and talks by industry leaders. Topics range from programming and marketing, to business strategies and international opportunities. Now in its 12th year, this is a conference you can't afford to miss! . MORE
Register now for RAIN Summit West. MORE