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Long time Tower Service Contractor, John Hignite, was a fixture in the Southern California broadcast industry. He passed away on October 15th, just one day short of his 88th birthday. For decades, John was a familiar face in the radio and TV engineering community. He will be missed.
(Via Robert Reymont/ SBE Chapter 9 Phoenix:)
Please find information below about a 2-day training course being offered by the IEEE Broadcast Technology Society in Los Angeles on 25 & 26 October 2013.
Could you please forward this information to SBE members in your area?
“Bridging the Gap: Video and IT Technology for Engineers.”
Location: Fox Engineering and Operations, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 103, Room 1150A, Los Angeles, California 90064 USA
Dates: Friday & Saturday, 25 & 26 October
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Taught by well-known broadcast industry experts Wes Simpson and John Luff, “Bridging the Gap” training is ideal for engineers and senior level technicians responsible for designing, upgrading, and maintaining broadcast facilities. Professionals taking the course will walk away with a deeper understanding of a wide range of current and emerging technologies used in broadcast facilities, including baseband digital video transport, video servers, data networking for broadcast facilities, metadata, archiving, and video compression, enabling them to more efficiently resolve day-to-day issues.
Attendees receive a printed copy of the course materials featuring detailed diagrams and tables for future reference. Continuing education credits are available to those who complete the course.
Please contact me with any questions and/or concerns.
Amy Reeder, Technical Community Program Specialist
IEEE Broadcast Technology Society
445 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854 USA
You’re invited to the
33rd Annual SCFCC Meeting and Christmas party
Lunch will be served
|Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org|
November 6th, 2013
From 10am to 1pm
Richland/CBS West site (formerly the KCBS-TV site) at Mt. Wilson
(via email from Robert Reymont/SBE 09, Phoenix)
If you know of anyone in Phoenix or Arizona (or elsewhere) who might be interested, FLC has a position that just opened for a Broadcast Engineer/IT Specialist.
The position will report to the Director of Engineering (me). The job is based in Tucson.
You are more than welcome to post on the SBE Chapter 9 website if you like. FLC HR dept will post this with National SBE JOBS.
Full description and application forms/procedures may be found on our website at this link: http://www.myflr.org/job_openings/broadcast-engineer-it-specialist/
Director of Engineering
Family Life Communications, Inc.
7355 N. Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ 85704
I’ve shut off the New Account sign-ups due to bogus new users establishing accounts here, probably for spamming posts. It has been going on for some time, but lately I’ve been deleting around a dozen or so per day and it gets old.
If you want a new subscriber account, drop me an email and I’ll do it for you manually on this end…No more vulnerable automation. Thanks all.