Advertising spots available in August issue of The Signal

The Signal April 2012 IssueAdvertising spots have opened in the August issue of The Signal. Space is limited, so contact Debbie Hennessey today if you are interested in advertising your product or service to the industry’s leading technical experts. Members of the Society of Broadcast Engineer are the leaders, the trendsetters – the people who can drive your product or service to new levels of success.

The bi-monthly, 16 page, printed newsletter provides members with timely articles on various broadcast-related topics, information on upcoming events, recognition of members’ activities and achievements and details of the SBE services.

To see an example of the new layout, which debuted in April click here. Download and return the advertising rate card and reservation form by June 25. For questions contact Debbie at (317) 846-9000 or by email.

Tune into ‘This Week in Radio Tech’ tonight

Don’t forget to listen to SBE Executive Director John Poray, on “This Week in Radio Tech” Wednesday, May 9 EDT. Hear the live recording by visiting http://twit.tv/twirt at 8 p.m. EDT tonight. Poray plans to discuss the paper he presented at the NAB Show in April, “The Shortage of Broadcast Engineers – is there, or do we just need to know where to look?“, as well as other current initiatives of the SBE.

Poray is guest on ‘This Week in Radio Tech’ May 9

SBE Executive Director John Poray, is Wednesday’s guest on “This Week in Radio Tech“. Listen the live recording by visiting http://twit.tv/twirt at 8 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 9. Poray plans to discuss the paper he presented at the NAB Show in April, “The Shortage of Broadcast Engineers – is there, or do we just need to know where to look?“, as well as other current initiatives of the SBE.

The Shortage of Broadcast Engineers – is there, or do we just need to know where to look?

SBE Executive Director John Poray, CAE, presented “The Shortage of Broadcast Engineers – is there, or do we just need to know where to look?” at the BEC during the 2012 NAB Show. Did you miss the presentation? If so, view the paper, which examines current broadcast engineering demographics and employment trends.

TV Technology features article on the Ennes Workshop at NAB

Fred Baumgartner, CPBE, CBNT, who develops the Ennes Workshops, wrote a great article on what to expect from this year’s Ennes Workshop at the NAB Show. This is worth reading even if you aren’t planning to attend. The workshop takes place this Saturday, April 14 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Room S225 beginning at 8 a.m. PDT. Be sure to register with the NAB if you wish to attend.

Must read Radio World articles on CBNE and Ennes Workshop

Anticipating the release of the new Certified Broadcast Networking Engineer (CBNE) certification? Take a look at this recent Radio World article with a list of books to use when studying for the exam.  We will have an announcement about CBNE next week. Stay tuned!

Heading to the NAB Show? Here’s a great article in the March 28 Radio World issue of what to expect during the Ennes Workshop by Fred Baumgartner, CPBE, CBNT. Jerry Whitaker’s presentation “The Tube Sound: Fact of Fiction?” during the Saturday program is sure to be a crowd pleaser!

TWiRT IPv6 discussion and COX Media Group tour

On TWiRT Kirk Harnack reviews the SBE column by Wayne Pecena in Radio World. Register for the SBE IPv6 webinar by Pacena on July 11. http://bit.ly/ipv6web

TWiRT is a weekly podcast that reviews current news, commentary, ideas, fun, and tips to help broadcast engineers.