News Releases

December 4, 2007

ATSC Audio Summit Scheduled For February 19, 2008 – Press Release

For Immediate Release Washington, D.C., December 4, 2007 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has officially announced the dates for their 2008 Audio Summit, to be held on February 19, 2008 at the Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa in Rancho Mirage, California. The event will be held in conjunction with the HPA Technology […]

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October 2, 2007

ATSC Names Henderson As Next TSG Board Chairman – Press Release

For Immediate Release WASHINGTON, October 2007 – The Board of Directors of the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) have named John Henderson to be the next Chairman of the Technology and Standards Group. Mr. Henderson has been an active participant in ATSC for many years, contributing to its technology and standards group, the planning committee […]

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June 22, 2007

ATSC Receives Proposals For Mobile And Handheld Standard – Press Release

For Immediate Release WASHINGTON, June 22, 2007 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) is pleased to announce that it has received ten submissions in response to its Request for Proposals (RFP) for its Mobile and Handheld Standard (ATSC-M/H). The ATSC-M/H Standard will enable delivery of television content and data to mobile and handheld devices […]

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May 21, 2007

ATSC Honors Mark Eyer, 2007 Bernard Lechner Award Recipient – Press Release

For Immediate Release WASHINGTON, May 21, 2007 – Mark Eyer was honored last week as this year’s recipient of the Bernard Lechner Outstanding Contributor Award. The presentation was made in Arlington, Virginia at the Pentagon City Ritz-Carlton, during the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) Annual Meeting held Thursday, May 17, 2006. Mr. Eyer is a […]

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May 21, 2007

ATSC Issues Request For Proposals For Mobile And Handheld Specifications – Press Release

For Immediate Release WASHINGTON, May 21, 2007 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) Technology and Standards Group (TSG) has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to identify potential specifications to be used for its mobile and handheld standard (ATSC-M/H). The ATSC-M/H Standard will enable delivery of television content and data to mobile and handheld […]

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April 9, 2007

ATSC To Develop Standard For Mobile And Handheld Services – Press Release

For Immediate Release ATSC-M/H to be optimized for use in broadcast channels Washington, D.C., April 9, 2007 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has launched the process to develop a standard that will enable broadcasters to deliver television content and data to mobile and handheld devices via their DTV broadcast signal. “The ATSC-M/H Standard […]

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March 2, 2007

Digital Evolution: ATSC/NAB ‘DTV Hot Spot’ At NAB2007 – Press Release

For Immediate Release Washington, D.C., March, 2007 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) will demonstrate the most sophisticated technologies in digital television at the ATSC DTV HotSpot 2007. The theme of this year’s demonstration area is ‘Digital Evolution.’ The DTV HotSpot will be showcased at the world’s […]

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January 19, 2007

Honduras Adopts ATSC Standard – Press Release

For Immediate Release WASHINGTON, January 19, 2007 – The Advanced Television Systems Committee is pleased that the country of Honduras has adopted the ATSC Digital Television Standard for digital terrestrial television broadcasting. The decision to adopt the ATSC Standard was made by the Comision Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (CONATEL) on January 9, and became effective on […]

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