NAB Show Opening

Monday, April 8 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Location: N4

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Join us as NAB President and CEO Gordon H. Smith kicks off the 2019 NAB Show, the world's largest and most comprehensive convention encompassing the convergence of media, entertainment and technology. The show will open with Smith’s State of the Broadcast Industry address and includes the presentation of the Spirit of Broadcasting Award to veteran radio industry reporter Tom Taylor in recognition of his leadership and lasting contributions to broadcasting, and the presentation of the Distinguished Service Award to entertainment industry legend Alan Alda for his significant contributions to the industry.

State of the Broadcast Industry Address:
Gordon H. Smith, President and CEO, National Association of Broadcasters

In his State of the Broadcast Industry remarks, NAB President and CEO Gordon H. Smith will highlight the unique and vital role of America’s local radio and TV broadcasters – everyday heroes who provide the emergency information, most trusted news and investigative journalism that communities rely on every day. In addition, Smith will address the policies impacting the future growth and success of broadcast radio and television.


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    Education Program: Main Stage

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