College Broadcasters, Inc. To Hold Fall Convention
September 12, 2011 at 4:16 PM (PT)
THE NATIONAL COLLEGE MEDIA CONVENTION will convene at THE RENAISSANCE SEAWORLD in ORLANDO, FL from OCTOBER 26th-30th. College Broadcasters, Inc. (CBI) will present more than 80 sessions, events, and tours geared towards student radio and television broadcasters and webcasters.
Highlights include a special pre-convention workshop entitled FCC 101; a presentation by NAB Dire./Digital Strategies SKIP PIZZI; and a special focus on issues related to the recent spate of sales of student radio stations. CBI will inform attending stations of what is needed to be compliant with webcasting and other copyright issues. What's more, a representative from SOUNDEXCHANGE will be in attendance.
Also at the convention, CBI will announce the winners of the NATIONAL STUDENT PRODUCTION AWARDS at a special recognition ceremony on FRIDAY, OCT. 28th. There were nearly 600 entries judged by industry professionals; a list of finalists is available here.
"CBI has a fantastic lineup of sessions this year thanks to many students, advisers and industry professionals who volunteer their time to share their experiences, knowledge and information," CBI Exec. Dir. WILL ROBEDEE said.
Additional information on the 90th annual NATIONAL COLLEGE MEDIA CONVENTION can be found here.