The purpose of the meeting is to educate and inform the Commission and the public about the status and issues involved with the upcoming Digital Television Transition.

 

Panelists Statements

  • Michael J. Copps
    FCC Acting Chairman
    Statement: Word | Acrobat

  • Jonathan S. Adelstein
    FCC Commissioner
    Statement: Word | Acrobat

  • Robert M. McDowell
    FCC Commissioner
    Statement: Word | Acrobat

 

Panel 1: FCC and NTIA Reports on the Events of February 17, 2009 and Future Plans:

  • Gary Epstein

  • Eloise Gore
    Associate Bureau Chief
    Media Bureau
    Federal Communications Commission
    Statement
    Chart

  • Andrew Martin
    Chief Information Officer
    Federal Communications Commission
    Slide Presentation

  • Cathy Seidel
    Chief
    Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau
    Federal Communications Commission
    Statement

  • Patrick Webre
    Legal Advisor
    Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau
    Federal Communications Commission
    Statement

  • Julius Knapp
    Chief
    Office of Engineering and Technology
    Federal Communications Commission
    Statement

  • Dr. Bernadette McGuire-Rivera
    Associate Administrator
    Office of Telecommunications and Information Applications
    National Telecommunications and Information Administration

 

Panel 2: DTV Call CentersIndustry and Consumer Group Reports on the Events of February 17, 2009 and Future Plans:

  • David Rehr
    President and CEO
    National Association of Broadcasters

  • Kyle McSlarrow
    President and CEO
    National Cable & Telecommunications Association

  • David Donovan
    President
    MSTV

  • Gene Kimmelman
    Vice President for Federal and International Affair
    Consumers Union

  • Christopher A. McLean
    Executive Director
    Consumer Electronics Retailers Coalition
    Statement

  • Mark Lloyd
    Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
    Leadership Conference on Civil Rights and Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund
    Statement

  • Sandy Markwood
    Chief Executive Officer
    National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

 

Related Documents

3/3/09
FCC Releases Agenda and Witness List for Thursday, March 5, 2009 Open Commission Meeting.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/26/09
FCC to Hold Open Commission Meeting Thursday, March 5, 2009.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

 

 

 

Updated: 
Thursday, May 14, 2015