Streaming TechCon Sessions

Last Updated by Katie Wilson | Senior Manager | PBS Digital on

techconsquare16.jpgThe annual PBS Technology Conference is being held in Las Vegas this Wednesday through Friday, and several general sessions will be available to view through a live stream. To watch, log in to myPBS and visit

Following is a list of sessions available on the live stream.

Making Sense of the Modern Media Maelstrom
This half-day program is intended to stimulate collaboration and deeper thinking about the future of public media.
Timings are fluid, but will include the following sessions:

  • Keynote speaker Robert Tercek: Beyond Disruption
  • A Future-Looking Collaborative Exercise
  • We Tried It and You Can Too! How PBS NewsHour Innovates on Digital Platforms
  • How to get the most out of TechCon
  • PBS Leadership Remarks with Paula Kerger

THURSDAY APRIL 14, 11:30AM – 1:30PM ET
PBS Technology Update

  • Day two kicks off with Mario Vecchi hosting a session that looks across the technology landscape, including priority PBS Technology & Operations projects focused on quality, reliability, innovation, and the future of Interconnection.
  • Ira Rubenstein will share key digital trends and provide updates on the introduction of the new site and the station roll-out of Passport.

FRIDAY APRIL 15, 7:30PM – 8:30PM ET
Town Hall Q&A Session
The closing session will comprise a Town Hall style meeting to address attendees' questions and concerns

For more information about TechCon visit the SPI Blog.

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