Learn, Network & Connect with the Leaders in News Technology

The Technology Leadership Summit is an innovative invitation-only event that delivers maximum value for attendees in terms of education, peer interaction and networking, as well as maximum ROI for sponsors wanting to build relationships with qualified decision makers.

What you will learn

  • Next Gen Workflows: New technologies for attracting younger audiences
  • What’s New in News Technologies: Engineering better newsrooms
  • IP and Cloud Tech: Key trends to watch
  • New developments in video production technologies
  • Sports Tech: Winning the live TV game with new technologies
  • CTO Strategies: Building for the future

What you get

  • FREE Registration
  • FREE Hotel Accomodations
  • FREE Meals & Cocktail Party
  • A month's worth of high-level encounters and peer networking in just two days
  • Countless networking opportunities
  • Peer exchange sessions, industry roundtables and daily networking activities
  • Fresh ideas from experts & innovators
  • One-on-one access to industry experts and visionaries
  • A focused preview of next-generation technology
  • Accelerate your strategic knowledge of available solutions, advancements and capabilities

How to apply

This event does reach capacity every year, so apply early to ensure your spot and avoid the waitlist.

Countdown Until Technology Leadership Summit 2018!

Here's a glimpse of prior attendee companies

2017 Speakers Lineup

Joe Addalia
Director of Technology Projects
Hearst Television

Ali E. Amoli
Director, Product Management & Solutions Development
Sony Electronics Professional Solutions Americas

Eric Armstrong
VP, Market Development

David Beauvais
Assistant Director of Engineering
WCVB TV Hearst

Lew Blanchette
System Architect
Snell Advanced Media

Thomas Burns
CTO for Media & Entertainment
Dell EMC

Tom Butts
TV Technology

Edward Caleca
Executive Consultant
Technology & Management Consulting

Tom Creter
VP, Production & Operations
Fox Sports

Ken Dillard
Vice President of Sales, USA

Brady Dreasler
Corporate Director of Engineering
Quincy Media

Jason Friedlander
Director Product & Technology Evangelism
Verizon Digital Media Services

Josh Hatter
VP of Operations
Wazee Digital

William Hayes
Director of Engineering and Technology
Iowa Public Television

David Helmly
Senior Manager, Professional Video & Audio
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Jeff Johnson
VP of Technology

John King
VP Sales Engineering

Jon Landman
VP of Sales

John Lawson
Executive Director
AWARN Alliance

Deborah McAdams
Executive Editor
TV Technology

Tom McDonald
Senior Technology Marketing Manager, Media and Entertainment

Matt Miller
VP of Engineering

Brian Olson
Vice President of Product Management

Del Parks
Sinclair Broadcast Group

Mark Playdon
Director of Broadcast Sales

Chris Ripley
President & CEO
Sinclair Broadcast Group

Michael Saffell
Director of Engineering
Hearst Television WMUR

Tom Sahara
VP of Operations & Technology
Turner Sports

Mike Savello
VP Sales

Dave Siegler
VP of Technical Operations
Cox Media Group

Steve Smith
CSBE, President
Broadcast Technology Consultants

David Smith
Executive Chairman
Sinclair Broadcast Group

Andrew Thomas
Broadcast Media Technology

Jared Timmins
Director of Strategic Accounts
Grass Valley

Joe Torelli
Broadcast Solutions Strategist
Arvato Systems North America

Jeffrey Zellmer
Regional VP of Creative Services at Fox 5 and Fox TV Stations
FOX Television Stations

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors and Partners!

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Cocktail Sponsor

Affiliate Sponsor

Marketing Partner

2018  Event Venue

Embassy Suites by Hilton
Raleigh Durham Research Triangle

201 Harrison Oaks Blvd.
Cary, NC 27513

Broadcasting & Cable

Multichannel News