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November 12, 2020
1:00-3:00PM

"Weathernar" about NextGen TV and the Future of TV Weather

The AWARN Alliance, the leading advocate for advanced emergency alerting and information powered by ATSC 3.0, sees Next Gen TV as a game-changer for the broadcast and weather industries.

Join us for a unique Weathernar webinar that will focus on how ATSC 3.0 is a powerful new tool for improving public safety, as well as the entire landscape of emergency alerting and information, especially weather-related warnings. 

A terrific panel of thought leaders and innovators will share their insights on the profound impact that Next Gen TV can have for the whole weather enterprise. Following a “level set” on ATSC 3.0/Next Gen TV from ATSC President Madeleine Noland, panelists will explore how  new system can help address the challenges of delivering vital, often life-saving weather information.

 

Panelists:

Madeleine Noland, President of ATSC

Veronica Johnson, morning lead meteorologist with WJLA and
fellow of the American Meteorological Society

Kodi Berry, Ph.D., FACETs Program Lead at NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory

Rodney Thompson, Senior Strategist, Digital B2B2C Weather Products at
The Weather Company – an IBM Business

Mark Taylor, technologist with myRadar and a strategic advisor to the AWARN Alliance

Moderator:

John Lawson, Executive Director of the AWARN Alliance

 

To register for this free event, please use the link below:

https://event.webinarjam.com/register/4/xxp3wa2

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2020-11-12 13:00:00 2020-11-12 15:00:00 America/Detroit "Weathernar" about NextGen TV and the Future of TV Weather The AWARN Alliance, the leading advocate for advanced emergency alerting and information powered by ATSC 3.0, sees Next Gen TV as a game-changer for the broadcast and weather industries. Join us for a unique Weathernar webinar that will focus on how ATSC 3.0 is a powerful new tool for improving public safety, as well as the entire landscape of emergency alerting and information, especially weather-related warnings.  A terrific panel of thought leaders and innovators will share their insights on the profound impact that Next Gen TV can have for the whole weather enterprise. Following a “level set” on ATSC 3.0/Next Gen TV from ATSC President Madeleine Noland, panelists will explore how  new system can help address the challenges of delivering vital, often life-saving weather information.   Panelists: Madeleine Noland, President of ATSC Veronica Johnson, morning lead meteorologist with WJLA and fellow of the American Meteorological Society Kodi Berry, Ph.D., FACETs Program Lead at NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory Rodney Thompson, Senior Strategist, Digital B2B2C Weather Products at The Weather Company – an IBM Business Mark Taylor, technologist with myRadar and a strategic advisor to the AWARN Alliance Moderator: John Lawson, Executive Director of the AWARN Alliance   To register for this free event, please use the link below: https://event.webinarjam.com/register/4/xxp3wa2 ----