Make sure you mark your calendars for SCTE/ISBE upcoming events and activities. You can find additional listings at

SCTE/ISBE Upcoming Events and Activities

What Does ‘The Next Big…Expo’ Have Waiting for You?

The cable telecommunications engineering event of the year — SCTE•ISBE Cable-Tec Expo® — returns to The Mile High City in 2017 from Tuesday through Friday, Oct. 17–20. Find your reasons to register at and sign up today to be in Denver. Consider exhibitor, advertiser, and sponsor opportunities, too.

Do You Know These Technologies?

Take advantage of the remaining four compelling topics for 2017 for SCTE•ISBE LiveLearning Webinars™ for Professionals, conducted in partnership with Broadband Technology Report (BTR). Connect with subject matter experts to advance your career. Here’s the slate: “The New World of Content Discovery” (Sept. 21), “RF over Glass at the Premises” (Oct. 19), “Proactive Network Maintenance for DOCSIS® 3.1” (Nov. 16), and “Exploring Cable Mobility” (Dec. 21). Hold the dates/register today at

Power Hour Preps Execs for the Road Ahead

The quarterly learning opportunities called SCTE•ISBE LiveLearning Webinars™ for Executives are at your service for free if you are an SCTE•ISBE Executive Member. All other individuals may attend for $50. Learn more and sign up for the next quarterly offering today at Look in the Education section of the website. Call upon these convenient, hour-long, insightful learning sessions to get you set for unique challenges you face as a corporate leader in this constantly advancing industry. The archives, including “The Decision” by Grace Killelea, are available to Executive Members only!

Training to the Core

Come up to speed with the CORTEX EDS — and download the app. SCTE•ISBE’s exciting CORTEX Expert Development System™ (EDS) debuted at the Society’s Cable-Tec Expo 2016. Acquaint yourself with the new EDS with the help of an introductory video and then follow through, including downloading the unparalleled CORTEX Mobile App. Visit and get on track to becoming the technical expert you were meant to be.

‘DOCSIS® 3.1 Installation’: Expertise Awaits You and Your Team

The Society’s industry-leading online “DOCSIS® 3.1 Installation” course is designed to give you and your broadband installation professionals a greater understanding of the operational implications of DOCSIS® 3.1, as well as procedures for installation and methods for troubleshooting. Bring the course onsite for your workforce if you prefer. Invest in this unmatched training today at

‘Introduction to Internet of Things’

Internet of Things (IoT) introduces the concept of a network that connects billions of “things” and trillions of gigabytes of data to enhance decision-making and determine our online interactions. Plan ahead! The next offering of the SCTE•ISBE-Cisco Certification Prep Course on the subject begins Monday, Nov. 13. Sign up today at — and learn at your own pace.

Upcoming SCTE•ISBE Chapter Events

Find the complete set of listings at Under the Events tab, click on Event Calendar.

Sept. 13

Chattahoochee Chapter Vendor Day

Stone Mountain, Georgia

Contact: Aaron Weimer,


Sept. 13

Penn-York Chapter Cable-Tec Games

Verona, New York

Contact: Sean Stafford,


Sept. 20-21

Louisiana Chapter Vendor Day & Golf Outing

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Contact: Sean Dunathan,


Sept. 27-28

Central Florida Vendor Day & Golf Outing

Lakeland, Florida



Oct. 4

Iowa Heartland Vendor Day & Golf Outing

Hiawatha, Iowa

Contact: David Fyffe,


Nov. 8

Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter Vendor Day & Cable-Tec Games

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Contact: Don Rowe,


Nov. 15

Bluegrass Chapter Vendor Day

Lexington, Kentucky

Contact: Mike Salzman,


Nov. 15

Mt. Rainier Chapter Vendor Day

Everett, Washington

Contact: Trevor Gould,


Nov. 16

Music City Vendor Day & Cable-Tec Games

Nashville, Tennessee

Contact: Ronnie Craig,

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