The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) has opened its call for papers for Cable-Tec Expo 2022, which will take place from 19th to 22nd September as a hybrid event in Philadelphia, PA. This year’s Expo is chaired by Comcast Cable President and CEO David Watson and Liberty Global Vice-chairman and CEO Michael Fries.
According to SCTE, People from around the globe will reunite in person and online to experience the most compelling technologies that are building the future of connectivity. This year’s theme is: "Creating Infinite Possibilities.”
In the call for papers for Expo's Fall Technical Forum, SCTE says it is seeking subject matter experts in 13 key categories that explore forward-looking technologies and solutions to help power the industry’s 10G platform and move its technical foundation forward.
What submissions is SCTE looking for and what is Expo 2022 about?
Three new categories are being introduced this year: Software Development, Automation, and Tooling; DevOps and Agile; and Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Additionally, SCTE is also looking for submissions in the following categories: Wireline Access Network; Wireless Access Network; Converged Networks and Mobility; Security and Privacy; Operational Transformation; Cloud and Virtualisation; Energy Management and Sustainability on the Road to 10G; Internet of Things, Home Networking, Smart Cities, and Emerging Services; Video Services; and Workforce Learning & Development.
"Expo 2022 will preview the emerging technologies and applications transforming the industry and reveal what’s next in the evolution of broadband,” said Mark Dzuban, president and CEO of SCTE. "While we’ve hosted very successful virtual events the last two years, we are eager to get back together in-person as an industry and move forward with a hybrid approach for 2022, combining the best elements of an on-site experience with compelling streaming content for those attending virtually from all over the world."
The SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2022 Program Committee, co-chaired by Sherita Ceasar, of Comcast, and Bill Warga, of Liberty Global, will review all technical abstracts. All abstracts must be submitted for SCTE Cable-Tec Expo is known around the world for close to four decades as the preeminent venue for thought leadership, engineering innovation, and pioneering business insights. This year Expo will reunite thousands of professionals for over 100 hours of learning, premier thought leaders, and hundreds of innovative vendors with leading edge technology solutions.