Registration is now closed and will reopen onsite.

Please note that the early bird deadline has passed and registration costs have increased by $100.

PBS is pleased to announce that registration rates remain flat this year!  Early Bird registration deadline is Friday, March 17, 2017. Advance Registration closes Friday, April 7, 2017 at noon. After this date, registrations must be made on site at the registration desk and include a processing fee.

PBS Headquarters Staff (Arlington or Springfield, VA)


PBS Member Stations, APT, APTS, CPB, NETA, NPR, PBS Producers


PBS Small Station (must be on CPB approved list)




Early Bird Registration ends Friday, March 17, 2017. After this date, registration costs increase by $100.

Advance Registration closes Friday, April 7, 2017 at noon. After this date, registrations must be made on site at the registration desk and include a processing fee.

See below for NAB details.

All registrations for the 2017 PBS Technology Conference must be pre-paid. Each completed online registration form must be preceded by a check or completed with credit card information. We regret that purchase orders cannot be accepted. Company or personal checks are accepted, as are American Express, MasterCard and Visa credit cards. Registration forms with incomplete payment information will not be processed.

***We encourage you to register by Friday, March 17 in order to receive the Early Bird price.***

- Complete the online registration form for the 2017 PBS Technology Conference.

- Charge the registration fee to your credit card (this is a secure site).

- Once you have registered, you will receive an e-mail registration confirmation.

- Ready to register? CLICK HERE.

ARE YOU PAYING BY CHECK? PBS must receive your check before you register. Once your check is received, you will be emailed a code that will allow you to register for the event. The check must be received on or before March 17 to receive the Early Bird rate.

Please make the check to: PBS Technology Conference

Check Memo: Your name / 2017 PBS Technology Conference

Mail check to:
Traci Richards
Associate Director, Meetings & Events
2100 Crystal Drive
Arlington, VA 22202
Memo: Your name / 2017 Technology Conference

When your registration is complete, you will receive an email confirmation. If you register online and do not receive a confirmation within 24 hours, please contact Traci Richards at or 703-739-8464.

Registration cancellations and requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to Traci Richards at Registration cancellations postmarked on or before March 17 will receive a full refund. Registration cancellations postmarked between March 18 and April 7 will receive a full refund minus a $100 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations beginning April 8, or for conference no-shows. 

Badges will not be mailed in advance. You may pick up your credentials at the registration desk on-site at the conference.
PBS has secured a discounted rate with NAB for PBS stations and staff.

- NAB Members will receive the Conference Flex Pass for $300.

- Non-members will receive $100 off the full price of the Conference Flex Pass.

Please contact Naseem Hussain at with questions.

The availability of press registration to the PBS Technology is extremely limited. Please submit your request by contacting Jennifer Byrne, Senior Director, Media Relations, PBS Corporate Communications, at

Contact Traci Richards at or 703-739-8464 with questions about registration.