Registration Information


Registration will open January 2019.

REGISTRATION

TechCon takes place April 3-5 at The Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas. For travel purposes, the conference begins at 2pm on Wednesday, April 3 and runs through Friday, April 5.

RATES:
PBS Member Stations $610.00
PBS Small Station (must be on CPB's approved list*) $500.00
PBS Staff $610.00
APT $610.00
APTS $610.00
CPB $610.00
NETA $610.00
NPR $610.00
Nonmembers (Consultants, Vendors, Speakers, non-sponsors) $875.00

*
FY 2019 TV CSG recipients with a 2017 (most recent year) NFFS total below $2M or with a 3-year average (2015, 2016, 2017) NFFS below $2M.

Early Bird Registration ends Friday, March 1, 2019. After this date, registration costs increase by $100.

Online Registration closes at noon on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. After this date, registrations must be made on site at the registration desk and include a $50 processing fee.

See below for NAB details.

TO REGISTER ONLINE
***We encourage you to register by Friday, March 1 in order to receive the Early Bird price.***
- Complete the online registration form for the 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.

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 1 to receive the Early Bird rate.

Please make the check to: PBS Technology Conference

Check Memo: Your name / PBS Technology Conference

Mail check to:
Mary Vertucci
Meetings and Events Planner
PBS Meetings & Events
2100 Crystal Drive
Arlington, VA 22202
Memo: Your name / 2019 Technology Conference


REGISTRATION CONFIRMATIONS
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 Mary Vertucci at mpvertucci@pbs.org or 703-739-8464.

REGISTRATION CANCELLATIONS
Registration cancellations and refunds can be made directly online via a link located in your registration confirmation e-mail. Registration cancellations submitted on or before March 1 will receive a full refund. Registration cancellations postmarked between March 1 and March 20 will receive a full refund minus a $100 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations beginning March 21, or for conference no-shows. Having trouble or can’t find your confirmation e-mail? You may send cancellation requests directly to Mary Vertucci at mpvertucci@pbs.org.

BADGE PICKUP
Badges will not be mailed in advance. You may pick up your credentials at the registration desk on-site at the conference.

NAB BADGE DETAILS
PBS has secured a discounted rate with NAB for PBS stations and staff. Please contact Naseem Hussain at nhussain@pbs.org with questions.

  • NAB Members will receive the Conference Flex Pass for $300, which is $205 off of the member full price of $505.
  • Non-members will receive the Conference Flex Pass for $605, which is $100 off of the non members full price of $705.
  • (NAB Members - please have your NAB Member ID ready at time of registration.)


PRESS REGISTRATION
The availability of press registration to the PBS Technology is extremely limited. Please submit your request by contacting Jennifer Byrne, Vice President, PBS Corporate Communications, at jrbyrne@pbs.org.

QUESTIONS?
Contact Mary Vertucci at mpvertucci@pbs.org or 703-739-8464 with questions about registration.