SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes – February 26, 2022

Virtual Meeting – Zoom Conference(joint meeting with OKC, OK and D/FW, TX) Program:  Leader Instruments – Monitoring Video, Audio & Data in a Hybrid World: When we made the transition from Analog to SDI everything changed.  We needed to find/make new tools to look at Video/Audio/Captions.  It’s not that much different today.  In the analog world we had separate audio …

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes – January 26, 2022

Virtual Meeting – Zoom Conference(joint meeting with OKC, OK and D/FW, TX) Program:  Lamar Systems: Beyond the Horizon: Whether the application is security monitoring, breaking news, weather coverage, traffic or crowd control, cameras in the sky offers an immediate view to our world in many situations.  Lamar Systems provides state of the art remote control camera networks that consists of …

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of October 27th, 2021

Virtual Online meeting via Zoom Program:  Protecting Your Station from a Cyber Security Attack Wayne Pecena presenting; Cybersecurity is not an option as exploit attempts continue to target broadcast facilities. The broadcast engineer must have the foundation knowledge and skills necessary to maintain a secure network. This session will provide an understanding of practical implementable cybersecurity precautions based upon the …

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of September 22, 2021

Program:  History of Tulsa Movie Theaters Steve Clem presenting “History of Tulsa Movie Theaters” Steve Clem, recently retired from Public Radio Tulsa, along with Maggie Brown, with the Tulsa Historical Society are co-authors of “Tulsa Movie Theaters,” a book of photographs just now appearing in the Images of America series from Arcadia Publishing. From such beloved downtown motion-picture palaces as …

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of August 25, 2021

Virtual Online meeting via Zoom Program:  Facility Grounding, Lightning Protection, and Good Practices Jeff Welton with Nautel presenting “Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Grounding, Lightning Protection and Good Site Practices” Jeff Welton, CBRE, has worked with Nautel for over 30 years. He is currently the Nautel sales manager for U.S. Central Region. Previously he spent over 16 years as …

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of July 27, 2021

In person at KOED Studios and Online via Zoom Program:  A Century of Broadcasting: Some of What You Think You Know Is Not True! Barry Mishkind presents “A Century of Broadcasting: Some of What You Think You Know is Not True!” Barry Mishkind has been in the broadcast field for over 45 years. He has worn many hats in his …

Chapter 56 Meeting Report – May 26, 2021

Virtual Meeting – Zoom(Joint meeting with Tulsa, OKC, D/FW) Program:  RF Measurement Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Presented by Phil Larsen of QForce Communications: QForce uses cutting edge unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV/UAS’s) and technologies to produce efficient, accurate and cost effective measurement solutions within the broadcast, telecommunications and defense RF environments. Phil Larsen, one of leading experts in vertical inspection by …

Chapter 56 Meeting Report – 6/23/21

Virtual Online Meeting – Zoom(Joint meeting with Tulsa, OKC, D/FW) Program:  C-Band Satellite Repack Demystified The C-band satellite repack is in full-swing but it’s surprising how much there is to know as a broadcast engineer manager. For example, did you know that TV stations in some markets need to change filters twice in the coming three years? Did you know …

Chapter 56 Meeting Report – 4-21-21

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of April 21, 2021 Outdoor Meeting / Exhibitors – City Plex Towers(Also online virtual meeting) Program:  The Next Best Thing – A Media Tour:Hosted by Gregory Dahl – Second Opinion Communications: Manufactures and vendors from around the country including Comrex, Enco, Kathrein, Inovonics and Second Opinion Communication will have booths set up outdoors in the …

Chapter 56 Meeting Report – 3-24-21

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of March 24, 2021 Virtual Meeting – Zoom Conference(joint meeting with OKC, OK and D/FW, TX) Program:  Transporting Media over IP STL’s – Tony Gervasi – GatesAir / Intraplex: Tony Gervasi is the Intraplex Sales Manager at GatesAir with over 25 years of comprehensive experience in innovative oversight of Information Technology, Broadcast Engineering, Digital Delivery …