COVID-19, AWARN, and NextGen TV

COVID-19, AWARN, and NextGen TV

I want to wish everyone best wishes for getting through the pandemic. My sons came home from college for spring break – and won’t be going back to campus until late August. My wife is running her trade association from the dining room, and I’m leading the AWARN...
CE Daily: South Korea ATSC 3.0 EAS Similar to AWARN Plans

CE Daily: South Korea ATSC 3.0 EAS Similar to AWARN Plans

Reprinted with permission from Consumer Electronics Daily South Korea launched an emergency alert system using ATSC 3.0, similar to enhanced alerts ad­vocated by the Advanced Warning and Response Network Alliance, said executives from South Korean firm DigiCap and...

AWARN is Leading ATSC 3.0 Deployment

Leading news executives discussed ATSC 3.0 and new tools for both sending alerts and providing on-going news and information after the alerts are sent. Discussion covered topics including opportunities for geo-targeting, automation, and reaching smartphones and...

The Future of Emergency News & Information

We’re excited to share the scorecard from our recent ATSC 3.0 and the Future of Emergency News & Information webinars. To summarize, we had fantastic attendance and a high level of engagement! This success demonstrated a clear demand for educational offerings...
FCC Commissioner: “Prudent” to follow AWARN’s development

FCC Commissioner: “Prudent” to follow AWARN’s development

FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly spoke to the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association in September.  During his remarks, he outlined this importance of the development of AWARN and its capabilities to  improve the overall emergency...

News Thought Leader Roundtable

AWARN Alliance members are invited to take part in an event that could shape the way local TV stations cover emergencies for years to come.  The second in our series, the News Thought Leader Roundtable in LA follows our successful roundtable in Chicago on Sept 23. ...

Magid Joins AWARN Alliance

Alexandria VA, August 29, 2019 – Magid, a consumer-centered business strategy company and media industry research leader, is the latest firm to join the Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN) Alliance. The AWARN Alliance is a voluntary, international coalition...
More Tech Companies Join AWARN Alliance

More Tech Companies Join AWARN Alliance

Japanese Companies Expand Coalition’s International Footprint Alexandria VA, June 12, 2019 – The Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN) Alliance continues to expand, with more technology firms joining the coalition asadoption of ATSC 3.0, Next Generation...