AWARN was Featured at the 2019 NAB Show and on Display in the FEMA Booth.

Using a new user experience (UX) design for advanced alerting and ongoing emergency information, the AWARN Alliance was able to demonstrate the power of ATSC 3.0 to integrate official emergency information with local television news coverage at the 2019 NAB Show in Las Vegas, April 8 – 11.  

Connected Cars and Next Gen TV; 2019 NAB Show

Infrastructure Decisions Could Be Key to ATSC 3.0 Adoption. On Monday, April 8th, Tina Quigley, CEO of the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada, joined a panel of thought leaders in the roll-out of connected transportation. Broadcasters and CE companies…

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AWARN Alliance Demonstrating Advanced Alerting and New Resources for ATSC 3.0 TV Station News Departments

LAS VEGAS, April 4, 2019 –  Using a new user experience (UX) design for advanced alerting and ongoing emergency information, the Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN) Alliance will demonstrate the power of ATSC 3.0 to integrate official emergency information with local television news coverage at the 2019 NAB Show, which begins April 8 in Las Vegas.

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AWARN Alliance Looks To Leverage Newsgathering For Emergency Info

The alliance’s executive director sees an opportunity to better inform the public. Phil Kurz Mar 28, 2019 ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN) Alliance is expanding its mission with the next-generation of emergency alerting to place greater emphasis…

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FEMA “IPAWS” Integration and Demonstration at NAB 2019

AWARN and ATSC 3.0 will integrate seamlessly with the FEMA’s Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS.) AWARN will be on display in the FEMA booth during the 2019 NAB show. Alerts generated by state, regional, or local authorities already trigger…

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Update on Advanced Alerting to FCC Chairman

On March 21, 2019, the undersigned met with Chairman Ajit Pai and Alexander Sanjenis, acting media advisor, to provide an update on the Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN), which utilizes the ATSC 3.0, Next Generation Television (“Next Gen TV”)…

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DHS S&T Directorate Report on Alerting Tactics Includes AWARN as a Promising Future Alerting Technology.

The purpose of this Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Report on Alerting Tactics (Report) is to provide recommendations on effective combinations of alerting tactics for various incident types based upon lessons learned from practitioners. This…

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AWARN Advisory Council