UPCOMING EVENTS

The Piedmont SCTE now enters our 26th year! Stay tuned for updates as we look to complete another successful year!

Attend our next Technical Session on July 31!

SCTE Members – Register by clicking here

Non-Members – Register by clicking here (email to register@piedmontscte.org)

July 2014 Session

Questions? Email us by clicking here (email to info@piedmontscte.org)


2014 Schedule

Date Topics / Event Location
21-Jan-2014 Annual Meeting, Troubleshooting Techniques, and Home Certification Time Warner Cable – 3140 W. Arrowood Rd, Charlotte, NC 28273 (Map)
3-April-2014 Empowering WiFi Technology in Hospitality and Business Networks Compas
305 E. Union Street, Morganton, NC (Map)
09-April-2014 – 10-April-2014 Piedmont Chapter hosts
SCTE Chapter Leadership Conference
Charlotte, NC
(Sponsor our Closing Reception)
07-May-2014 9th Annual Piedmont SCTE Golf Outing
Golf Registration Form
Emerald Lake Golf Club
9750 Tournament Drive
Matthews, NC 28104 (Map)
08-May-2014 Broadband Technical Exhibition, Vendor Day, and Cable-Tec Games
Vendor Registration Form
Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park
5700 Westpark Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217 (Map)
08-May-2014 Luncheon – Meet the Region 10 Representative Candidates and Watch All-Star Cable Jeopardy Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park
5700 Westpark Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217 (Map)
31-July-2014 CCAP: Are You Ready? (in conjunction with the Delaware Valley Appalachian and New England Chapters) and DOCSIS 3.1 Overview Comfort Suites RTP
5219 Page Road
Durham, NC 27703 (Map)
10-Sep-2014 Safety Training Carolina Triad Area (specific location TBA)
22-Sep-2014 – 25-Sep-2014 SCTE Cable-Tec Expo Denver, CO
19-Nov-2014 DOCSIS PNM: Proactive Network Maintenance Charlotte, NC (specific location TBA)

Let us know of any topics you’d like to see added.

info@piedmontscte.org


Presentations from Chapter Sessions
January 2014 – Troubleshooting Techniques and Home Certification
Tony Holmes, VeEX – Home Cert & Troubleshooting Techniques

November 2013 – All About PON (Passive Optical Networks)
EPON – Growing Your Business
Understanding PON Technologies – Arkin Aydin, Alcatel-Lucent
DTI – Capacity Engineering – Bob VanSickle, Deployment Technologies Inc.

July 2012 New Technologies Appearing in the Commercial Fiber Access Network
Jorge Figueroa – Introduction to EPON
Jorge Figueroa – DPoE on the MSO Network

January 2012 DOCSIS 3.0 Planning and Troubleshooting Session
Brady Volpe – DOCSIS 3.0 Troubleshooting
John Downey – Planning for DOCSIS 3.0

September 2011 Green Technologies Session
Mark Dzuban and Daniel Howard – SCTE Update and Presentation
Dan Cooper – SEMI and SMS 001, 002, and Future
Craig Young – Renewable Resources in DC Power
Mark Alrutz – Commscope Fuel Cell Technologies
Commscope – 5KW Fuel Cell Datasheet

November 2011 DOCSIS 3.0 Planning and Troubleshooting Session
Brady Volpe – DOCSIS 3.0 Troubleshooting
John Downey – Planning for DOCSIS 3.0 – Upstream Considerations
John Downey – Planning for DOCSIS 3.0 – Downstream Considerations

Previous Year(s) Meeting Information Archive
2013 Schedule

Date Topics / Event Location
16-Jan-2013 SCTE Certifications & Cable Basics Oak Ridge United Methodist Church – 2424 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge, NC 27310 (Map)
20-March-2013 Out of Spec Modems Compas – 305 E Union St, Morganton, NC 28655 (Map)
01-May-2013 8th Annual Piedmont SCTE Golf Outing (Golf Registration Form) Tega Cay Golf Club – 15038 Molokai Drive, Tega Cay, SC 29708 (Map)
01-May-2013 2nd Annual Piedmont SCTE Board of Directors Managers Reception Hilton Charlotte Executive Park – 5624 Westpark Dr, Charlotte NC 28217 (Map)
02-May-2013 Broadband Technical Exhibition, Vendor Day, and Cable-Tec Games See the Agenda & Training Opportunities Hilton Charlotte Executive Park – 5624 Westpark Dr, Charlotte NC 28217 (Map)
02-May-2013 Keynote Luncheon and Panel Session Hilton Charlotte Executive Park – 5624 Westpark Dr, Charlotte NC 28217 (Map)
17-July-2013 All About the Plant! Comfort Suites RTP – 5219 Page Road, Durham, NC 27703 (Map)
17-Sep-2013 CATV Standby Power Supplies Time Warner Cable – 2321 Scientific Drive, Wilmington, NC 28405 (Map)
20-Nov-2013 All About PON (Passive Optical Networks) Hampton Inn – Dunn, NC (Map)

2012 Schedule

Date Topics / Event Location
18-Jan-2012 DOCSIS 3 Technical Session Time Warner Cable Regional Operations Center – Morrisville, NC (Map)
21-March-2012 Next Generation Home Entertainment Experience Guilford Convention Center – 3114 Cedar Park Rd (I-40 Business exit 85-Lee St), Greensboro, NC (Map)
02-May-2012 7th Annual Piedmont SCTE Golf Outing (Registration Form) Highland Creek Golf Club – Charlotte, NC (Map)
02-May-2012 Piedmont SCTE Board of Directors Managers’ Reception Sheraton Charlotte Airport Hotel – 3315 Scott Futtrell Drive, Charlotte NC (Map)
03-May-2012 Technical Exhibition, Vendor Day, and Cable-Tec Games (Agenda) Sheraton Charlotte Airport Hotel – 3315 Scott Futtrell Drive, Charlotte NC (Map)
03-May-2012 Technical Exhibition Luncheon with Special Guest Speaker Sheraton Charlotte Airport Hotel – 3315 Scott Futtrell Drive, Charlotte NC (Map)
22-May-2012 Technician’s Guide to the Broadband Distribution Network presented by CommScope Compas Cable – 305 East Union St, Suite A-100 Morganton, NC 28655 (Map)
18-July-2012 New Technologies Appearing in the Commercial Fiber Access Network TE Connectivity – 8000 Purfoy Road, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 (Map)
19-Sep-2012 Advanced Edge Network Time Warner Cable – 7800 Crescent Executive Drive, Charlotte NC 28217 (Map)
14-Nov-2012 Advanced Field Engineering Technical Session Comporium Tech Park Facility – 471 Lakeshore Parkway, Rock Hill, SC 29730 (Map)

2011 Schedule

Date Topics / Event Location
16-March-11 Commscope Drop Installation Course COMPAS – Morganton
04-May-11 Annual Golf Outing Highland Creek Golf Club – Charlotte, NC (Map)
05-May-11 Broadband Technical Exhibition, Vendor Day
& Cable-Tec Games
Cabarrus Arena – Concord, NC (Map)
20-July-11 MPEG Basics & Troubleshooting / MDU Solutions & Encryption Hampton Inn Greensboro-Airport – Greensboro, NC (Map)
21-Sep-11 Green Technologies Hilton Raleigh-Durham at RTP, Durham NC (Map)
02-Nov-2011 DOCSIS 3 Technical Session Comporium Comporium Tech Park Facility
471 Lakeshore Pkwy
Rock Hill, SC 29730 (Map)