SCTE Lines Up Brass for Cable-Tec Expo

The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers said it has lined up top execs from Cox Communications, Liberty Global, CableLabs, Bright House Networks and Comcast for the October 14 Cable-Tec Expo opening general session in New Orleans.

For the session, Cox president Pat Esser will moderate a panel that will touch on topics ranging from broadband network investment, energy management, the connected home and business services. He’ll be joined by:  Balan Nair, executive vice president and chief technology officer, Liberty Global (and the event’s program chair);  Nomi Bergman, president, Bright House Networks;  Phil McKinney, president and CEO,  CableLabs; and John Schanz, executive vice president and chief network officer, Comcast.

The session is set to start at 8:30 a.m. at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. 

The event will kick off Tuesday, Oct. 13 with a symposium on Cybersecurity featuring keynoter John N. Stewart, senior vice president and chief security and trust officer for Cisco Systems.

Cable-Tec Expo is slated for Oct. 13-16.