February 2021 Joint Chapter Meeting

Chapter 22 will be hosting a Joint Virtual Chapter Meeting on Wednesday, February 17th, 7:00 pm, for Chapters 1, 2, 22, 57 & 58

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7:00pm Chapter Business Meetings
7:30pm Presentation by Jay Gedanken & Paul Dadian from Igolgi
About the Presentation:  “ATSC Transmission”

  • OTT/transcoding and “just in time” transcoding
  • ATSC 3.0
  • Radio and audio only digital distribution

The presentation will include current and future technology, covering trends as well as solutions to common needs for today’s broadcasters. Information on ATSC 1.0 and ATSC 3.0 will also be presented.


Iolgi is an engineering and development company. Their engineering staff has years of experience in every type of compression and encoding technology, with experts in software control and interface. Their principal engineers hold over 100 patents in compression related projects. For over a decade they have provided innovative, flexible, and high-quality solutions for the broadcast, cable, LPTV and government markets.



Prior to joining Igolgi, for over 35 years in technology sales with an emphasis in broadcast products, Jay Gedanken has held a variety of leadership roles in the industry, including former Vice President at Scopus Video Networks and founder of the company’s North American operation. His vast array of experience includes sales and management positions at Actus, Visionetics, Optibase, Adtec, and Sencore. Over the years, Gedanken has developed a deep understanding of broadcast workflows and expertise in providing simple and complex solutions for all levels of broadcasters, from single local affiliates to national networks.



Paul Dadian has worked in the professional broadcast industry for over 21 years. Formerly with Anywave Communication Technologies, Linear Industries Brazil. Radio Sales with Electronics Research Inc. (ERI), iBiquity Digital Corporation USA and Harris Broadcast. Paul is a former Owner of Rcartz Inc.; In-field NASCAR, CART, IRL, IMSA, ALMS Racing productions and NFL Football sports productions for Fox, ABC, NBC, CBS, NFL Network and the Speed.

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