February 28 - March 1, 2023
Washington, D.C.


Last updated on February 9, 2023

Monday, February 27

  2 - 5 p.m. Conference Registration
National Association of Broadcasters
1 M Street SE, Washington DC
 2 - 5 p.m. Tours of NAB
National Association of Broadcasters 1 M Street SE, Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, February 28

  8:30 - 10 a.m. Focus on Leadership Speaker Series Breakfast hosted by the NAB Leadership Foundation
Champions Club
Washington Nationals Park

Join the NAB Leadership Foundation for breakfast and hear from Kevin Eastman, an internationally-known basketball clinician who brings his knowledge and experience in sports to the business world. He is the author of best-selling book, Why The Best Are The Best,”“ and will speak on various topics, including championship culture, teamwork, leadership, motivation and individual success. Over his 40 years in the game, Kevin has coached basketball at all levels, including 13 years in the NBA. He was a top assistant to Doc Rivers with the 2008 NBA World Championship Boston Celtics, and most recently served as an assistant coach and Vice President of Basketball Operations with the Los Angeles Clippers.

Registration is now closed

An email confirmation will be sent to all confirmed registrants prior to the event. If have any questions, please email nablf@nab.org.

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  9 - 11 a.m. State Leadership Conference Registration
Champions Club, Trusted News Wing
Washington Nationals Park
  11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. State Leadership Conference
Champions Club, Trusted News Wing and Free and Local Wing
Washington Nationals Park
  11 - 11:15 a.m. Opening Remarks
Host Bob Carpenter

Welcome Remarks
Dave Santrella, NAB joint board chair and chief executive officer, Salem Media Group
  11:15 - 11:30 a.m. State of the Broadcast Industry
Curtis LeGeyt, president and CEO, chief executive officer, NAB

Introduction: Dave Santrella
  11:30 - 11:40 a.m. Kahoot! Round One
  11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Lunch Served
  12 - 12:30 p.m. Securing a Bright Future for Broadcasting in the Connected Car

Moderator: April Carty-Sipp, executive vice president, Industry Affairs, NAB

Dave Santrella
Sam Matheny, chief technology officer and executive vice president,Technology, NAB
David Layer, vice president, Advanced Engineering, Technology;
Manny Centeno, IPAWS program manager, FEMA
  12:30 - 1 p.m. The Honorable Ted Cruz (TX), U.S. Senate a Fireside Chat with Curtis LeGeyt
  1 - 1:30 p.m. The Honorable Kathy Castor, United States House of Representatives (D-FL-14)

Introduction: Curtis LeGeyt
  1:30 - 1:35 p.m. Strengthening Relationships with Your Legislators

Michelle Lehman, chief of staff and executive vice president Public Affairs, NAB
  1:35 - 2:25 p.m. Government Relations Briefing

Moderator: Shawn Donilon, executive vice president, Government Relations, NAB

Anna Chauvet, vice president, public policy, Government Relations, NAB
Nicole Gustafson, senior vice president, Government Relations, NAB
Josh Pollack, senior vice president, Government Relations, NAB
Jack Smedile, senior vice president, Government Relations, NAB
Charlyn Stanberry, vice president, Government Relations, NAB
  2:25 - 2:30 p.m. Kahoot! Round Two
  2:30 - 3 p.m. Q-and-A with FCC Commissioner Nathan Simington

Moderator: Rick Kaplan, chief legal officer and executive vice president, Legal and Regulatory Affairs, NAB
  3 - 3:15 p.m. National Alliance of State Broadcasters Associations (NASBA) Recognition

Mark Gordon, president and CEO, Missouri Broadcasters Association Retiring June 2023
Margaret Wallace, president, South Carolina Broadcasters Association Retiring June 2023
Bob Houghton, president, Georgia Association of Broadcasters, immediate past president, NASBA
  3:15 - 3:25 p.m. Kahoot! Final Round
  3:25 - 3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
Bob Carpenter
  4:30 - 5 p.m. Reception in honor of Majority Whip Tom Emmer (MN-6) U.S. House of Representatives
(Event Donors Only)
PNC Diamond Club
Washington Nationals Park
  5 - 6 p.m. NABPAC Reception
(NABPAC Donors Only)
PNC Diamond Club
Washington Nationals Park

The reception is for current donors only. All are welcome to join our ranks or learn more by clicking here or visit our homepage. Contact the NABPAC team at jflemming@nab.org.
  6 - 8 p.m. State Leadership Conference Reception
PNC Diamond Club
Washington Nationals Park

Wednesday, March 1

  All Day Capitol Hill Visits

Thursday, March 2

  All Day FCC Day


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