NASBA-NAB Plan June 16, 2011, EAS Town Hall Webinar

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NASBA-NAB Plan June 16, 2011, EAS Town Hall Webinar

Jun 7, 2011 4:58 PM

Washington - Jun 7, 2011 - The National Alliance of State Broadcasters Associations (NASBA)-National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Emergency Alert System Committee is preparing its third in a series of webinars on the implementation of the Common Alerting Protocol (CAP).

Analyzing the EAS NPRM: A Town Hall Discussion will be presented on June 16 at 4 p.m. EST. The one-hour session will feature a summary of the major components of the Federal Communication's Commission''s EAS further notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM), as well as provide an opportunity for participants to ask questions.

To participate in this webinar, go to www.EASalert.org a few minutes before the presentation is scheduled to air. Once there, click Go To the Town Hall. Adobe Flash Player is required to view the stream.

The webinar will be archived at www.EASalert.org and made available within 72 hours of the presentation.

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