SCTE - The Society for Broadband Professionals

The SCTE (Society for Broadband Professionals) is a Learned Society whose aim is to raise the standard of broadband engineering in the telecommunications industry. The Society provides a forum for the exchange of technical information and experience through formal publications and lectures as well as social interaction between members. It particularly concerns itself with the training and career advancement of technical professionals in this field. As a Learned Society, SCTE is able to provide broadband industry accreditation and certification for its members, giving them professional standing within the industry.

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Meet the SCTE at IBC

You can meet the SCTE at this year’s IBC conference and exhibition in Amsterdam (13-17 September 2019) on the IBC Partnership Pavilion, Park Foyer near hall 8 (stand number: 8.F51). We will be demonstrating our new Learning Management System for SCTE training courses on the booth – come and test your skills! We are giving away a free mobile phone/tablet holder for those who try.

AI focus for SCTE Benelux Lecture at IBC

The SCTE Benelux Group invites you to its IBC2019 Lecture on Monday 16 September 2019, during IBC 2019 in the Emerald Room at the RAI Centre, Amsterdam (The Netherlands).

SCTE launches new website

The SCTE has now launched its new website, with a host of member services and updated features, in an easy-to-view format. You can view it on – please let us have your thoughts and comments!

Don’t miss SCTE Autumn Lecture and AGM

Don’t miss SCTE Autumn Lecture and AGM

The SCTE Autumn Lecture and AGM will take place on 9 October 2019 at One Great George Street in Westminster, London. SCTE members can vote for the new SCTE Executive at the AGM, after listening to a set of inspiring presentations on subjects ranging from European fibre trends to RF testing and 5G.

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