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One of the world’s oldest established telecommunications engineers’ associations chronicles its vast and varied history and also launches new online training exam


WHO: The SCTE is the professional body for all broadband engineers worldwide. Established in 1945, it has a rich and varied history and a global outreach.

WHAT: SCTE will be unveiling its comprehensive archive of documents and articles chronicling the development of the telecoms industry from its early beginnings to the exciting multimedia possibilities of today’s high speed broadband. The online archive, available to all SCTE members, will be a valuable research resource for international telecoms engineers and industry experts.

The SCTE will also be announcing its new fully Internet-based training exam which enables its global membership of engineers to complete their training and further their careers with fully accredited SCTE qualifications.

Dr Roger Blakeway, President of the SCTE, will reveal full details of the new archive during the ANGA Cable exhibition and conference

WHEN: 12-14 June 2012

WHERE: ANGA Exhibition & Congress, Cologne, Germany

SCTE Booth 10.2/G039

SCTE President, Dr. Roger Blakeway, and Managing Editor, Sara Waddington, will be available for briefings during the ANGA event. If you would like to arrange an appointment, please contact Sheila Lashford on +44 (0)1636 812152 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Sara Waddington at the SCTE can be contacted on email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please register your interest as soon as possible.

Briefings by telephone are also available for those who are unable to join us in person at ANGA. Please contact Sheila Lashford to arrange a suitable time.

About the SCTE

Founded in 1945, the SCTE is a learned Society and non-profit making organisation whose aim is to raise the standard of broadband engineering in the telecommunications industry. The Society particularly concerns itself with the training and career advancement of technical professionals in the 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.