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SMPTE Rocky Mountain Section
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January 2018 Meeting Notice

Using Google Earth for Broadcast and Microwave


Thursday, January 18, 2018


6:45PM Refreshments, 7:00 PM Meeting


Rocky Mountain PBS, KRMA, 1089 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204


Food and Refreshments will be provided, $5 donation suggested


Using Google Earth for Broadcast and Microwave


Tom Craig, Dean Phannenstiel and Jim Schoedler

A presentation on using Google Earth to database and track information on your broadcast and microwave sites, using tools built in to Google Earth, and data from outside sources available to import in to Google Earth, such as Longely-Rice mapping and FCC contours. Presenters will be Tom Craig and Dean Phannenstiel.
A additional 10-15 minute segment will be provided on on mapping, covering the tools that are available in programs like V-Soft Probe IV and the FCC’s new software – TV Study. This presenter will be Jim Schoedler.

Speaker Bios:
Tom Craig is Chief Technology Officer at Rocky Mountain PBS and of course our regional SMPTE Chairman. Dean Phannenstiel is Vice President of Engineering at Colorado Public Radio and Vice Chairman of SBE Chapter 48. Jim Schodler is owner of JB Schoedler & Associates, a Sales Engineer at RF Specialties, and past Chairman of Rocky Mountain SMPTE Section.

Tom Craig
SMPTE Rocky Mountain Section Chairman

Shane Toven, Chairman,
SBE Chapter 48


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