The CableShow NCTA

The National Cable & Telecommunication Association (NCTA) Annual Conference titled “The Cable Show” will take place on April 29th and run through May 1, 2014 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

ABOUT NCTA

NCTA is the principal trade association for the U.S. cable industry, representing cable operators serving more than 90 percent of the nation’s cable television households and more than 200 cable program networks. The cable industry is the nation’s largest broadband provider of high-speed Internet access, serving more than 51 million customers, after investing $200 billion to build two-way interactive networks with fiber optic technology

The Cable Show

The Cable Show 2014 is the live event that ignites business opportunities, cultivates new relationships and produces unparalleled learning experiences for more than 12,000 Internet and television professionals from around the world. The Cable Show presents a large-scale opportunity to interact live with the business colleagues, customers, industry leaders and agenda-setters whose influence shapes the agenda for a multi-billion dollar industry.

Education

There are general sessions and educational sessions by experts to learn more about subjects that matter the most.

Exhibit Hall

There is approximately 118,000 square feet of exhibit space with 275 expected exhibitors and companies. (map) You’ll find some of the best known content companies along with leaders in advanced digital technologies and services.

NCTA Vanguard Awards

The prestigious NCTA Vanguard Awards honor the cable industry’s outstanding performers in leadership, operations, programming, technology, government relations and marketing whose accomplishments benefit the entire industry. The winners of the NCTA Vanguard Awards, will be announced on Wednesday April 30th.

Getting There

Air – fly into Los Angeles International Airport LAX

Ground – Upon arrival there are several option to get to your hotel:

Car Service  Professional Livery Worldwide – 888-578-5466 provides chauffeured ground transport from LAX to your hotel.

Public Transportation – there are several bus lines that service LAX airport.

Taxi  – Taxis can be found curbside on the Lower/Arrival Level islands in front of each terminal under the yellow sign indicating Taxis

Rental Cars – Approximately 40 rental car companies operate out of LAX, with vehicle rental sites located off the airport.