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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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SCTE® announces autumn lecture and AGM

After a lengthy, COVID-induced hiatus, The SCTE® (Society for Broadband Professionals) is delighted to announce the return of its annual Autumn Lecture and Annual General Meeting, returning to the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham on October 7.  

SCTE Announces webinar with VIAVI Solutions

webinar small sept 2021The SCTE (Society for Broadband Professionals) is continuing its successful Webinar Series by announcing its latest partnership with Corporate Member and network test and assurance market leader VIAVI Solutions.

Anthony Basham to become Technical Sales Director at DKT

We are delighted to share the news that the SCTE President and Chair Anthony Basham has been appointed as Technical Sales Director for DKT A/S, one of Europe's leading providers of broadband components for FTTH and HFC applications.  His role at the SCTE remains unchanged and he has the full support of DKT A/S to continue his work with the SCTE. 

SCTE Summer Lecture now available online:  'Technology, Progress & Possibilities'

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The SCTE® (Society for Broadband Professionals) returned with its ever-popular annual Summer Lecture on July 7, with an impressive array of speakers and topics. Initially planned as a physical event at Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge, Surrey, UK, the organizers took the decision to move it online due to the  pandemic restrictions in place at the time.  The Summer Lecture is the high point for the SCTE’s members and partners as part of its remit to educate and inform, and the themes this year focus on fibre and speed and DOCSIS 4.0 as well as a broad overview of the fibre roll out in 2021.

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The SEVENTY-SIXTH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the SCTE will be held at the National Motorcycle Museum, Coventry Road, Bickenhall, Solihull, West Midlands B92 0EJ on THURSDAY 7th OCTOBER 2021 at 5.00 pm. The AGM will immediately follow the SCTE’s Autumn Lecture Meeting being held at the same venue.

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The themes this year focus on fibre and speed and DOCSIS 4.0 as well as a broad overview of the fibre roll out in 2021

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