The conference is being hosted for 2017 at West Texas A&M University, Canyon, TX
Conference dates are Friday and Saturday, October 6 & 7, 2017.
Friday, Oct. 6
1 to 4 p.m. CONFIRMED TOURS. Click the tour location name (Not their URL) to go to the sign-up page. The password for posting your sign-up for any tour is scbs
There may be more contact and directions added before Friday — check back.
- Newschannel Ten early tour, 11:30 am. Limit 12.
7900 Broadway Amarillo, TX 79105 See sign up password above.
- Trinity Church [they have amazing equipment!] — 1 p.m.Top-of-the-line equipment; all content produced in-house; live broadcasts of services; broadcasting on web 24/7; source, install, and maintain and all their own gear. 5000 Hollywood Road, Amarillo. www.tfc.org
No attendance limit. See sign up password above.
- Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts – 1 p.m.
[great place for examining acoustics and sound equipment]
500 S Buchanan St, Amarillo, TX 79101 See sign up password above.
- Townsquare Media [mainly radio] — 1 p.m. — Limit 10
6214 SW 34th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79109 See sign up password above.
- Newschannel Ten –– 2 p.m. — Limit 20
Amarillo, TX 79105 See sign up password above.
- Newschannel 4 — 3 p.m.
1015 S. Fillmore
Amarillo, TX 79101 See sign up password above.
- Covenant Studio (audio production)– 3 p.m. Limit 10
Note–for this sign-up, you must include your email address when you reserve the slot and then you will be sent the location’s address. See sign up password above.
** PLEASE COORDINATE WITH ANYONE YOU’RE SHARING A RIDE WITH. You must arrive at each tour on time and on your own. Do not sign up for a tour unless you are absolutely certain you will attend. **
CHECK THE UPDATED SCHEDULE IN YOUR EMAIL. THIS WILL BE UPDATED SOON.
4-5 p.m. First sign-in / registration — Legacy Hall – WTAMU
5:30 p.m. Keynote speech by Lionel Cartwright,
sponsored by the WTAMU Guest Artist Series — Legacy Hall
7-9 p.m. SCBS Fair with dinner sponsored by Street Auto Group
Agricultural Education Building
Saturday, Oct. 7
8 a.m. Breakfast sponsored by Amarillo Convention and Visitor Council
9 a.m. Keynote Speaker Michael Lange, Hollywood TV Director — Legacy Hall
10 a.m. Panel Sessions
(pick from: news reporting, wildlife documentary, music business)
11 a.m. panel session (pick from: film, sports, social media)
noon lunch — be prepared to talk about what’s going on at your school
1 -2:30 p.m. panel/workshop sessions
(pick from: starting your own media business, drones, audio/radio)
3-4:30 p.m. Annual SCBS Awards Ceremony
(timings subject to slight adjustment)