WASHINGTON -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) today announced that Robert (Bob) J. Stanzione, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ARRIS Group Inc., will deliver a keynote address at the WICT Tech It Out Conference on September 23, 2014.
The 2014 Tech It Out Conference will be held inside of SCTE's Cable-Tec Expo, taking place in Denver, Colorado. In addition to informative presentations on leadership development, the Tech It Out format will allow time for networking and a guided group tour of select SCTE exhibits.
"We are delighted to have Bob deliver the keynote speech at the 2014 Tech It Out Conference," said Maria E. Brennan, CAE, WICT President & CEO. "As a top technology leader and strategist, Bob brings valuable insights that will inspire and educate our conference attendees."
Bob Stanzione is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ARRIS, a premier video and broadband technology company that transforms how service providers worldwide deliver entertainment and communications without boundaries. Its end-to-end platforms enable service and content providers to improve the way people connect – with each other and with their favorite content. Among his outside leadership positions, Bob is a Board Member of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA). He was awarded the SCTE’s Chairman’s Award in 2008, the NCTA Vanguard Award for Associates & Affiliates in 2009, and was inducted into the Cable TV Pioneers in 2010.
Registration is complimentary but limited; complete registration details are posted on the WICT website.
WICT proudly recognizes the sponsors of the 2014 Tech It Out Conference: Bright House Networks (Platinum), ARRIS (Silver), Cisco (Bronze), Scripps Networks Interactive (Patron) and industry partners SCTE, NAMIC, and the Walter Kaitz Foundation. In addition, WICT recognizes Bright House Networks as the Presenting Sponsor of the Women in Technology Award, which is awarded in conjunction with SCTE and Cablefax.
For thirty-five years, Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) has partnered with cable and telecommunications leaders to provide professional development programs, research and services that help advance women in cable media. With nearly 10,000 members, WICT is the oldest and largest professional association serving women in the cable and telecommunications industry. Comcast|NBCUniversal, Time Warner Cable, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and Suddenlink Communications are WICT's Strategic Touchstone Partners. Please visit www.wict.org or follow @WICT on Twitter for more information.