The Next Big…Deal

A nerve center for nonstop discovering, networking, and deal-making, the Cable-Tec Expo® 2017 Exhibit Hall features focused hubs for forward thinkers: Innovation Theater, Executive Member Lounge, Energy 2020®/CABA Smart Zone, Wireless Week webcasts, Incubator Alley, and CORTEX Lounge.

SCTE•ISBE Executive Member Lounge

Recharge and Reset

If you’re a director or above and have become an Executive Member of the Society, enjoy the added benefits of SCTE•ISBE Executive Membership. New last year at Expo and returning this year is an area devoted to you where you can decelerate and take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi, cold beverages, and snacks. Catch news telecasts, recharge your device, read the official show daily, and “take five” (or more) conversing with like-minded peers. If you haven’t already, become an SCTE•ISBE Executive Member at .

One attraction in the Executive Member Lounge will be The Cable Center Virtual Reality Exhibit. The exhibit is 40 items that tell the story of the innovative technological contributions of the cable industry, viewable in virtual reality with an HTC Vive headset or in 2D from the website. The project, providing immersion and presence, makes the collection accessible to a global audience. Learn and see more.

CableFIRST in the Events Lounge

Regal Robots

Wednesday, October 18
2:00 PM–6:00 PM

Fabulous FIRST® teams and their remarkable robots will march in as part of the Exhibit Hall’s opening ceremony and will set up shop in the hall’s Events Lounge. CableFIRST hosts will be Leslie Ellis, owner of Ellis Edits; Doug Sermon, retired industry veteran; Denice Loud, project manager, T&P voice engineering, Comcast; and Zenita Henderson, SCTE•ISBE.

Here is the roster of teams slated to march in and exhibit:

  • Highlands Ranch FROST
  • St. Mary’s Academy SMAbotics
  • Dakota Ridge Wired Up
  • George Washington Robotics
  • Overland Blazerbots

Event hosts:

Leslie Ellis
Owner of Ellis Edits Inc. and

Denice Loud
Project Manager
Comcast Cable Communications


Doug Sermon
Retired Industry Legend

Zenita Henderson
Director, Marketing Operations & Business Development

Sponsored by: ARRIS

Energy 2020®/CABA Smart Zone

Power Partners

Thanks to its electric atmosphere, Cable-Tec Expo® is a galvanizing force for advancing Energy 2020® closer to its goals. New this year at Expo, the landmark energy program gets an energy boost courtesy of the Society’s new relationship with CABA, the Continental Automated Buildings Association. Bringing synergy to energy, the Energy 2020®/CABA Smart Zone reveals innovative thinking and stimulates other fresh ideas about how to better manage expensive energy resources to keep cable competitive.

Exhibitors: Corning, AIRSYS, CABA, SOFC and SCTE•ISBE Energy 2020

Sponsored by: Liberty Global

CED Wireless Week

High-Wireless Act

SCTE•ISBE is pairing up with CED Wireless Week to deliver a special focus on wireless at Cable-Tec Expo® this year. Via informative webcasting on this exciting subject, you and your fellow attendees can get up to date and prepared for what’s next in the increasingly important wireless realm.

Incubator Alley

Countdown to Lift-Off

In coordination with industry partner CableLabs®, SCTE•ISBE is proud to showcase incubator companies and products in this Alley of ingenuity, concentrating on new verticals, wireless, and collegiate and start-up ideation.

CORTEX Xpert World Lounge

Expert to the Core

Get firsthand, hands-on exposure to SCTE•ISBE’s revolutionary CORTEX Expert Development System™ (EDS). Engage interactively with CORTEX Xpert World 3D Learning. Network with peers, plug in a laptop, and learn soft skills. Download and get familiar with the CORTEX Mobile App. Set your career on a fast track to success in this special new lounge experience at Expo.

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