Top Ten Reasons Why You Should Join CDTV .
By being associated with Canadian Digital Television
CDTV will showcase your company by listing it on CDTVs web site with a hyperlink to your site
New members are also promoted in our quarterly newsletters
Get information first-hand by attending member-only seminars, DTV Road tours, CDTV Annual Business Meeting, etc.
Benefit from CDTVs association with world-wide leading organizations, such as ATSC, EBU, NABA, etc.
7. Effective Lobbyist & Recognized by the Canadian Government
Because CDTV is an established and credible source of DTV information in Canada
It represents its members concerns and views to government officials
CDTV is continuously monitoring the US developments and conducting research to ensure the smooth and timely roll-out of DTV in Canada.
DTV Test transmitter site approved in Ottawa, CDTV was granted its licence by the CRTC to operate experimental DTV testing. Test Transmitter also operational in Toronto and Montreal.
Most likely your competitor is a member gain the edge on your competitors by shaping your digital future now as opposed to waiting for digital to come to you.
CDTV is developing business models for market entry of DTV services and members will get the information first-hand.
Access to the latest DTV information via
Member-only quarterly newsletters
DTV Retailer/Consumer Pamphlets
Web Site exclusive members only entrance
Opportunity to participate on various Working Groups (Technical; Production & Training; Communications Policy & Regulation; Education & Communications). Committees such as: Picture Quality Assessment Group, Distribution Capacity Issues, HD Program Rights, Marketing Sub Committee, Test Transmitter Committees (Ottawa, Montreal and Toronto), etc.
One voice, one vision, one mandate
CDTV is influential in representing the views of its members from Canadas leading broadcasters, pay & specialty services, satellite, producers, manufacturers, etc. to leading government officials and key decision-makers
And the #1 reason
Is to have a say in formulating Canadas digital future by being a member of the organization responsible for the transition from analog to digital.