Tuesday, March 3, 2020


9:30 a.m. – 11: 30 a.m. |
MAPB Board Meeting

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Sales Session I

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Engineer Session I

  • “Virtulization”
    with Kirk Harnack and Hal Buttermore, The Telos Alliance

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | MABF Board Meeting

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Sales Session II

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 a.m. | Engineer Session II

2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | MAPB News Directors Meeting

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | MAB Board Meeting

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Engineer Session III

5:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. | Exhibitor Reception (Carl E. Lee Award)

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  | Beer & Bull at Lansing Brewing Company

8:00 p.m. | After Party with the Black Barn Band at Lansing Brewing Company


Wednesday, March 4, 2020


9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. |
Sessions I

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. | Break (Innovation Stage Session featuring Rohde & Schwarz)

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Keynote Address

  • Greta Van Susteren, Host & Moderator,
    “Full Court Press” (Gray Television)

    A veteran of CNN, Fox News Channel and MSNBC, Greta Van Susteren joined Gray Television in April 2019 as Chief National Political Analyst, providing stations with political analysis of major news events and traveling around the country to report on stories impacting Americans today. On September 8, 2019, Van Susteren launched the nationally syndicated Sunday show, “Full Court Press with Greta Van Susteren”​ ​which is reshaping the political show format to focus on how local communities are affected by critical issues, political decisions, and national events, through substantive interviews of newsmakers, roundtable discussions, and both on-the-ground and investigative reports from Gray stations.

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Break (Innovation Stage Session featuring LiveU)

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Student Awards Lunch

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Media Career Fair and Exhibit Floor Walk Around

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Sessions II

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Break (Innovation Stage Session featuring Neilsen)

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Sessions III

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | Broadcast Excellence Awards Reception

6:30 p.m. | Broadcast Excellence Awards Ceremony (MAB Foundation Raffle)

Schedule is subject to change.