Cable Execs to Keynote at CTIA Confab


CTIA - The Wireless Association’s keynote-speaker list for its CTIA Wireless 2006 confab will feature three top cable executives.

Time Warner Cable chairman and CEO Glenn Britt will discuss how his MSO and Sprint Nextel Corp. are using multiple new technologies to deliver voice, data and entertainment content through one line. Britt will deliver the keynote on the event’s first day, April 5.

The second-day keynote speaker, MTV Networks Music/Logo/Films Group president Van Toffler, will talk about how MTV: Music Television, VH1 and Country Music Television are creating compelling content for the wireless platform, as well as establishing new business and distribution models.

Also April 6, Black Entertainment Television chairman and CEO Debra Lee will discuss her network’s plans for the wireless medium.

CTIA Wireless 2006 will be held April 5-7 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.