National Show Co-Chairs Named


Oxygen Media Inc. chairman and CEOGeraldine Laybourne and Cablevision Systems Corp. chief operating officerTom Rutledge will co-chair the 2006 National Show, the National Cable & Telecommunications Association said Thursday.

The NCTA will hold its 55th Annual Convention & International Exposition April 9-11 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

The show had originally been scheduled for New Orleans in May, but it was moved due to the recovery efforts following Hurricane Katrina.

The NCTA also announced that proposals for its 2006 NCTA Technical Papers will be open until Dec. 12.

The trade group added that 2006 will mark the 47th year in which it will publish its Technical Papers.

For more information and a list of suggested topics, the NCTA said, visit its Web site ( or e-mail the group at