The California Cable & Telecommunications Association said 9,947 people
registered for this year's Western Show.
Attendance plummeted from last year's 17,000 count.
CCTA officials also emphasized that the convention will return to Anaheim,
Calif., next year.
"BroadbandPlus exceeded our expectations. Next year, we
will be back at the Anaheim Convention Center, and we'll also be back as the
Western Show," CCTA president Spencer Kaitz said in a prepared