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NCTA to Provide Live Streaming Video of General Sessions at The Cable Show 2010

WASHINGTON, May 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) announced today that each of the three General Sessions this week at The Cable Show 2010 will be available for viewing via live video stream.

The Cable Show 2010, NCTA's 59th Annual Convention and International Exposition, takes place May 11-13 at the Los Angeles Convention Center and the adjacent Nokia Theatre.

Real-time Web viewers may link to the live feed by visiting prior to the start of, or during, each General Session. General Session video feeds also will be archived at

Each General Session at The Cable Show 2010 explores a different aspect of the nexus among Hollywood, Silicon Valley and the Cable Industry. The schedule and panel line-up is as follows (please note that all times are Pacific Daylight).

GENERAL SESSION I Tuesday, May 11, 2010 1:30 - 2:45 p.m. (PDT) Originating from Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, Los Angeles Storytelling 3.0: Audiences, Creators, Content & Connection Panelists: Glenn Britt, Chairman, President & CEO, Time Warner Cable Philippe Dauman, President & CEO, Viacom, Inc.

Patrick Esser, President, Cox Communications, Inc.

Keith Lee, CEO & Co-Founder, Booyah Kevin Tsujihara, President, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, Warner Brothers David Zaslav, President & CEO, Discovery Communications, Inc.

Moderator: Tyler Mathisen, Co-Anchor "Power Lunch" & VP, Strategic Editorial Initiatives, CNBC GENERAL SESSION II Wednesday, May 12, 2010 9:15 - 10:30 a.m. (PDT) Originating from Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, Los Angeles Media Everywhere: Implications of the Always-On Network Panelists: Marc Andreessen, General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz Jeffrey Bewkes, Chairman & CEO, Time Warner Inc.

Leslie Moonves, President & CEO, CBS Corporation Brian Roberts, Chairman & CEO, Comcast Corporation Tom Rothman, Chairman & Co-CEO, Fox Filmed Entertainment Moderator: Michael Powell, Senior Advisor, Providence Equity Partners, and Former Chairman, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) GENERAL SESSION III Thursday, May 13, 2010 9:00 - 10:15 a.m. (PDT) Originating from Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, Los Angeles Keynote Interview Julius Genachowski, Chairman, FCC, interviewed by Kyle McSlarrow, President & CEO, NCTA Conversation 2.0: Community, Collaboration & the Future of Media Panelists: Matthew Blank, Chairman & CEO, Showtime Networks Inc.

Ari Emanuel, Chief Executive Officer, William Morris Endeavor Entertainment Tom Rogers, CEO and President, TiVo Thomas Rutledge, Chief Operating Officer, Cablevision Systems Corporation Evan Williams, Founder & CEO, Twitter, Inc.

Moderator: Liz Claman, Anchor for Fox Business Network For further information on The Cable Show 2010, visit

NCTA is the principal trade association for the U.S. cable industry, representing cable operators serving more than 90 percent of the nation's cable television households and more than 200 cable program networks. The cable industry is the nation's largest broadband provider of high-speed Internet access, serving more than 41 million customers, after investing more than $160 billion to build a two-way interactive network with fiber optic technology.

Cable companies also provide state-of-the-art digital telephone service to more than 22 million American consumers.

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