Digital Transition Awards

Transition

TelevisionWeek surveyed the U.S. and solicited stories of how stations are preparing for the switch. An evaluation of those entries revealed that stations, both corporate and public, are taking extraordinary steps to make sure the viewers who depend on them aren’t left behind.

The stories submitted by stations illustrated that the TV community is taking it upon itself to get out word about the digital transition, apart from governmental efforts.

  • WIS-TV Converts the Digital Masses As the date nears for analog broadcast television in the United States to end and the all-digital system to commence on Feb. 17, 2009, stations, companies and systems around the country have been taking on the challenge of educating the public, spreading the word and instructing the communities they serve on the how and why of making the transition. ...
  • Digital Transition Honorable Mentions TelevisionWeek recognizes the exemplary efforts by broadcasters to educate their viewers through innovative and creative communication both on-air and within the communities they serve, including the following honorable mentions. ...