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APRIL

24-May 4 Fourth Annual Television Documentary Festival

Sponsored by the Museum of Television & Radio, in New York. Information: 212-621-6600, 212-621-6699 (hotline) or www.mtr.org.

29 CTAM Master Courses on the Road: How Cable Goes to Market

Sponsored by the Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing, in Atlanta. Information: 703-549-4200 or www.ctam.com.

29-30 AIB Global Media Conference and Exhibition

Sponsored by the Association for International Broadcasting, at the Royal College of Surgeons, London. Information: 44-0-7802-936-786, register@aib.org.uk or www.aib.org.uk.

30 Satellite Entertainment 2003

Eighth Annual Satellite Conference, hosted by The Carmel Group, sponsored by DirecTV and Metabyte, at the Hyatt Regency on Del Monte Golf Course, Monterey, Calif. Information: www.carmelgroup .com.

30-May 2 Sportel Asia

Sponsored by Monaco Mediax, at the InterContinental Hotel, Hong Kong. Information: Liliane or William Vitale, 201-869-4022; vitcomusa@earthlink.net; www.sportelasia.org; or www.sportelmonaco.com.

MAY

5-6 The Connected Consumer Summit

Setting strategy, identifying allies and eliminating threats in the race for digital entertainment dollars. Presented by The Yankee Group, at W Hotel, New York. Information: Karen Peabody, 617-880-0299 or kpeabody@yankeegroup.com, or www.yankeegroup.com.

5-7 ACA Spring Legislative Summit

Sponsored by the American Cable Association, at the Wyndham, Washington. Information: Stacey DeLisio, 412-922-8300, Ext. 15, or sdelisio@americancable.org.

6 Fifth Annual NAB Human Resources Managers Symposium

Sponsored by the National Association of Broadcasters, at Loews L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, Washington. Information: Karen Hunter, 202-429-5498 or khunter@nab.org; or www.nab.org/bcc.

7-9 Interactive Media Conference and Trade Show

Growing Local Reach: Newspaper and broadcast executives share successful strategies for converged media, advertising and more. Presented by MediaWeek and Editor & Publisher, at the Paradise Point Resort, San Diego. Information: www .editorandpublisher.com.

8 Upfront Television Advertising Summit

Television’s No. 1 meeting of advertising and media executives. Presented by TelevisionWeek and Advertising Age, at the Grand Hyatt, New York. Information: 323-370-2475 or www.upfrontsummit.com.

8 Seventh Annual PRISM Awards

Presented by the Entertainment Industry Council in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Taped in Los Angeles; to be televised May 25. Information: www.prismawards .com.

14 Behind the Scenes of `The Daily Show With Jon Stewart’

Sponsored by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences’ Activities Committee, at John Jay College Theater, New York. Information: 818-754-2890.

15 CTAM Commercial Services Seminar: Let’s Get Down to Business

Sponsored by the Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing, at the Grand Hyatt, Atlanta. Information: 703-549-4200 or www.ctam conferences.com.

18-20 2003 Local Cable Sales Management Conference

Sponsored by the Cabletelevision Advertising Bureau, at the Hyatt Regency, Chicago. Information: Nancy Lagos, 212-508-1229 or nancyl@cabletv adbureau.com.

18-20 BCFM/BCCA 2003

The 43rd annual conference of the Broadcast Cable Financial Management Association and Broadcast Cable Credit Association, at the Century Plaza Hotel & Spa, Los Angeles. Information: 847-296-0200, www.bcfm.com or www .bccacredit.com.

19 10th Annual T. Howard Foundation Fund-Raiser

Honoring Ted Turner, with a tribute to the late Taylor Howard, at Cipriani, 110 E. 42nd St., New York. Information: Kara Kezios, 703-739-8346, or kkezios@sbca.org.

19 62nd George Foster Peabody Awards Luncheon

Hosted by Charles Gibson, at the Waldorf-Astoria, New York. Information: www.peabody .uga.edu.

20 SkyForum

Sponsored by the Satellite Broadcasting and Communications Association in partnership with SkyTrends, at Cipriani, 110 E. 42nd St., New York. Information: 800-541-5981 or www.sbca .org.

20 Steven J. Ross Humanitarian Award Dinner

The UJA-Federation of New York’s annual event, this year honoring Comcast Corp.’s Ralph J. Roberts and Brian L. Roberts, at the Waldorf-Astoria, New York. Information: Steven Singer, 212-836-1452, or www.ujafedny.org.

JUNE

3-13 NAB/Howard University Media Sales Institute

Sponsored by the National Association of Broadcasters and Howard University, at Howard University, Washington. Information: Howard Marcantel, 202-775-2550 or hmarcantel@ nab.org; or www.nabef.org.

4 Radio-Television Correspondents Association

Annual black-tie dinner. (Postponed from March.)

4-6 Promax & BDA Conference

Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, Los Angeles. Information: www.promax.tv or www.bda.tv.

8-11 NCTA: The National Show

Sponsored by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association, in Chicago. Information: www.thenationalshow .com.

9 Service to America Summit

Sponsored by the National Association of Broadcasters, at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center, Washington. Information: Howard Marcantel, 202-775-2550 or hmarcantel@nab.org; or www.nabef.org.

18-20 CeBIT America

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Information: Mark Dineen, 609-987-1202, info@cebit-america.com or www.cebit-america.com.

19 Radio-Mercury Awards

Luncheon and ceremony produced by the Radio Fund, at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York. Dick Orkin to be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

22-24 New York State Broadcasters Association 42nd Annual Executive Conference

Sagamore Resort Hotel, Bolton Landing, N.Y. Information: Mary Anne Jacon, 518-456-8888.

24-25 Wireless Leadership Summit

Mobilizing America for profitable adoption, next-generation services and vendor leadership. Presented by The Yankee Group, at the Marriott Marquis, New York. Information: Karen Peabody, 617-880-0299 or kpeabody@yankeegroup.com, or www.yankeegroup.com.

JULY

9-11 Seminar: Digital Broadcasting: Data Compression, Transmission and Emerging Broadcast Multimedia Services

University of Oxford, United Kingdom. Information: 44-0-1865-286959, electronics@conted.ox.ac.uk or ww.conted.ox.ac .uk/ousep.