WASHINGTON�The new FCC Chairman, Ajit Pai, will make his way from Washington to Las Vegas to speak at the 2017 NAB Show. Pai will address attendees at a General Session and is expected to cover the FCC�s policy and regulatory objectives related to broadcasting, technology and communications law and regulation.
Pai was designated as the new FCC Chairman by President Trump in January. He previously served as a commissioner with the FCC after being appointed by President Obama and confirmed by the senate in 2012.
�We know from his tenure as FCC commissioner that Ajit Pai believes deeply in the value of free and local broadcasting,” said NAB President Gordon Smith. �Chairman Pai�s appearance at NAB Show represents a tremendous opportunity for attendees to hear first-hand about his regulatory philosophy and priorities.�
Pai is scheduled to speak on Tuesday, April 25.