WASHINGTON, DC -- NAB announced
today that FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein will speak during The NAB Radio
Show, held September 17-19 in Austin Texas.
veteran of Washington, Commissioner Adelstein is expected to address a number of
regulatory issues facing radio broadcasters, including the FCC's localism
proceeding, HD Radio and low-power FM.
Adelstein worked for fifteen years as a staff member in the United
States Senate before joining the Commission in 2002. Prior to his service in the
FCC, Adelstein spent seven years as a senior legislative aide, advising then
United States Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle on telecommunications,
financial services and other key issues. He also served as professional staff
member to Senate Special Committee on Aging Chairman David Pryor.
Adelstein received an M.A. in History and a B.A. with Distinction in
Political Science from Stanford, where he was as a teaching assistant in the
Department of History and a communications consultant to the Stanford Graduate
School of Business. Before joining the Senate, Adelstein studied at Harvard's
Kennedy School of Government and was a teaching fellow in the Harvard Department
About The NAB
The NAB Radio Show is the largest annual convention for radio.
This year's show, Sep. 17- 19 in Austin, delivers a one-of-a-kind networking
opportunity for station professionals representing all format and market sizes
and is co-located with the R&R Convention. More information about The NAB
Radio Show is available at www.nabradioshow.com.