The Argentina-based Asociacion Argentina de Television por Cable (ATVC) has set the 2017 dates for its Jornadas Internacionales de Cable as September 19-21 at the Hilton Buenos Aires, which is unusually late (last year it was held September 14-16).
The Jornadas, the most important trade show for the cable TV industry in the South Cone of Latin America, is organized by two Argentinean associations: ATVC and Camara de Productores y Programadores de Senales Audiovisuales (CAPPSA). The former is the association of cable TV operators and the latter, the association for content providers, with a board made of representatives from HBO, Turner, Disney, ESPN, Telefe and more.
The Jornadas (or Cable Days) now in its 27th year, gathers over 2,000 participants from LATAM and around the world for its trade show and for conferences on technology, regulations and other industry issues facing Latin America, with a special focus on the South Cone TV market.
Last year, the event housed 58...