Jul
12
to Jul 13

Mt Rainier Chapter Motorcycle Rally

https://www.scte.org/SCTE/Events/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=MRV071219

We are doing the same ride we ran last year, but in reverse. (Friday - Smoky Pt. HD dealership to Winthrop, then Saturday - Winthrop to Monroe)

The ride will be July 12/13th with a end point (TBD) for those who don’t want to do an over-night in Winthrop.

 

We will be providing free shirts for all riders (we need shirt sizes when you register on the SCTE National site), and if we have sponsorship money left over we will put that towards rooms for those who wish to stay in Winthrop Friday evening. So if you know any sponsors who would like to help us out have them register on the website!

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Jun
12
8:00 AM08:00

Noise Mitigation Webinar

https://www.scte.org/SCTE/Events/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=MRT052219

Objective

  • Giving the user the ability to understand both upstream, downstream and QAM Egress related issues due to ingress and egress related to Home, Distribution and Network cabling.

 

Network  Measurements

·         U-verse (how to identify it’s in the home)

  • FM band noise

  • LTE ingress

  • Impacts on how these hurt our customers and how to find them

  • How to TS in high powered area – like our 50k watt tower areas

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Sep
12
7:30 AM07:30

Hardline Connector Installation & Craftsmanship Training

Join us for a deep dive look into all aspects Hardline Cable, Hardline Connectors, Coring, and Tools.

Registration information for offsite viewing

Please register for Mt. Rainier - Hardline Connector Installation & Craftsmanship Training on Sep 12, 2018 7:30 AM PDT at: 

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1900905364166704385
 

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Cable-Tec Games / Member Appreciation Golf Tournament and Motorcycle Rally
Jun
14
8:00 AM08:00

Cable-Tec Games / Member Appreciation Golf Tournament and Motorcycle Rally

Join your friends and colleagues at The Golf Club at Redmond Ridge for our annual Cable-Tec Games followed by the member appreciation golf tournament and Motorcycle Rally.

Participant & Vendor registration \ Schedule of Events

Questions?  Please contact:
Trevor_gould@comcast.com - 425-918-1269
Michael_Barrett2@comcast.com - 253-288-7458

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Nov
2
8:00 AM08:00

Mt. Rainier Chapter - Vendor Show

Join us at the Xfinity Arena Events Center at Everett on Nov. 2 for our annual Vendor Show.  Participate in morning and afternoon breakout sessions to learn new skills to advance your career.  Meet with Cable vendors to see the latest in signal transmission, monitoring, mapping, safety, and more.  And don't forget to register for lunch.  A huge thank you to our vendors and sponsors who make this all possible!

Attendee Info and Registration.

Note: 

  1. Click “Register Myself”
  2. Enter the Quantity of lunch tickets
  3. Click “Add” or Update
  4. Enter names that need a ticket

 

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Nov
1
6:30 PM18:30

Mt Rainier Chapter 3rd Annual Pioneer Dinner

Join us at the Xfinity Arena at Everett Events Center for our 3rd annual Pioneer Dinner.  There will be a display of memorable equipment from the past as well as photos and articles from our archives.  Todd Gorder, VP of Technical Operations for Comcast Washington, will share highlights from his 28 years in cable and insight into the future of our industry.  We'll also announce the newest member of the Mt. Rainier Chapter Hall of Fame!

Cocktail hour to start at 6:30 PM.

Xfinity Arena @ Everett Events Center | 2000 Hewitt Ave | Everett, WA 98201

Info and Registration.

Speaker Info:

Todd Gorder started his new role as VP of Technical Operations in the Washington Market in July of this year. Previously, Todd was in the Oregon/SW Washington Region where he had served as the Sr. Director of Technical Operations for the Metro area since 2009. In this role, Todd was responsible for leading fulfillment and preventive maintenance and supporting 500 employees, including 43 leaders.

Todd has been in the cable industry for 28 years. After completing his certification at the Unicom School of Communication in Montana, Todd started his career in Houston, TX as an Installation Contractor (Business Partner) and also held Technician positions in Sandpoint, ID and Vancouver, WA before moving into the Sr. Technical Operations Manager role in 2004.

Outside of technical operations, Todd’s leadership experience includes six years as a region, division and corporate manager where he managed deployment and operations for many of our new advanced products including High Speed Internet, VOD and Commercial Business Internet.

Todd has been a SCTE Member for most of his career and has had a rewarding experience serving as President for a term and also on the Board of Directors for many years. He believes the SCTE is an integral organization that introduces new and exciting training for all of our up and coming technicians, engineers and leaders over the years and he looks forward to working alongside his SCTE partners to come up with additional relevant training for our Technicians and Engineers for years to come.

Alden has been in the Cable Television industry for 38 years. He is the Washington Region Engineering Director for Comcast Cable in the Lynnwood Regional office.

He started his career in 1978 as an installer, worked many field positions including construction, service technician, plant maintenance technician, and headend technician. He was promoted to Engineer in 1998 to assist with network upgrades, with the All Digital video conversions, and has been intimately involved with the ongoing evolution to IP. Alden is now working as the Network Engineering Director for Comcast Cable.

Alden enjoys spending time with his wife Diana, his 4 adult children, and 15 grandchildren. Activities include fishing, family events, and lots of birthday parties.

 

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