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Attendee FAQs

Do I have to be an SCTE or CableLabs® member to attend Cable-Tec Expo®?

SCTE and/or CableLabs® membership is not required for admission; however, SCTE and CableLabs® members receive additional savings on their registration fee.

If you are not a SCTE member, you may join at time of registration and receive the discounted member-advantage rate.

To learn more about CableLabs® membership visit:

When can I access the exhibit hall?
Access to the exhibits is available for three days according to the following schedule:

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
12:00pm – 6:00pm EDT

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
1:00pm – 6:00pm EDT

Thursday, October 14, 2021
9:00am – 1:00pm EDT

When are the technical workshops offered?
The Fall Technical Forum workshops are offered at scheduled times Tuesday, October 12 – Thursday, October 14, 2021. The workshops schedule is accessible by Topic, Track, Date and Title. Workshops are grouped into tracks to help you identify those most pertinent to your job function.

There are other technical workshops available via our sponsors and media partners, that will be published when schedule goes live.

How will I know where the sessions, workshops and all other Expo activities are located?
Prior to arriving in Atlanta, be sure to download our mobile app which will be available in August. This year, the official show app will contain the program guide, media publications (pub bin), schedule of events, workshop details, room locations, maps and other important information. Onsite, directional signs will be located in the corridors of the convention center and an information desk attendant will be located at registration to offer additional assistance.

Cable-Tec Expo 2021 is going HYBRID! All Fall Technical Forum workshops, General Session, Awards Luncheon, Innovation Theater, some exhibitors and other exclusive experiences will be available online. More details to come!

When will I receive my badge?
Due to COVID-19 we are currently working on a new process for badge distribution. More information to come.

COVID-19 information
As a result of COVID-19 we will not have pub bins onsite. Instead, we will have a digital press room to download and read all of the media partner publications online. Additional information to come.

Please check back frequently as the schedule of events is subject to change.

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