ATSC 3.0, more commonly known as NEXTGEN TV, is reshaping TV in the U.S. Beyond better picture and sound, NEXTGEN TV will deliver a new range of interactive experiences directly in the living room.

Join Vewd, the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), and Evoca to understand both the current state of NEXTGEN TV as it deploys across the U.S. and the future use cases that will further accelerate the convergence of Broadcast and Broadband.

Featuring insights from Sam Matheny, CTO and EVP of NAB, Todd Achilles, CEO, of Evoca and Henrik Sten, VP of Business Development of Vewd, the webinar will address topics including:

  • The current state of NEXTGEN TV availability and efforts to drive widespread consumer adoption
  • New services and experiences powered by NEXTGEN TV
  • How NEXTGEN TV moves beyond the TV to address mobile and connected car segments
  • How other global hybrid TV deployments illuminate future opportunities and possibilities for NEXTGEN TV

Featured Speakers

Sam Matheny

CTO & Executive Vice President

Sam Matheny is Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at the National Association of Broadcasters. With over 25 years of experience in the broadcast and data networking industries, Sam leads NAB’s technology team in its efforts to promote innovation and provides overall leadership for PILOT, formerly NAB Labs, as well as NAB’s TV, Radio, and Digital Technology Committees.

Todd Achilles


Todd Achilles is CEO of Evoca, a Next-Generation TV provider delivering advanced digital services to small and mid-sized markets across the US. Evoca is the industry’s first ATSC 3.0 over-the-air + internet broadcasting service, now available in Boise, ID. A former Army tank officer, Todd previously held executive roles at T-Mobile, HTC and Hewlett-Packard.

Henrik Sten

VP of Sales and Business Development

Henrik Sten leads sales and business development in North America for Vewd with responsibility for key accounts in the region. Henrik began his Vewd career as a software engineer focused on Vewd Core performance before moving into a variety of pre-sales and sales roles. Henrik holds an MSc in Software Engineering from Sweden’s Chalmers University of Technology.