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Cable Quest CAS seminar on Friday in Delhi

MUMBAI: Cable Quest, a cable and satellite publication, has announced a seminar CAS Myth & Reality in The Park Hotel in New Delhi on 6 June. is the official online media partner for this event. The one-day programme will consist of 12 sessions. The first session examines last year's conditional Access Amendment Act. There will be a discussion on its salient features of the Act and its implications on the business of cable ops, broadcasters and the consumers.

Other critical issues that will be scrutinised during the sessions include HITS which could become a boon to small and independent operators , the implications of pay and free to air package prices, Subscriber Management Systems. The seminar will also look at the hurdles operators will face in getting the subscriber ready to accept the new technology as well as value additions that the consumer could avail of like pay-per-view and video-on-demand. The final session takes into account what the consumer feels about the whole scenario and the fears he may have.

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