WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY AWARDS 2021

‘Cloud Is Sexy … But Expensive,’ Technologists Say

Honorees for TVNewsCheck’s 2021 Women in Technology Awards hazarded their predictions for next year in a Tuesday webinar. They said the cloud loomed large over the TV landscape, but its cost-prohibitive nature may keep workflows grounded on prem for the foreseeable future.

WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY AWARDS 2021

KNSD’s Stewart Is A ‘Champion Of Change’

Donna Stewart, news operations manager at NBCUniversal Local’s KNSD San Diego and a TVNewsCheck Women in Technology Futurist honoree, closes three decades at the station having helped lead it through fundamental changes through an abundance of patience, communicative strength and intricate technical understanding. Above, a couple of champions: Donna Stewart with Billie Jean King in San Diego. Register for TVNewsCheck’s Women in Technology Awards presentation and Technology in a Changing Media Ecosystem webinar with the winners here.

TVN Honors Annie Chang And Donna Stewart With 2021 Women in Technology Futurist Awards

The recipients of TVNewsCheck’s annual Women in Technology Futurist Award — Universal Pictures’ Annie Chang and KNSD’s Donna Stewart — have shown exceptional abilities to anticipate technology trends and help their organizations pivot nimbly to meet them. They’ll participate in a TVN webinar with the other WIT honorees on Sept. 28 (register here) and receive their awards at the NAB Show on Oct. 12.