SCTE is envisioning the future of connectivity, today. Through technological leadership and innovation, SCTE has served as the applied science leader for the cable telecommunication industry for more than five decades. As a not for profit, member organization, SCTE moves member companies forward through continuous training for the workforce of tomorrow and by putting leaders into the conversations that matter. SCTE is the force behind the annual TechExpo, the largest broadband event in the Americas. SCTE is a subsidiary of CableLabs®.

The SCTE Vision

Creating Value. Preparing them for what's next in technology, SCTE can benefit all professionals in the industry, helping them to create an exceptional customer experience. Cultivating unmatched technical innovation, training, certification, and standards, SCTE creates value for corporate and individual members.

Diversity & Inclusion

SCTE's long-term goal is to ensure that our membership, volunteer membership, and staff represent a strong and evolving model of diversity and inclusion for the technical operations and engineering workforce of the Broadband Industry, and those that support them.


In early 2012 SCTE began its launch of the SCTE Diversity & Inclusion Initiative through the creation of several programs supporting its Inclusion Philosophy. Multi-channel News worked with SCTE Senior Vice President of Operations, Cathy Oakes, in posting an article that highlights key areas of focus for SCTE Diversity & Inclusion in the year ahead.

Standards, Education, and Certification.


Case Studies

SCTE’s Mission—Providing technical leadership for the telecommunications industry and serving its members through excellence in professional development, standards, certification, and information.

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