Membership

Join other passionate cable and telecommunications professionals as we evolve America’s leading entertainment and information resource.

Benefits

  • Representation on Capitol Hill, at the Federal Communications Commission and at other government agencies

  • Special Reports

  • Discount Rates for Delegate Registration at The Cable Show

  • Participation in the Election of Board Members

  • Expertise of NCTA Staff

  • Membership to Cable in the Classroom

Eligibility

Any person, firm or corporation engaged in the business of operating a franchised cable television system is eligible for membership in NCTA. 


SMATV (Satellite Master Antenna Television System), MMDS (Multiple Distribution System) and DBS (Direct Broadcast Satellite) systems are not eligible for Membership. System membership is not open to any incumbent local exchange carrier unless that company was a System member as of February 8, 1996. 


NCTA Bylaws require that a company bring into membership all cable systems that it owns or controls. "Owns or controls" is defined as having a 25% or greater interest in a cable system.


Dues

Membership dues are calculated based on total gross revenues derived from the provision of cable services and are charged on a quarterly basis. For details, please download a system membership application.

Benefits

  • Representation on Capitol Hill, at the Federal Communications Commission and at other government agencies

  • Special Reports

  • Discount Rates for Exhibit Space and Delegate Registration at The Cable Show

  • Priority exhibit space selection at The Cable Show

  • Participation in the Election of Board Members

  • Expertise of NCTA Staff

  • Membership to Cable in the Classroom

 


Eligibility

Any person, firm or corporation that, by means other than broadcasting, provides or distributes programming for retransmission by cable systems qualifies for Programmer Membership in NCTA.

Dues

Program Network member dues payments to NCTA are calculated based on total gross revenues from direct and indirect U.S. cable sales and are charged on an annual basis. For details, please download a programmer membership application.

Benefits

  • Discount Rates for Exhibit Space and Delegate Registration at The Cable Show 

  • Priority Exhibit Space Selection at The Cable Show

  • Participation in the Election of Board Members

  • Expertise of NCTA Staff

  • Membership to Cable in the Classroom


Eligibility

Any person, firm or corporation engaged in the manufacture or distribution of hardware or software products, other than programming, used in cable television systems qualifies for Associate membership in NCTA.


Dues

Associate member dues are based on total gross revenues from direct and indirect U.S. sales or distribution to the cable industry and are charged on an annual basis. For details, please download an associate membership application.


Benefits

  • Discount Rates for Exhibit Space and Delegate Registration at The Cable Show

  • Second Priority Exhibit Space Selection at The Cable Show

  • Expertise of NCTA Staff

  • Membership to Cable in the Classroom


Eligibility

Any person, firm or corporation which provides a service to cable television systems, e.g., law firms, consulting firms, brokerage firms, banking institutions, etc., qualifies for Affiliate membership in NCTA.


Dues

Dues are a flat fee charged on an annual basis. For details, please download an affiliate membership application. For information about membership, please call NCTA's Association Affairs Department at (202) 222-2310, or email ncta_association_affairs@ncta.com.

A+E Networks
Accenture
ActiveVideo Networks, Inc.
Advance/Newhouse Communications
Advanced Digital Broadcast, Inc. (ADB, Inc.)
Africa Channel
Alcatel-Lucent
Al Jazeera America, LLC
Alticast, Inc.
AMC Networks Inc.
ARRIS
Asia TV USA Ltd
Aurora Networks, Inc.
AWE
AXS TV
Baker Hostetler, LLP
Beechwoods Software, Inc.
BendBroadband
BlackArrow, Inc.
Blonder-Tongue Labs, Inc.
BlueHighways TV
Bond & Pecaro
Bortz Media & Sports Group, Inc.
Bresnan Communications
Broken Bow TV
BYUtv
Cablevision Systems Corp.
Carlsen Resources, Inc.
Casa Systems
Castalia Communications Corp.
CatholicTV
CEA Associates, LLC
Charter Communications
Cim-Tel Cable, Inc.
Cisco Systems
Clear Creek Mutual Telephone
Coaxial Cable TV Corp.
Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass LLP
Colontel
Comcast Corporation
Com-Link, Inc.
CommScope, Inc.
Conax As
Conklin-Intracom
Consolidated Cable Solutions
Cox Communications, Inc.
C-SPAN
Cycle30, Inc.
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Deluxe Digital Distribution
Digitalsmiths
Discovery Communications, Inc.
Disney Media Networks
Dow Lohnes, PLLC
Duff & Phelps, LLC
Eagle Cablevision, Inc.
Eagle Communications
EATEL Corp.
Ebru TV
Edwards Wildman Palmer, LLP
Entone, Inc.
Entropic Communications, Inc.
Ericsson
Espial
ESRI
Euronews
EWTN Global Catholic Network
FamilyNet, Inc.
Fox Networks Group
France 24
GCI Cable Inc.
Goltv, Inc.
Great Lakes Data Systems, Inc.
Hallmark Channel (Crown Media Holdings)
Hamilton County Cable TV Inc.
Hearst Corporation
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Home Box Office (HBO)
Home Shopping Network
Hood Canal Cablevision
Horowitz Associates, Inc.
Horror Entertainment, LLC dba FEARnet
HRTV: HorseRacing TV
HSN
Incognito Software
iN DEMAND
Insight Communications, Inc.
Inspiration Networks (INSP)
Intraway Corporation S.R.L.
ION Media Networks
itaas, Inc
Juniper Networks
Keene Valley Video, Inc.
Kennedy Network Services, Inc.
KPMG
LG Electronics USA Inc.
Massillon Cable TV
Mav'rick Entertainment Network, Inc.
McGuire Wood LLP
Mediacom Communications Corporation
Midcontinent Communications
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo, P.C.
Momentum Telecom Wholesale
Moultrie Telecomm. Inc.
Mountain Zone TV
NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc.
National Geographic Channel (NGC)
NBC Universal
Nelson County Cablevision Inc.
NetCracker Technology
NEUSTAR, Inc.
New Visions Communications, Inc.
nuvoTV
One World Sports
OpenTV
Outdoor Channel
Ovation TV
Penthera Partners, Inc.
Pivot TV
QVC, Inc.
Rasenberger Media LLC
RBC Daniels
Red Bull Media House North America
Red Touch Media
ReelzChannel
Rentrak Corporation
Retirement Living TV, LLC
RFD TV
Rovi Corporation
Scripps Networks Interactive
Service Electric Cablevision
SES World Skies
Sherman & Howard L.L.C.
Showtime Networks
Sjoberg's, Inc
Smithsonian Networks
SomosTV LLC
Sony Movie Channel
Starz Entertainment Group
Suddenlink Communications
Synacor, Inc.
Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.
TBN - Trinity Broadcasting Network
Television Cable Co. of Andalusia
TelVue Corporation
The eScapes Network LLC
The Sportsman Channel, Inc.
THEMA TV North America
ThinkAnalytics
This Technology, Inc
Time Warner Cable
TiVo, Inc.
Turner Cable Networks
TV One
Universal Electronics, Inc.
Universal Remote Control, Inc.
Universal Sports Network
Univision Communications Inc.
UP
UXP Systems, Inc.
Veronis Suhler Stevenson
Viacom Media Networks
Viamedia
Vigor Systems, Inc.
Visual Advertising Sales Technology
Vivicast Media, LLC
Vozzcom, Inc.
Vyve Broadband
Waitsfield Cable Company
Waller Capital Corporation
Weather Central, LLC
Weather Channel, Inc., The
White & Case LLP
WideOrbit Inc.
Womble Carlyle Sandbridge & Rice
YouToo Media
Zodiac Interactive