The Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN) Alliance is an international coalition of broadcasters, consumer electronics makers, B2B tech companies, and trade associations that are using the emerging technology of NEXTGEN TV – powered by the cutting edge ATSC 3.0 standards system – to greatly improve public emergency messaging. We are creating a framework of best practices for Advanced Emergency Alerting and Informing (AEA&I) that is based on technology innovation, synergistic workflows, and input from diverse community stakeholders.
CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking) is the premier professional association for school system technology leaders. CoSN provides thought leadership resources, community, best practices, and advocacy tools to help leaders succeed in the digital transformation. CoSN represents over 13 million students in school districts nationwide and continues to grow as a powerful and influential voice in K-12 education.
The Google News Initiative (GNI) is Google’s effort to work with the news industry to help journalism thrive in the digital age and build stronger, more viable models for news. PMVG and GNI are partnering on the Public Media Merger Project, a research and peer learning effort centered on business models for local public media newsroom mergers.
Public Media Company, PMVG's founding organization, is a national nonprofit strategic consulting company that fosters public media growth. Since 2001, Public Media Company has advised more than 300 public television and radio stations and independent media organizations on a variety of strategic initiatives.
PMVG is a founding member of Signal Infrastructure Group (SIG) - formerly Public Media Group, a public benefit corporation focused on partnering with all broadcasters to expand access to content and information through technology infrastructure.