The chat goes on.

Undeterred by the cancellation of the live NAB Show in Las Vegas, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and NAB President/CEO Gordon Smith are taking their traditional annual interaction online, as part of the NAB Show Express Welcome Session on Wednesday, May 13. Show time is 12 Noon Eastern on The jam-packed Welcome Session will also feature Senator Smith’s annual “State of the Broadcast Industry” address, the NAB Distinguished Service Award, the Crystal Awards, the Digital Leadership Award, the Engineering Achievement Awards, and the Crystal Heritage Award.