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Live Event Support for NSF 2018 Spring Grants Conference

The National Science Foundation (NSF) was established in 1950 with the mission “To promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; and to secure the national defense; and for other purposes.”  The NSF does this, in part, by awarding grants to more than 2,000 colleges, universities, K-12 school systems, businesses, …

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Video Production Support for HHS Broadcast Communications

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In early 2016, NCC was honored to begin a contract supporting the HHS Broadcast Communications Division’s broadcast studio, video production, and live events.  Since that time we have produced hundreds of videos ranging from former First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign to the devastation from last year’s hurricanes in Texas and Florida. Our HHS Broadcast …

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Audio and Video Digitization and Restoration for National Park Service

Most of us no longer own VCRs, tape players, or phonographs – but centuries of our history are captured in the old-style analog media. Through a contract with the National Park Service, NCC will convert nearly 900 hours of analog recordings for the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site into digital file formats, …

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Audiovisual Support for Foreign Service Institute

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In August 2017, NCC was honored to begin an audiovisual support contract with the State Department’s Foreign Service Institute (FSI).  Through this contract, NCC provides support to FSI’s Audiovisual Facility in the areas of audiovisual technical support; project services; eLearning and Blended Learning Development; and programs/contract management services and support. The students at FSI are …

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Video Production Support for ASPR During Recent Hurricanes

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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria left massive devastation in their wake, and directly impacted millions of people in Southern Texas, Southern Florida, the Florida Keys, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. When natural disasters like hurricanes occur, the access to timely, accurate, and reliable communication is paramount.  Our team at the HHS Broadcast Communications …

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Real-time Captioning for Presidential Address at Fort Myer

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On August 21, at the Fort Myer U.S. Army post in Arlington, VA, President Trump addressed the nation to lay out the U.S. strategy in Afghanistan.  Given just 12 hours’ notice, NCC was up to the task to deliver real-time captioning for the webcast of the President’s speech on multiple platforms, including the Defense Media …

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Aesthetics and Connectivity in Conference Room Upgrades for AAMI

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The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) was in need of a major overhaul of its conferencing facilities in Arlington, VA, including state-of-the art upgrades to its conference rooms with significant aesthetic enhancements.  NCC’s Audiovisual and Technology Solutions (AVTS) team was up to the task of performing these upgrades. As part of the …

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New Offices, State-of-the-Art Systems for American Beverage Association

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The American Beverage Association (ABA) began a project to build out a new office space after 40 years in its original offices.  Hosting events in the space was a key requirement for ABA, as until this time, events required renting out hotel space.  NCC worked with the ABA to design systems to support a functional, …

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NCC Goes to the Movies: Video Captioning Support for Defense Media Activity

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The Karate Kid.  Saving Private Ryan.  Ghostbusters.  Godfather II.  Groundhog Day.  Friday Night Lights.  The Longest Yard.  This is an eclectic collection of successful movies spanning several genres over the last 40-plus years.  What’s more, these are just a few of the titles that NCC has had the pleasure to caption for Defense Media Activity …

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Onsite Multimedia Support for OCC Managers Conference

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The operations crew at a large sports arena has the unique job of setting up the floor for basketball games, hockey games, arena football, concerts, the circus, rodeos, and much more.  On occasion, they are responsible for multiple events on the same day. While NCC’s Multimedia Production team at the Office of the Comptroller of …

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