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    Public television stations are educational institutions committed to lifelong learning for the American people.

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    Public broadcasters have embraced their public safety mission and are focused on maximizing the broadcast spectrum for the public good.

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    Public television regards its viewers as citizens rather than consumers.

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2018 Public Media Summit

The APTS Public Media Summit is the largest annual gathering of public broadcasting general managers and community leaders who come together to explore issues that are vital to the future and mission of public service media.

The 2018 Public Media Summit was held Monday, February 26, 2018 - Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at the Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown, 24th and M Streets NW, in Washington, D.C.