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Broadband 101

All Broadband 101 Sessions take place from 1:00-1:45pm.
Monday, October 12

What Should the Network of the Future Do For a Community?

Andrew Cohill, Design Nine

Tuesday, October 13

The Ever-Widening Broadband Gap

Doug Dawson, CCG Consulting

Wednesday, October 14



Thursday, October 15

Let’s talk 5G Technology, Use Cases, Market Overview

Brian Pickering, Nokia

3:00 – 4:00 pm Special Session
Federal Broadband Regulatory and Legislative Updates by Molly O’Leary, Director of Government Affairs, NTCA

Friday, October 16

Engaging with ISPs and utility companies, establishing public-private partnerships

Diane Kruse, NEO Connect

Monday, October 19

What You Should Expect From Your Broadband Provider

Kristi Westbrock, CTC

Tuesday, October 20

Rights of Way Management for Efficient Fiber Deployment

Ken Demlow, HR Green

Wednesday, October 21

Conducting Feasibility Studies

Mark Mrla, Finley Engineering

Thursday, October 22

Creative Partnerships in Cooperative Broadband

Kristy Szabo, Vatage Point

Friday, October 23

Federal Broadband Funding Programs

Jessica Zufolo, Magellan