Given the dynamics of today’s connectivity ecosystem, it’s important to be on the lookout for new trends, technologies and opportunities that can lead to new business growth in the rapidly-changing wireless and wireline sectors.
One place to find such opportunities will be at the Northeast DAS & Small Cell Association (NEDAS) San Francisco Symposium, Oct. 17, 2017 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. To make your hotel reservation for the NEDAS San Francisco, collocated with The INCOMPAS Show: Fall 2017, click here.
The symposium, which is colocated with The INCOMPAS Show: Fall 2017, will offer attendees a full day of comprehensive educational panels featuring the industry’s best-known influencers and thought-leaders. It will begin with a special Women’s Networking session, featuring a coffee bar and breakfast. Then, at 9 a.m., Chip Pickering, CEO of INCOMPAS; Ray La Chance, President and CEO of ZenFi; Don MacNeil, Chief Operating Officer for FiberLight; and Kevin Smithen, Partner at Digital Bridge, will appear on the panel “Executive Insights: The Truth Behind Converged Network Solutions.”
After lunch, there will be a Small Cell Synergies panel featuring speakers Chris Parra, Vice President of Small Cell Networks at Uniti Fiber; Brian Proffit, Vice President of Business Development and Smart Cities Infrastructure at Adtell; Drew Mullin, Senior Vice President of Business Development and Strategy for Lightower Fiber Networks; and Ken Schmidt, President of Steel in the Air and Partner in SteelTree Partners, LLC.
There will also be a panel titled “Network Solutions Implemented to Enable Ubiquitous Connectivity,” featuring Ilissa Miller, founder and CEO of iMiller Public Relations and President of the Northeast DAS and Small Cell Association; Lori Blair, Customer Sales Director at Ericsson; and Theresa Caragol, CEO of Achieve Unite.
“For any industry stakeholder looking to keep his or her finger on the pulse of what’s happening across both the wireless and wireline sectors, The INCOMPAS Show: Fall 2017 featuring the NEDAS San Francisco Symposium is undoubtedly the must-attend event of the year,” said Ilissa Miller about the upcoming event. “The first-ever westward expansion of NEDAS, colocated with The INCOMPAS Show, is a major milestone in the organization’s growth. This year’s Women’s Networking session and the many provocative panels on tap will offer valuable insights from some of the industry’s foremost thought-leaders.”
Following a short break, attendees will have the opportunity to take part in 10-minute sessions called Hot Tech Highlights which will explore new solutions that are bridging the gap between wireless and wireline technologies. And to end the day, Randall Schwartz, an analyst at Wireless 20/20, will moderate the panel, “The Edge for Tomorrow: How the Edge will Continue to Re-Shape the Network,” featuring Doug Wiest, CEO of NextEdge Networks; Phill Lawson-Shanks, Chief Architect and Vice President of Innovation at EdgeConneX®; and Jim McCulloch, Vice President of Real Estate of Vertical Bridge.