NEDAS NYC Spring Summit 2017 – Agenda



8:00-8:55AMREGISTRATION / BREAKFASTHall / President's Gallery
8:55-9:00AMProgram Opening: Welcome and Logistics; Strategic Overview of Program and Setting Theme for the DayAuditorium (Hosack Hall)Program Opening: Amy Chovanec, Event Producer & Ilissa Miller, President
9:00-9:45AMSurveying the 5G Landscape; A Sector View of What's to ComeAuditoriumN/AColby Synesael, COWEN & CO
9:50-10:45AMO-DAS/Small Cell Deployments and the Challenges Associated with them, particularly in the suburban neighborhoods in the NY Metro areaAuditoriumDoug Fishman, SQUANLeslie Snyder, SNYDER & SNYDER; Josh Broder, TILSON; Dominic Villecco, VCOMM
10:45-11:00AMBREAKPresident's GallerySponsored by Ericsson
11:00-11:30AMLIGHTNING TALKS (2-5 min max) 10 companiesAuditorium10 Speakers
11:00-11:30AMInteroperability between DAS and Small CellConcurrent Session: President's GalleryN/ARobert Langston, Regional Sales Manager – Northeast/Mid-Atlantic, ADRF
11:30-12:15PMCarrier Conundrum - Shifting the Costs to Building Owner / Operators - Justification Insures Communications Enabled for TomorrowAuditoriumIlissa MillerEzra Hug, BOINGO Wireless; Kurt Jacobs, JMA Wireless; Nicholas Stello, Vornado Realty Trust; Jim Whalen, Boston Properties Dave Sampat, AT&T
12:15-1:00PMLocation Matters in a Connected WorldAuditorium
Steve Yapsuga, Comba Telecom
Ben Edmond, CEO, Connected2Fiber; Art King, Spider Wireless; Bill DelGrego, Extenet
1:00-2:30PMLUNCHLibrary Reading Room / Exh​i​bits (3rd Floor)
2:30-2:45PMSPONSOR APPRECIATIONAuditoriumIlissa Miller
2:45-3:00PMNew Methods for Identifying Sources of Outside PIM

Concurrent Session: President's GalleryGregg Toback, Field Sales Manager, Eastern, Anritsu Region
3:00-3:30PMV2V/V2I (vehicle to vehicle/vehicle to infrastructure)Concurrent Session: President's GalleryN/ADoug Jarrett, Partner, KH LAW
2:45-3:00PMCASE STUDY: The Brave New World of Multi-operator Indoor Coverage using Small CellsAuditoriumN/ADean Fresonske, ClearSky
3:00-3:15PMCASE STUDY: Ensuring the Reliability of Public Safety DAS NetworksAuditorium
David Cheskis, Wireless Telecom Group
3:15-3:30PMCASE STUDY: DAS and Small Cell Hiring: Solving the Biggest ProblemsAuditoriumCarrie Charles, COO Broadstaff
3:30-4:00PMBest Practices and Considerations for Converged NetworksAuditoriumJay Maciejewski, PCTEL; Corning Frank Pulido, PCTEL; Chris Wixom, Corning
3:30-4:00PMDesigning for Small Cell and DAS: The Criticality of EME ConsiderationConcurrent Session: President's GalleryNoel Garcia, SiteSafe
4:00-4:15PMBREAKPresident's Gallery
4:15-5:15PMLocal Chatter - Fiber Providers Building Out NYC's Infrastructure to Meet Tomorrow's DemandAuditoriumMike Collado, Director of Applications Marketing for Wireless, CorningRay La Chance, ZenFi; Cliff Kane, Cleareon; Jason Cohen, Comvid Communications; Alex Gamota, American Tower
5:15-5:45PMSecrets of Success with DASAuditoriumN/AMike Rosato, VP, Strategic Accounts, GIANT Solutions
5:45-5:50 PMCLOSE OF EVENTAuditoriumIlissa Miller
6:00 - 8:00PMNetworking ReceptionLibrary Reading Room