NEDAS San Francisco Symposium Agenda


October 17, 2017



7:00 AM

Registration - Deal Center and Meeting Spaces Open
7:45 AM – 9:00 AMWomen’s Networking Breakfast
8:00 AM – 9:00 AMBreakfast & Coffee Bar
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMExecutive Insights: The Truth Behind Converged Network SolutionsChip Pickering, CEO, INCOMPASRay LaChance, CEO, ZenFi; Don MacNeil, COO, Fiberlight; Jon DeLuca, Managing Director and Operating Partner, Fiber Andrew Wang, Vice President, Channel at Telamon, Telamon Telecom
10:00 AM – 3:00 PMExpo Hall Open
11:30 AM – 1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMSmall Cell SynergiesBrian Proffit, VP Business Development & Smart Cities, AdtellDrew Mullin, Senior VP of Business Development, Lightower; Chris Parra, VP of Business Development, Uniti Fiber; Brian Roberts, Senior Policy Analyst, San Francisco Department of Technology Ken Schmidt, President, ​Steel in the Air
1:45 PM - 2:30 PMNetwork Solutions Implemented to Enable Ubiquitous ConnectivityIlissa Miller, President of the Northeast DAS & Small Cell Association and CEO of iMiller Public RelationsLori Blair, Sales Director, Ericsson; Theresa Caragol, CEO, Achieve Unite; Lisa Youngers, CEO,
Nextlink Wireless
2:30 PM - 2:45 PMBreak
2:45 PM - 3:15 PMHot Tech Highlights
3:15 PM - 4:00 PMThe Edge for Tomorrow: How the Edge will Continue to Re-Shape the NetworkRandall Schwartz, Analyst, Wireless 20/20Phill Lawson-Shanks, Chief Architect, EdgeConneX; Doug Wiest, CEO, NextEdge Networks; Jim McCulloch, VP of Real Estate, Vertical Bridge