2021 Schedule

 
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2021
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Registration Open
Brera Commons

Registration sponsored by Granite Telecommunications
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Welcome Mix & Mingle at The Cosmopolitan Vesper Bar
Vesper Bar, The Cosmopolitan
Sponsored by ZenFi Networks 
MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2021
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
Brera Commons

Registration sponsored by Granite Telecommunications
7:00 a.m. Deal Center and Expo Hall Open
Brera Ballroom
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom

Sponsored by Education Networks of America
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Policy Workshop
Castellana Ballroom

Spectrum, Cyber and Team Telecom Foreign Ownership

Speaker: Arpan Sura, Counsel, Hogan Lovells

The Path to a Fully Connected America: Strategies for Expanding Broadband Access and Affordability
Speakers: 
Henry T. Kelly, Partner, Kelley Drye
Bill Hunt, Of Counsel, Technology & Communications Law PLLC

9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

USF Reform – Process, Proposals and Stakeholders
Castellana Ballroom​

Moderator: Lindsay Stern, Attorney and Policy Advisor, INCOMPAS

Speakers:
Sheba Chacko, Chief Regulatory Counsel, BT
Greg Guice, Director of Government Affairs, Public Knowledge
Carol Mattey, Principal, Mattey Consulting LLC

10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

All In on Eliminating Robocalls - What Industry and the FCC Must Still Do To Stop the Scourge
Castellana Ballroom​

Moderator: Christopher L. Shipley, Attorney and Policy Advisor, INCOMPAS

Speakers:
Sheba Chacko, Chief Regulatory Counsel, BT
Bob McCausland, Vice President of Regulatory and Government Affairs, Intrado Communications, LLC
Michael Pryor, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP and Outside Counsel, Cloud Communications Alliance
Greg Rogers, Head of Global Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Bandwidth Inc.

10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Dedicated Exhibitor Hours
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Buyers Forum
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom, adjacent to the INCOMPAS Bar
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Break
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom, Kiosk 6

Snack Station sponsored by Communications Data Group
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. BroadLand: Internet for All
Castellana Ballroom​

Speakers:
Mignon L. Clyburn, Former Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission
Chip Pickering, CEO, INCOMPAS
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Broadband Infrastructure Workshop:  Understanding and Unraveling Federal Funding Programs
Castellana Ballroom​

Moderator: Andrew Mincheff, Goverment Relations Director, INCOMPAS

Speakers:
Fletcher Kittredge, CEO, GWI
Matt Kohly, Director, Business Development, Socket Telecom
Paul St. Clair, Director, Federal Government Affairs, Windstream
Brian Worthen, CEO, Mammoth Networks
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m

Know, Grow, Scale: How to Maximize Growth Potential with Effective Marketing
Castellana Ballroom​

Speakers: 
Laura Johns, Founder and CEO, The Business Growers
Amy Kohl, Founder and CEO, AK Operations

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Dedicated Exhibitor Hours
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Taste of Vegas Opening Night Reception
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Crown Castle
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Executive Dinner (by invitation only)
Sponsored by Bank Street
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2021
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
Brera Commons

Registration sponsored by Granite Telecommunications
7:00 a.m. Deal Center and Expo Hall Open
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Executive Breakfast Program: Accelerating Revenue Growth for the Company
Castellana Ballroom​
Sponsored by Axcent Networks

Moderator: David Wuensch, Vice President of Business Development, Axcent Networks

Speaker: 
Jim Horsburgh, Chief Strategy Officer, Dobson Fiber
Jason Koenders, CTO/COO, Fatbeam
Greg Ortyl, President, Wholesale & Strategic Accounts, Uniti
Scott Widham, Chief Executive Officer, Ezee Fiber

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Reflections on 40 Years of Competition, and a Look to the Future
Castellana Ballroom​

Moderator: Chip Pickering, CEO, INCOMPAS

Speakers: 
Dale Schmick, COO (ret.), Terracom Wireless
Kurt Van Wagenen, President and CEO, FirstLight Fiber 
Deborah Ward, Founder and CEO, Televergence Solutions Inc.

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Buyers Forum
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom, adjacent to the INCOMPAS Bar
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Dedicated Exhibitor Hours
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Keynote: Building the Network of Networks - DISH Talks 5G
Tom Cullen, Executive Vice President, Corporate Development, DISH

Castellana Ballroom​
2:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. Paving the Path to 5G: Building the Foundation for the Network of the Future
Castellana Ballroom​

Moderator: Angie Kronenberg, Chief Advocate and General Counsel, INCOMPAS

Speakers:

John Baker, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Mavenir
Walter Cannon, Vice President, Business Development, ZenFi Networks
Douglas Patterson, Region Director – West​, Crown Castle​
Roger Simpson, Director, Underlying Rights & Government Relations - West Region, Zayo

3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Paving the Path to 5G: Optimizing Spectrum to Meet Growing Demand
Castellana Ballroom​

Moderator: Hadass Kogan, Director and Senior Counsel, Regulatory Affairs, DISH

Speakers:
Joshua Broder, CEO, Tilson
V. Noah Campbell, Co-Founder and CEO, RS Access, LLC
James Childs, Senior Vice President, Spectrum Strategy, GeoLinks

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Dedicated Exhibitor Hours - "Catch Chip for a Sip" Beer and Wine Happy Hour
Expo Hall - Brera Ballroom
5:00 p.m. Deal Center, Meeting Spaces and Expo Hall Close
5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

Women in Tech: Building Your Personal Brand
Castellana Ballroom​

Sponsored by FirstLight Fiber and SRP Telecom

Moderator: Angie Kronenberg, Chief Advocate and General Counsel, INCOMPAS

Speakers: 
Laura Johns, Founder and CEO, The Business Growers
Amy Kohl, Founder and CEO, AK Operations

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Cheers to 40 Years: An INCOMPAS Anniversary Celebration
Chelsea Pool at The Cosmopolitan
Sponsored by Facebook
Specialty cocktails sponsored by Wave Wholesale

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2021
7:00 a.m. - Noon Sponsor Meeting Rooms Open
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Brera Commons

 

 

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