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Featuring Keynote Speaker Michael Krause, Supervisory Special Agent, FBI, presenting "Cyber Security, Why You Should be Concerned"
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Welcome & MTA Update, Dave Wolf, Gardonville Telephone, MTA Chair
MNIT & Broadband Opportunities, Jim Johnson, MNIT
Office of Broadband Development Update, Danna MacKenzie, Executive Director, MN Office of Broadband Development
E911 Update, Dana Wahlberg, 911 Program Manager, Minnesota DPS
CAF for RoR Companies, Tom Campbell, Olsen Thielen, Jerry Burmeister, ITCI
Federal Issues Update, Mike Romano, Senior Vice President, NTCA
Legislative Press Panel, Moderator: Jess Myers, MTA; Brian Bakst, Political Reporter, MN Public Radio News; Don Davis, Forum News Service; John Croman, KARE 11, Rachel Stassen-Berger, Pioneer Press
Friday, October 14, 2016
Video Track: Skinny Bundles and Retention Tiers, Melanie McMullen, Cinnamon Mueller
Video Track: Everything OTT: Possible panel discussion with operator who has launched OTT product and technical partners for OTT, Paul Solsrud, CNS
Video Track: Advances in User Interface and STBs: co-presentation on evolving technologies that allow MTA member companies to compete with video leaders such as Comcast’s X1. Co-presented by Innovative Systems and Advanced Media Technologies (AMT)
Foundational Cyber Hygiene – How well do you know your environment?, Mike Rerick, Director of Managed Services, High Point Networks
Polymorphic attacks on data-in-motion creates challenges for both the service provider and end user, Bill Balmer
Protecting the Network with Firepower NGFW and OpenDNS, Andy Erickson, Adam Hardin
Keynote Speaker: Cyber Security, Why You Should be Concerned, Michael Krause, Supervisory Special Agent, FBI
Thank you, Sponsors
Innovative Systems LLC
Interstate Telcom Consulting, Inc.
Advanced Media Technologies
High Point Networks
Innovative Systems LLC
MACC (Mid America Computer Corp.)
National Information Solutions Cooperative
Olsen Thielen CPAs
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Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
7025 Northland Dr N
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
$142.00 single/double per night
Reservation cut off was September 21, 2016
Book your reservation: 1-877-303-1681 or 763-536-8300
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Cancellation Policy: With written cancellation notice received by September 23, 2016, you will receive a full refund, less a $25 administrative charge. Cancellations after September 23 are non-refundable. Notices of cancellation must be faxed to the MTA office at 651-290-2266. No-shows will not receive refunds.