2017 MTA Fall Conference Schedule
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Thursday, October 5, 2018

12:30-1:00 pm


1:00-1:15 pm

Welcome & MTA Update, Dave Wolf, Gardonville Cooperative Telephone Association, MTA Chair

1:15-2:00 pm

DC Update, Mike Romano, NTCA & Derrick Owens, WTA

1:45-2:15 pm

Office of Broadband Development Update, Danna MacKenzie, Executive Director, MN Office of Broadband Development

2:15-3:00 pm

Telecom Regulatory Panel
Moderator: Monty Morrow, NU Telecom
Panelists: Michelle Rebholz, PUC; Tracy Smetana, PUC; Greg Doyle, MN Dept of Commerce

3:00-3:30 pm

Networking Break

3:30-4:15 pm

Next Stage in the Evolution of Cloud Communications and Managed Services, Fritz Hendricks, CEO, Inteliquent

4:15-5:00 pm

FirstNet is Coming, What Does It Mean for MN Telcos?
Moderator: Jim Walter, 702 Communications
Panelists: Melinda Miller, MN Dept of Public Safety, AT&T

5:00-6:30 pm

Networking Reception

Friday, October 6, 2018

7:30-8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

Choose from the Video Track or OM/HR Track

8:15-9:00 am

Video Track: ATSC 3.0 — What does this mean and how will it affect our business?

OM/HR Track: Change Your Thinking … Change Your Life, Dave Faust, Stonehouse Resources

9:10-9:55 am

Video Track: Data — Who owns it, how to monetize it. Perspectives from legal, technical, and marketing, Scott Friedman

OM/HR Track: Let Go and Get Over It, Dave Faust, Stonehouse Resources

10:05-10:50 am

Video Track: Alternative Delivery Evaluation from NCTC — NCTC has been evaluating the numerious alternative video delivery providers that have emerged recently. Hear about their process and the results

OM/HR Track: Personal/Professional Development & Wellness, Katie Johnson, Lake Region Healthcare

11:00 - 11:45 am

Keynote Speaker: Getting Ready for Super Bowl 52, Jesse Sullivan, CenturyLink

12:00 pm


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