October 5, 2017

2017 TANE Annual Meeting and Convention

Monday, October 16, 2017Tuesday, October 17, 2017Wednesday, October 19, 2017

2017 TANE Annual Meeting and Convention Agenda

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
TANE Board of Directors Lunch
Hunt Room Restaurant
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12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
TANE Board of Directors Meeting
Eisenhower Boardroom
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3:00 pm
Registration Open
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3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
TAM Board of Directors Meeting
Eisenhower Boardroom
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3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Exhibitor Hall Set Up
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5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Exhibitor Showcase & Networking Reception
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6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Dinner Buffet
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7:30 pm – 8:00 pm
TANE Annual Business Meeting
Chris Rand – TANE President

2017 TANE Annual Meeting and Convention Agenda

7:00 am
Registration Open
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7:00 am – 8:00 am
Breakfast Buffet
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8:00 am – 9:00 AM

Opening Keynote Speaker
The Alternative ILEC Transformation
Greg Whelan, Greywale Advisors
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9:00 am – 9:45 am
FirstNet
John Stevens, Statewide
Interoperability Coordinator, NH
David Maxwell, Program Director, ConnectME
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9:45 am – 10:00 am
Coffee Break
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10:00 am – 11:00 am
Federal Washington Update
What is the latest and greatest info from within the Beltway?
Kelly Wismer, Public Relations Manager, NTCA
Bob DeBroux, Director, Federal Affairs & Public Policy, TDS Telecom
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11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cyber Security
Jason McGinnis, CEO and CCA – NeoNova
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12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch Buffet
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12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Exhibitor Showcase
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1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
New Technology Trends Showcase
Redcom, East Penn, FiberLAN/Goldfield, New England Telephone Museum, Rep Com
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2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Axe Throwing Competition
Bingo
To Benefit ITPA – $20 Suggestion Donation
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5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Networking Reception
&
Exhibitor Showcase
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7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dinner Buffet
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8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Clarke Kidder, MCT & TDS

2017 TANE Annual Meeting and Convention Agenda

7:00 am – 8:00 am
Breakfast Buffet
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8:00 am – 9:00 am
Marketing Trends & Opportunities
Steve Butcher
Co-Founder Vickery Hill.com
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9:00 am – 10:00 am
Security and Risk
Ron Hruby, Vertek
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10:00 am – 10:15 am
Coffee Break
Time Event
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10:15 am – 11:00 am
Fiber Implementation Best Practices
Mike Dion, NextGen
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11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Potpourri Round Table
Clarke Kidder – TANE
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Noon
Annual Meeting Concludes