KTA-TTA 22nd Joint conference and Supplier Showcase Agenda

Posted: October 13, 2016

Tuesday, October 25

11:00 a.m. Golf Luncheon
Crosswinds Golf Club

12:00 p.m. Golf Tournament

4:00 p.m. KTA-TTA Registration
Plaza Deck 2- Hotel

6:00-7:30 p.m. KTA-TTA Welcome Reception
Salon B – Hotel

9:00-11:00 p.m. KTA-TTA Hospitality Suite
Suite 219

Wednesday, October 26

8:00 a.m. Registration opens/Cont. Breakfast
Sloan Convention Center Foyer

General Session
Ballroom A- Sloan Conv. Center

8:30-8:35 a.m. Welcome, Opening remarks and Announcements
Tyler Campbell – KTA

8:35-9:35 a.m. Keynote Address
Foundation for Rural Service Update
Jessica Golden-FRS

9:35-10:20 a.m. Replacing USP Support-Based Revenues-FTTP Service Expansion Strategies
Dave Lewis-JSI

10:20-10:30 a.m. Break/Announcements

10:30-11:15 a.m. ISP’s as the Future of National Cyber Defense
John Gilbert/Blake Philips-Counter-Analytics

11:15-12:00 p.m. What Behavioral Insight Can Really Do for You
Alfio Carroccetto-Omnia Group

12:00-12:05 p.m. Showcase Announcements
John Dorris – KGP and Lynn Groen – MACC
Closing Remarks/Door Prize Drawings
Levoy Knowles

12:05-1:15 p.m. Luncheon

1:15-2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
Breakout 1: Layered Network Security with SDN/OpenFLow
Matt Bianco-Brocade
Salon A – Hotel

Breakout 2: Switch Consolidation: Is the Time Right?
Van Barnett-Finley Engineering
Salon B – Hotel

Breakout 3: Wi-Fi is the Internet-How to Get the Most from Your High Speed
Patrick Moreno-ZyXEL Communications
Salon C – Hotel

2:30-3:00 p.m. Break

3:00-4:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions (Continued)

Breakout 4: Take Control: Managing Process and Workflow
Jonathan Crawford- Mapcom Systems
Salon A – Hotel

Breakout 5: Indoor vs Outdoor-Where is Your FTTH UPS Best Placed?
Paige Wacker-ESPi
Salon B – Hotel

Breakout 6: In Search of Unicorns: Can You Make a Profit in Video Delivery?
Robert Saunders-Skitter TV
Salon C – Hotel

4:30-11:00 p.m. Booth Set-Up
Ballrooms A-D, Sloan Convention Center

6:30-10:00 p.m. Vendor Hospitality Party
Ballrooms A-D, Sloan Convention Center

10:00-Midnight KTA-TTA Hospitality Suite
Suite 219-Hotel (Open after Vendor Party)

Thursday, October 27

7:00-8:30 a.m. Booth Set-Up
Ballrooms A-D, Sloan Convention Center

8:00 a.m. Registration Desk Open
Sloan Convention Center Foyer

8:30-12:00 p.m. Supplier Showcase and Continental Breakfast
Ballrooms A –D, Sloan Convention Center


1:30 p.m. KTEA Association Annual Meeting (Session 1)
Salon B – Hotel

6:00-11:00 p.m. KTEA Hospitality Suite
Suite 219- Hotel

Friday, October 28

7:45 a.m. KTEA Registration and Continental Breakfast
Salon B – Hotel

8:00 a.m. KTEA Association Annual Meeting (Session 2)
Salon B – Hotel

11:30 a.m. KTEA Business Session

12:00 p.m. KTEA Luncheon
Heartland Cafe