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Monday - February 10, 2020

7:30 AM -  6:00 PM
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Salon D Foyer

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
CTN Annual Board Meeting
Soledad Ballroom

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
All Things EBS
Salon D
The past year has seen unprecedented changes for EBS as the FCC has introduced new rules impacting licensing and operations. This informative session will cover what is happening with the EBS band including: stakeholders, regulatory environment and business considerations. This session has something of value for everyone interested in EBS.
 
Panel: Evan Carb, Principal, Law Offices of Evan D. Carb; Andreas Bitzarakis, Director of Broadband, Select Spectrum and Patrick J. Gossman, Deputy CIO, Wayne State University
Moderator: Todd Gray, Partner, Gray Miller Persh, LLP

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Welcome & Keynote
Salon D

“EBS: The 5G Cinderella Story”

NEBSA is proud to welcome Bill Chotiner as Keynote Speaker for the NEBSA 2020 Conference. Bill Chotiner currently serves as the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for Customer Unit Regional Carriers with Ericsson. He has extensive experience in strategic planning, networks, telecom and has been deeply involved in 5G evolution. Bill has also been working with rural areas leveraging fixed wireless access to economically reduce the national broadband divide.

 
Keynote Speaker: Bill Chotiner, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Ericsson North America
Moderator: Lee Solonche, Executive Director, NEBSA
Sponsored By: Views on Learning, Inc

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Beverage Break
Salon D Foyer

“Day at the Ballpark”

Sponsored By: The Marriott LaJolla Hotel

3:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Rulemaking Examined
Salon D
The FCC has implemented the biggest changes to EBS since inception over 50 years ago. Counsel representing numerous EBS licensees will provide a summary on regulatory and legislative changes that impact current and future EBS licensees. Keeping informed on FCC policies has never been more important.
 
Panel: Todd Gray, Partner, Gray Miller Persh LLP and Ed Lavergne, Principal, Fish and Richardson, P.C.
Moderator: Todd Gray, NEBSA Counsel

6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Opening Reception
Soledad  Ballroom

“NEBSA Welcomes 2020 Conference Attendees”

Join the exceptional and diverse members of NEBSA and enjoy a great opportunity to network as we welcome you with refreshments to the NEBSA 2020 Conference.



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