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Tuesday - February 11, 2020

7:30 AM -  5:00 PM
Registration Open
Salon D Foyer

8:00 AM
Breakfast Buffet
Salon E
Sponsored By: Nextwave

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
EBS White Space and Auctions
Salon D
How might an educator or nonprofit participate in the EBS White Space auctions and how does the FCC auctions work?
 
Panel: Andreas Bitzarakis, Director of Broadband, Select Spectrum and Mary O'Connor, Partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP
Moderator: Andreas Bitzarakis, Director of Broadband, Select Spectrum
Sponsored By: Nextwave

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
5G Update
Salon D

Standards, applications and future developments of 5G will be discussed.

 
Panel: Bob Finch, President, Select Spectrum and Viren Parikh, Technical Director, Ericsson
Moderator: Brenda Watt, NEBSA
Sponsored By: Fish & Richardson, P.C.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Beverage Break
Salon D Foyer

 

Sponsored By: Select Spectrum

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
EBS Technology Community Impact
Salon D
Examples of innovative technology applications in educational and Native American settings will be shared.
 
Panel: Brian Savage, School Business Administrator/Board Secretary, Point Pleasant Beach Board of Education;
Ophelia Wattahomigie-Corliss, Council Woman, Havasupi Tribe; Harlan Quntana, Senior Student, Santa Fe Indian School (SFIS), Hopi Tribe; Darrah Blackwater, Navaho Nation and Mariel Triggs, CEO, MuralNet
Moderator: Eric Breese, Associate Chief Information Officer, Illinois Institute of Technology
Sponsored By: Fish & Richardson, P.C.

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Luncheon
Salon E

“Annual Member Meeting”

Please join us for lunch and the NEBSA Annual Members' Meeting recognizing membership and organization accomplishments.


2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

EBS Licensing and Sales Issues

Salon D

As the FCC’s new rules regarding licensing are implemented, will your organization be prepared? If selling a license is under consideration, what are the pros and cons involved? What about valuation? Are there other implications?

Panel: Patrick Gossman, Deputy CIO, Wayne State University; Catharine Barrad, Office of General Counsel, California State University; Kimberly Randolph, Managing Director,
Valuation Advisory, Stout Risus Ross, LLC
Moderator: Todd Gray, Partner, Gray Miller Persh, LLP
Sponsored By: Fish & Richardson, P.C.

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Beverage Break
Salon D

 

Sponsored By: Innovative Technology Education Fund

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
T-Mobile - Sprint Corporation
Salon D

T-Mobile and Sprint has been in the news recently as EBS deals with evolving changes. Learn more as we discuss
current and potential future operations.

Panel: Jim Goldstein, Senior Counsel, Spectrum and Policy, Sprint; Patty Tikkala, Vice President, Spectrum Management, Sprint and Chris Wieczorek, Senior Director, Spectrum Policy, T-Mobile
Moderator: Lynn Rejniak, Chair NEBSA, President and CEO, The Source for Learning, Inc.
Sponsored By: Fish & Richardson, P.C.

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Roundup Panel
Salon D

Still have more questions from earlier conference sessions? Want to know more? Hear final remarks from regulatory and educational technology specialists. Gather additional information, learn more, have a chance to review issues and pose your questions to the panel.

Panel: Stephanie Weiner, Attorney, Harris Wiltshire & Grannis, LLP; Patrick Gossman, Deputy CIO, Wayne State University and Mariel Triggs, CEO, MuralNet, LLP
Moderator: Lee Solonche, Executive Director, NEBSA
Sponsored By: Fish & Richardson, P.C.

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Final Event Dinner
Soledad Ballroom

Traditionally a very popular event: Compare conference notes, enjoy cocktails, dinner, and opportunities for networking await.



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