Conference

Below you will find the speaker presentations from the Tower & Small Cell Summit 2013 conference.


Date Session Title Start Time End Time
5/21/13

Welcome & Introduction

Date: 5/21/13
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:10 PM


Speaker - Berge Ayvazian, Senior Consultant, Heavy Reading
- AYVAZIAN_Intro.pdf (1.08MB)  
12:00 PM 12:10 PM
5/21/13

Small Cell Evolution: Have We Only Just Begun?

Date: 5/21/13
Time: 1:50 PM - 2:50 PM


Moderator - Peter Murray, Director of Wireless Operations, CCI Systems

Panelist - Alex Gellman, President and COO, Global Tower Partners
1:50 PM 2:50 PM
5/21/13

Spectrum Acquisitions and Their Impact on Cell Towers

Date: 5/21/13
Time: 1:50 PM - 2:50 PM


Panelist - Tim Farrar, TMF Associates, Founder

Panelist - Jennifer Fritzsche, Managing Director, Equity Research, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC

Panelist - Iain Gillott, President and Founder, iGR Research
1:50 PM 2:50 PM
5/21/13

LTE and Today’s Challenges for Tower Construction

Date: 5/21/13
Time: 2:55 PM - 3:55 PM


Moderator - Todd Schlekeway, Executive Director, National Association of Tower Erectors
2:55 PM 3:55 PM
5/21/13

Meeting the Small Cell Challenge

Date: 5/21/13
Time: 2:55 PM - 3:55 PM


Panelist - Daniel Wojciechowski, Vice President, Technology, American Tower

Moderator - Tom Skidmore, Director – DAS & Small Cell Services, Black & Veatch

Panelist - Jeff Thompson, CEO, HetNets Tower Corp

Panelist - Syed Zaidi, Sr. Director, Solutions Architecture, Goodman Networks

Panelist - Rao Yallapragada, Senior Director, Technical Marketing, Qualcomm Research
2:55 PM 3:55 PM
5/21/13

Integrating WiFi into the Small Cell Picture

Date: 5/21/13
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


Speaker - Berge Ayvazian, Senior Consultant, Heavy Reading
4:00 PM 5:00 PM
5/22/13

Keynote: Small Cells Changing the Face of Mobile Networks

Date: 5/22/13
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM


Speaker - Gordon Mansfield, Chairman, Small Cell Forum
- MANSFIELD_Keynote.pdf (1.35MB)  
12:00 PM 12:20 PM
5/22/13

LTE Build Out in Rural Areas

Date: 5/22/13
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:35 PM


Panelist - Albert Kangas, General Manager, NewCore Wireless

Panelist - Thomas Dolislager, Network Procurement Consultant, First Responders Network Authority (FirstNet)

Panelist - Jim Lienau, VP Technical Services, CTO, Cellcom
1:30 PM 2:35 PM
5/22/13

The Network Impact of Small Cells

Date: 5/22/13
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:40 PM


Panelist - Shamir Stein, CEO, Fibrolan

Panelist - Paul Gowans, Mobility Marketing Manager, JDSU

Panelist - Payam Maveddat, EVP Product Management, Taqua, LLC

Speaker - Berge Ayvazian, Senior Consultant, Heavy Reading
2:40 PM 3:40 PM
5/22/13

Small Cell Strategies for High Usage Areas

Date: 5/22/13
Time: 3:40 PM - 4:40 PM


Panelist - Ted Abrams, President, Abrams Wireless

Speaker - Berge Ayvazian, Senior Consultant, Heavy Reading
3:40 PM 4:40 PM
5/22/13

Infrastructure Sharing for the Public Safety Broadband Network (PSBN)

Date: 5/22/13
Time: 3:40 PM - 4:40 PM


Panelist - Ronil Prasad, Director, Sales and Network Engineering, Aviat Networks

Moderator - Michael Higgs, Attorney, Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A.

Panelist - Max Lind, Senior Director of Group Sales, Insite Wireless
3:40 PM 4:40 PM