The Connectivity Expo yesterday announced their keynote speakers for the inaugural event taking place at the Charlotte Convention Center May 21-24 in Charlotte, NC. Among them are:
Connect (X), which is produced by the Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA), will feature several sessions designed to deliver insights from industry luminaries on the most pressing challenges and opportunities in front of the wireless industry today. These include:
“We are thrilled to feature so many prominent voices from the world of government and business at the inaugural Connectivity Expo,” said WIA CEO Adelstein. “This is an incredibly exciting time in the world of mobile connectivity. Our industry’s ability to efficiently deploy broadband networks is key to the future of the United States. Through engaging keynotes and in-depth panel discussions, we will explore the current state of the wireless industry as well as catch of glimpse of what the future holds for all of us.”
All of the programming at Connect (X) is focused on the rapidly evolving and expanding telecommunications ecosystem. Over three action-packed days, attendees will experience cutting-edge discussions, workshops and keynote speeches from leaders across multiple industries – from wireless infrastructure and automotive to smart cities and commercial real estate.
Programming at Connect (X) will include Smart Cities and Connected Communities, Macro Cell: Towers and Edge Infrastructure, Private LTE Networks, Connected Real Estate, V2i (or Vehicle to Infrastructure), Critical LTE Communications, Innovations in Infrastructure, and Workforce Diversity. For more details on each of these programming tracks, go to www.connectityexpo.com/conference.
WIA also will host the third annual Supplier Diversity Summit at Connect (X). The Supplier Diversity Summit aims at connecting qualified veteran-, woman- and minority-owned businesses with procurement officials from major wireless companies including Verizon Wireless, American Tower, Crown Castle, and SBA Communications.
Registered participants will be able to access an online meeting scheduling portal to connect with representatives from major telecommunications companies to set up exclusive meetings at the Supplier Diversity Summit.
April 13, 2018