Washington, D.C. (May 23, 2017) — The Fiber Broadband Association is pleased to share that BICSI, who offers credentialed professional development programs for individuals and companies in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry, will recognize 2017 Fiber Connect for BICSI Continuing Education Credits (CECs). Attendees who participate in the full conference programs will be eligible to earn nine BICSI CECs towards top-notch upgrades to your industry knowledge, company professional stature.
“The 2017 Fiber Connect is an exciting opportunity to learn from, get inspired by—and yes, connect with—thought leaders and experts across the fiber industry,” said Heather Burnett Gold, CEO and President of the Fiber Broadband Association. “We are thrilled that BICSI has recognized the 2017 Fiber Connect as the highly informational and enriching platform that it is, and we welcome the information and communications technology community to come learn with us in Orlando.”
The 2017 Fiber Connect will be held in Orlando on June 12th through 14th. For more information about the conference and to register to attend, visit fiberconnect.org.
BICSI is a professional association supporting advancing the information and communications
technology (ICT) community. ICT covers the spectrum of voice, data, electronic safety & security, project
management and audio & video technologies. It encompasses the design, integration and installation of
pathways, spaces, optical fiber- and copper-based distribution systems, wireless-based systems and
infrastructure that supports the transportation of information and associated signaling between and
among communications and information gathering devices.
BICSI provides information, education and knowledge assessment for individuals and companies in the
ITS industry. We serve more than 23,000 ICT professionals, including designers, installers and
technicians. These individuals provide the fundamental infrastructure for telecommunications,
audio/video, life safety and automation systems. Through courses, conferences, publications and
professional registration programs, BICSI staff and volunteers assist ICT professionals in delivering
critical products and services, and offer opportunities for continual improvement and enhanced
Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, USA, BICSI membership spans nearly 100 countries.
About the Fiber Broadband Association
The Fiber Broadband Association—formerly the Fiber to the Home Council Americas—is the largest and only trade association in the Americas dedicated to the pursuit of all fiber optic network infrastructure to the home, to the business and to everywhere. The Fiber
Broadband Association helps providers make informed decisions about how, where, and why to build better broadband networks with fiber optics while counting on its members to lead the organization forward, collaborate with industry allies and propel fiber optic deployment forward. Since 2001, these companies, organizations and people have worked with our communities and consumers in mind to build a better broadband future here and around the world. Learn more at fiberbroadband.org.