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2018 Fiber Connect Call for Presentations             

    The Fiber Broadband Association* invites you to submit your proposal to present at the 2018 Fiber Connect, June 4-6, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee!

    • The deadline has been extended! All proposals must be submitted by 11:59 PM Central on October 23, 2017.
    • Accepted speakers will be notified by November 30, 2017.
    • Questions? Please email our conference staff at speakers@fiberbroadband.org.

    This year, we are accepting sessions on the following topics:

    Business

    Business

    • E-Rate Funding
    • Service Delivery
    • User Impact
    • Value of Fiber
    • Video Service Options
    • Marketing and Public Relations
    • Case Study 

      

    Operations

    Operations

    • Installation Service and Maintenance
    • Upgrading Technology (ie: App TV, Smart Home)
    • Fiber Certification
    • Personnel 
    • Managing Mature Fiber Plant
    • Pole Attachment
    • Video Service Options
    • Case Study 
     
    Engineering

    Engineering

    • Network Design
    • Plant Management
    • Managing Mature Fiber Plant
    • Upgrading Technology
    • Fiber Enabled 5G Wireless
    • Evolution of the Central Office and Data Center
    • Case Study

    Fiber Broadband Starter Kit

    Fiber Broadband Starter Kit

    • Fiber Basic & Network Design (Fiber 101)
    • Installation Best Practices 
    • Funding Network
    • Personnel
    • Establishing Partnerships
    • Make Ready
    • Case Study

    Choose the Session Format to Fit Your Content

    Fiber Connect education sessions are presented in a variety of formats to provide an interesting and engaging experience for all attendees. Choose your preferred session format from the options below when submitting your proposal:

    • Breakout Session (60 minutes): Focused presentation with a maximum of one or two presenters.
    • Quick Tips (30 minutes): Energetic, quick-hit learning focused on a key theme, concept, process, or case study.
    • Expo Theater Presentation (30 minutes): Lively, interactive presentations on the Expo Hall floor.

    Ready to submit?

    Follow these steps:

    A login is required to submit a proposal. If you are a current Fiber Broadband Association member, please go directly to step 3 and access the submission page using your member login. If you are not currently a member, follow these instructions:

    1. If you are not a member, you may become a member or request a guest account. Your login information will be sent to you via email once you have submitted your information.
    2. If you already have a login, but cannot remember your username and/or password, click here.
    3. Once you receive your login, click here to login and complete the submission form, or click the button below.

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    Questions? Contact speakers@fiberbroadband.org for assistance.

    Thank you,
    The 2018 Fiber Connect Program Committee

    *Formerly known as the FTTH Council Americas