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What's at stake for fiber?
Policy Update: 2018 Wrap-up and Looking Ahead to 2019

For Members Only
Thursday, November 15th, 2 PM EDT

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Presenters:
Lisa R. Youngers, President and CEO, Fiber Broadband Association
Tom Cohen, Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
John Burchett, Head of Policy at Google Fiber
Ben Moncrief, VP of Government Relations, C Spire

During this exclusive webinar, we will provide updates on important public policy issues that impact member companies throughout the fiber ecosystem––from equipment vendors to operators.

Issues we will discuss include:
o The FCC’s adoption of new pole attachment rules, including for One-Touch Make-Ready
o Other FCC actions regarding expediting network deployments
o The Connect America Fund Phase II Auction and other Digital Divide issues
o Muni deployment policies
o What is on the FCC’s docket
o The impact of the midterm elections on our industry

In addition to our year-in-review, you will get a sneak peek at the policies that will be on the table in 2019, including potential infrastructure legislation. Do not miss this opportunity to hear from industry leaders as we work together to deploy the best networks, everywhere!

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  Past Webinars

Click a title below to go to a description page in our webinar library. You must be logged in as a member to access this area of the library. Presented By
Digital Disruption is Everywhere Fresnel
Fiber to the MDU Unit Fiber Broadband Association
Fiber Network Management for an Advancing Community Hexagon 
Get Ready to Launch VoIP Alianza
Your Guide to Machine-Led FTTx Planning Biarri
Reaching Your Cost Per Living Unit Goals Clearfield
The Impact of 5G on Fiber Requirements [members only]  /  5G White Paper - open to non-members Fiber Broadband Association
Berntsen
Before Bidding in the CAF II Auction Hear From FCC Senior Staff - Create a guest account on our site to access if not a member. FCC
From Zero to BOM in 20 Minutes VETRO FiberMap
2017 Fiber Broadband Market Research RVA LLC and Fiber Broadband Assn
Densification in Fiber Pathways  OFS
The Business Case for City Owned Fiber to Serve City Needs and Enable Digital Fiber CTC Technology and Energy
Broadband Providers Embracing Hosted PBX for Their Business Audience Net2Phone
  Clearfield
The Impacts of CORD on Fiber Infrastructure Corning
Fiber to the MDU Unit - The Time is NOW! Fiber Broadband Assn, OFS, Light Brigade
How to Get Your Network Ready for the Next Gen PON EXFO
Four Strategies for At Scale Deployment Fresnel
Make Data Great Again ETI Software Solutions
Network Planning Automation: A New Approach to Strategic Network Planning Fiber PlanIT/Comsof
Breaking New Evidence - FTTH Impacts Local Development Mike Render/RVA/Fiber Broadband Assn
El futuro de las redes FTTH esta aqui - Soluciones preconectorizadas Furukawa
Delivering Multigigabit Speeds in Community Settings  XFINITY Communities
New Options to Deliver Fiber to the Last Mile Clearfield
Accelerating the Connected Future: #fiberfuture Heather B. Gold and Fiber Broadband Assn Board Members
Evolution of Fiber Connectivity at Central Offices & Data Centers Go!Foton
How the P3 Model Used in Transportation Could Enable a New Generation of Fiber Networks CTC Technology and Engineering
FTTH Council Member Benefits Ancilla Brady
Public Policy Update Tom Cohen
Meeting Your First Build Priority: Fiber Delivery Options for The Last Mile Clearfield
New Research: Has 2016 Been Record Breaking For North American FTTH? RVA Mike Render
Network Reliability and Total Cost of Ownership: Critical Network Build Factors to Consider Clearfield
Got Fiber? You Need VoIP! The Power of Voice in Broadband Bundles Alianza
The FirstNet RFP Opportunity Wiley Rein
New Technology in Non–Conductive Dielectric Locating Tape and Rope Making Fiber Optic Facilities Locatable without a Metal Conductor 3M
A Call to Engage: A Special Message to the Members from Heather B. Gold, Council CEO/President Tom Cohen
Demand Aggregation Tools COS Systems
New Network Operator Research: FTTH Close To Record Deployment in North America Mike Render, RVA
FTTH: Stories from the Front Line – Dalton Utilities, Spiral Internet, ARMC FTTH Council
New Innovations for Fiber to the Home Deployments Ericsson
Passive and Active Devices in FTTx Networks Light Brigade
New Consumer Research: The Significant Impact of FTTH in 2015 Mike Render
FCC Tech Transitions Orders: What They Mean For Your Business FTTH Council
Removing the Mystery from OTDR Measurements Greenlee
See what Video Calls will be like in the Fiber Future Revolve/Kubi
Troubleshooting FTTH Networks EXFO
FTTH Basics OFS
Connected Consumer Roadmap: Driven by the Internet of Things CABA/IHS
Efficient FTTx Design Solutions Cyient
Big Data Analytics: A Goldmine for FTTH Service Providers ETI
Last Mile Fiber Delivery Solutions Using Labor Lite Technology Clearfield
The Agriculture Act of 2014 & its Impact on RUS Telecom Programs RUS
FTTH Council Regulatory Update: Addressing the FCC’s Proposals to Require Battery Backup for Customer Premises Equipment and Notices and Comment for Copper Retirement  
Private Public Partnership CTC Tech & Energy

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