The Fiber Broadband Association and its members offer learning opportunities through webinars, which are open to the public unless otherwise specified.
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FBA's Deployment Specialists Working Group Presents: Challenges and Best Practices in the Deployment of Fiber
Thursday, October 17 at 2:00 p.m. EDT
Co-hosted by the Fiber Broadband Association Deployment Specialists Working Group and Power & Communications Contractors Association (PCCA), this webinar will explore fiber construction safety and best practices. The expert panel will focus on specific incidents raising safety concerns, including gas line damage incidents, and other facility damages that have occurred while using horizontal directional drilling, and they will highlight best practices to ensure safer deployments.
Chapman Hancock, Product Manager – Vacuum Excavation, Product Planning, DitchWitch
Susan Harmon, Product Safety and Compliance Manager, Charles Machine Works family of companies
FBA's Women in Fiber Group Presents: Sponsors are Critical to Your Career – Find out Why and How to Develop Them
Thursday, October 24 at 2:00 p.m. EDT
Presented by the Fiber Broadband Association Women in Fiber Group, this webinar will explore what it means to have a sponsor in your career, or be a sponsor and how that experience differs from mentorship. Learn about this more influential and specific professional relationship, which can act as a differentiator in your career path and help you to overcome barriers. Sponsors can be the key to advancement, provide you with greater visibility, and give you greater opportunities to excel. We are honored to be led in our discussion by two long-time industry leaders and experts in the telecom and technology space. Our panel will share how sponsorship played a key role in their own careers and will suggest ways for you to develop sponsors and become a sponsor yourself.
Lisa R. Youngers, President & CEO, Fiber Broadband Association
The Honorable Kathleen Q. Abernathy, Public and Private Board Director, Former Telecom Executive and Government Official - Telecom, Energy
Jennifer A. Manner, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs at EchoStar Corporation
We offer members a variety of learning opportunities through our webinar series, which are open to the public unless otherwise specified. If you are interested in presenting a webinar, contact Doug Weinbaum at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whether you’re looking for new strategies to build your customer base, tools to make deployment more affordable, or the opportunity to learn from industry leaders as they explore the future of fiber - Fiber Connect has it all. The conference, held annually in June, also presents a comprehensive lineup of education led by the industry’s best.