Fiber Connect June 4-6 in Nashville: See you there to talk broadband?

Much as I love trips to the hinterlands of Minnesota (and I do!) I’m kind of excited to be heading to Nashville for the Fiber Connect conference June 4-6. Sure the snow here will probably be melted by then – but sessions look as good as the weather.

I will be there with Bill Coleman to talk about our report featuring Minnesota communities that have done well with broadband – Measuring Impact of Broadband in 5 Rural MN Communities. Here’s the rest of the conference (from their website)…

Your company’s priorities might differ from your colleagues, but in the end, we all strive for the same things: reliable, profitable networks, efficiently deployed, that deliver ultra-high-speed services to satisfied customers.

Join us for the 2018 Fiber Connect to discover solutions to your business issues and successfully reach your goals.

Learn from industry experts and seasoned network operators as they share best practices for overcoming deployment challenges and monetizing your networks. Sessions are categorized into four education tracks, each covering a variety of topics to connect you with the content you need.

• E-Rate Funding
• Service Delivery
• User Impact
• Value of Fiber
• Video Service Options
• Marketing and Public Relations
• Network Design
• Plant Management
• Evolution of the Central Office and Data Centers Operations
• Installation Service and Maintenance
• Fiber Certification
• Pole Attachment
• Video Service Options
Fiber Broadband Starter Kit
• Funding Network
• Personnel
• Establishing Partnerships

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About Ann Treacy

Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (, hosts a radio show on MN music (, supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota ( and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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