Plan


Sunday, October 5, 2014
 
7 a.m. -
1 p.m.
COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2014 Golf Tournament
Bear Creek Golf Club
7 a.m. - Golf Tournament Registration Opens and Breakfast Served
8 a.m. -Shotgun Start
1 p.m. -
7 p.m.
Registration
Longhorn Marble Foyer
Sponsored by Genband
4:30 p.m. -
7 p.m.
Opening Night - COMPTEL PLUS EXPO
Longhorn Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by Neustar

Monday, October 6, 2014
 
7:00 a.m. -
8:30 a.m. 

CEO Breakfast
Speaker:

Jonathan Sallet, General Counsel, FCC
Yellow Rose Ballroom
Invitation Only – Open to C-Level executives at COMPTEL member companies.

8 a.m. -
5 p.m. 
Registration
Longhorn Marble Foyer
8:00 a.m. -
4:30 p.m. 
COMPTEL PLUS Deal Center
Longhorn Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by Bandwidth
8:45 a.m. -
9:45 a.m. 
General Session: Executive Roundtable
Grapevine C
10:00 a.m. -
11:15 a.m. 
Opening Session & Keynote Address
Grapevine C
Welcome Remarks:
Chip Pickering, CEO, COMPTEL
Deborah Ward, Chairwoman, COMPTEL Board of Directors, and CEO, TSI
Keynote Speaker:
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler
11:30 a.m. -
2:30 p.m. 

COMPTEL PLUS EXPO
Longhorn Exhibit Hall
Lunch Served
Stop by the new interactive COMPTEL PLUS HUB at the center of the show floor

2 p.m. -
2:15 p.m.
2014 ATLANTIC-ACM Awards Metro Wholesale Carrier Excellence Awards
presented by Fedor Smith
COMPTEL PLUS HUB
2:30 p.m. -
3:30 p.m. 
General Session: Telecom Convergence and Megamergers
Grapevine C
3:45 p.m. -
4:45 p.m. 
General Session: Interconnection and the Over-the-Top Video Marketplace
Grapevine C
6:00 p.m. -
6:45 p.m. 
COMPTEL PAC Chairman's Reception
(invitation only)
7 p.m. -
9 p.m. 
Lone Star Celebration
Grapevine C

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
 
7:30 a.m. -
8:45 a.m. 
COMPTEL Board of Directors Meeting
Yellow Rose Ballroom
8 a.m. -
2:30 p.m. 
Registration
Longhorn Marble Foyer
Sponsored by Genband
8:00 a.m. -
2:30 p.m. 
COMPTEL PLUS Deal Center
Longhorn Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by Bandwidth
Stop by the new interactive COMPTEL PLUS HUB at the center of the show floor
  Concurrent Sessions
   CLOUD MARKET
Texas Ballroom 1
BROADBAND INNOVATION
Texas Ballroom 3
NETWORK OF THE FUTURE
Texas Ballroom 5
8:30 a.m. -
9:15 a.m.
What’s the Forecast? Multiple Clouds on the Horizon Rural Broadband: Extending the Reach to Meet Demand Open Internet: What’s at Stake?
9:30 a.m. -
10:15 a.m.
Locked Down: Key Components for Airtight Security Fiber, Fiber Everywhere: The Intersection of Industry, Government and Policy 
 
Network Function Virtualization (NFV): Hope, Hype or Honest Value?
10:30 a.m. -
11:15 a.m. 
General Session: Wireless Backhaul
Grapevine A
11:30 a.m. -
2:30 p.m. 
COMPTEL PLUS EXPO
Longhorn Exhibit Hall
Lunch Served
2:15 p.m. Exhibit Hall Drawing
Longhorn Exhibit Hall 
COMPTEL Booth
  Concurrent Sessions
   CLOUD MARKET
Texas Ballroom 1
BROADBAND INNOVATION
Texas Ballroom 3
NETWORK OF THE FUTURE
Texas Ballroom 5
2:30 p.m. -
3:15 p.m.
Transforming Enterprise Networks: An Aggregated Multi-Cloud Strategy

Rural Telehealth: A Healthy Business Opportunity

The Bottom Line:  Maximizing Network Revenue

3:30 p.m. -
4:30 p.m.
General Session: Unlock the Value of the AT&T API Platform for Solution Providers
Sponsored by AT&T Foundry
Grapevine A

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
 
8 a.m. -
11 a.m.
Wednesday Workshop
Bringing Telecom into the 21st Century: Congress 2015 and the High Stakes Rewrite of the Communications Act

Sponsored by : Hogan Lowells  
Yellow Rose Ballroom