The COMPTEL PLUS Convention & EXPO delivers a variety of opportunities specifically designed for top executives in the communications industry.
This popular Monday morning event draws more than 50 top executives for a chance to network with long-time friends, meet new ones and have open, frank conversations about issues important to their business. You can attend this special event, unique to COMPTEL PLUS conventions, if you are a CEO, CFO, COO, CIO or President of a COMPTEL member company. In addition to ample networking time, the CEO Breakfast agenda includes a high-level speaker who will discuss current issues in business, policy or the financial markets, and facilitate interactive discussions. E-mail Tracy MacDonald for more information about registering for this event.
- Keynote by Jeff Gardner, president and CEO of Windstream - On Monday, March 17 at 11:15 a.m., Gardner will join COMPTEL CEO Chip Pickering for a one-on-one discussion about market trends impacting the industry, the state of competition, legislative and regulatory reform efforts now underway and the technology transition of the public switched telephone network.
- Spotlight on Mergers & Acquisitions: Outlook for 2014 - This interactive discussion about current market conditions and trends impacting M&As, led by Colby Synesael, managing director at Cowen & Co., will take place Tuesday, March 18 at 9:15 a.m.
- Tracks of sessions focusing on Innovative Strategies to Boost Revenue Streams, Forecasts for the Policy Climate in 2014, and Cutting Edge Technology Trends for Gaining a Competitive Edge, are scheduled for the mornings of Monday, March 17, and Tuesday, March 18.
- Wednesday, March 19, half-day workshop led by Kelly Drye – Focusing on the “The Next Big Thing: Capitalizing on Emerging Trends at the Intersection of Public Policy and Business,” speakers will explore technology and regulatory changes that have the potential to disrupt existing business plans, as well as the new opportunities possible for those competitive providers that are paying attention.
Visit the COMPTEL PLUS EXPO to see what new products and services your suppliers, partners, and even competitors, are offering. Our vibrant trade show features upwards of 100 exhibitors each convention, showcasing the latest in technologies and solutions for the competitive communications marketplace.
Meeting Rooms & Suites
As a COMPTEL member, your company can secure meetings rooms and hotel suites at our host hotel for important business meetings with current and prospective customers. Costs of these rooms and suites vary, based on whether a company is an exhibitor or a sponsor at COMPTEL PLUS. For more information about booking a meeting room or suite, e-mail Amy Smith.