Wednesday, April 18

7:30 AM - Registration & Breakfast

8:00 AM - Welcome

8:15 AM - 9:15 AM - State of the Industry
Matt Polka - President & CEO, American Cable Association
Amy Maclean - Editorial Director, Cablefax

9:30 AM - 10:45 AM - Maximizing Business Services
Chris Bubalo - Sr. Director of Sales for Business Services for PA, Atlantic Broadband
Scott Hoppel - Dir., Commercial Sales, PenTeleData
Peter Pitarra - Sr. Strategic Enterprise Account Executive, Comcast Business
Tom Steegmann - Sales Manager Strategic Accounts, NYC Government & Education

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM - Deploying Rural Broadband
Shawn Beqaj - VP, Regulatory & Interconnection, Armstrong
Jason Guzzo - General Manager, Hudson Valley Wireless
Mark Smith - Director of Broadband Initiatives, Office of PA Gov. Tom Wolf

11:45 AM - 2:15 PM - President's Award Ceremony and Lunch with Exhibitors

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM - The Role of Customer Service in Marketing
Scott Young - Director of Marketing, Service Electric Cablevision
Brian Bossuyt - Vice President of Marketing, Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau
Joe Lorah (moderator) - Director of Marketing and Customer Service, Blue Ridge Communications

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - Managing Video Market Upheaval
Rahul Telang - Professor, Info. Systems & Management, Carnegie Mellon University's Heinz College and Tepper School of Business

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Reception
- Networking time with drinks and hors d'oeuvres.

Thursday, April 19

8:00 AM - Registration & Breakfast

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM - Speed Networking
Dale Albright (Moderator) - AT&T SportsNet
Don Brandt - Service Electric Cablevision
Bonnie Gray - Beaver Valley Cable
Tim Himmelwright - Service Electric Cable TV
Curt Kosko - Atlantic Broadband
Kelly Ann McMillin - Armstrong

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM - A Street-Smart Guide to Creating Brand Stories That Matter and Move People to Action
Gary Kopervas - Vice President of Brand Strategy, 20nine

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Managing Your Changing Workplace in 2018: Sexual Harassment Claims and Other Legal Challenges for Employers
Adam Long - Member, McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

11:30 AM - Lunch-to-go

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