Event Agenda

#WISPAMERICA 2021 / April 26 - 29, 2021 / Gaylord Texan Hotel / Grapevine, TX

2021 Agenda

Please be aware-

Due to safety precautions, local officials have capped individual room capacity for all events at 75%. Room attendance is first come first serve, limited to the room attendance cap, no exceptions. To ensure in-person attendance, please arrive promptly to your desired location.

  • 8:00am-9:30am
  • Track
  • Auditorium A

Opening Remarks

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Track
  • Auditorium A

Breakfast

  • 8:45am - 9:15am
  • Track
  • Room

Sponsor Introductions

  • 9:15am-9:30am
  • Track
  • Room

Intermission

  • 9:30am-10:15am
  • Track
  • Room

State of WISPA

  • 10:15am-10:30am
  • Track
  • Room

Intermission

  • 10:30am-12:00pm
  • Track
  • Room

Speed Dating

  • 12:00pm-2:15pm

Exhibit Hall

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Regulatory
  • Houston A

Broadband Mapping

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Advanced Tech
  • Room

Advanced RF Multi-band Planning

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Tech
  • Houston A

Scaling Past 500 Customers

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • ABC
  • Room

Starting a WISP 101

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Business
  • Room

TBD

  • 3:15pm-3:45
  • Track
  • Room

Intermission

  • 3:45-4:45
  • Business
  • San Antonio B

Business Leadership Literature

  • 3:45-4:45
  • Advanced Tech
  • San Antonio B

Power Your Sites with Direct DC

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Regulatory
  • Houston A

Spectrum Update

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Regulatory
  • Room

TBD

  • 4:45pm-6:15pm
  • Room

Exhibit Hall Reception

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Business
  • Room

Developing Customer Centric Services

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Regulatory
  • Room

Legislative Update

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Finance
  • Room

Monthly Financial Reports Best Practices

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Animal Farm
  • Room

TBD

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • International
  • Room

TBD

  • 9:15am-9:45am
  • Finance
  • Room

Intermission

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Advanced Tech
  • Room

Carrier-Grade Design Best Practices

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Finance
  • Room

Financing for WISP's

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Finance
  • Room

Incentives and Compensation

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • International
  • Room

TBD

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Animal Farm
  • Room

TBD

  • 10:45am -11:00am
  • Finance
  • Room

Intermission

  • 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Finance
  • Room

Keynote

  • 12:00pm-2:15pm
  • Finance
  • Room

Exhibit Hall

  • 2:15pm-3:15
  • Business
  • Room

Dealing With Your Pain Points

  • 2:15pm-3:15
  • Fiber
  • Room

Napkin Designs to Master Plans

  • 2:15pm-3:15
  • Regulatory
  • Room

Rules to Know When Getting Started

  • 2:15pm-3:15
  • Business
  • Room

TBD

  • 2:15pm-3:15
  • Business
  • Room

TBD

  • 3:15pm-3:45pm
  • Business
  • Room

Intermission

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Fiber
  • Room

Building Cooperative Networks

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Regulatory
  • Room

FCC Infrastructure Rules & Policy Changes

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Tech
  • Room

IoT Deployment & Applications

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Track
  • Room

TBD

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Track
  • Room

TBD

  • 4:45pm-6:15pm
  • Track
  • Room

Exhibit Hall

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Track
  • Room

Sales & Marketing KPI's

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Human Resources
  • Room

TBD

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • International
  • Room

TBD

  • 8:00am-9:15am
  • Regulatory
  • Room

TBD

  • 9:15am-9:45am
  • Track
  • Room

Intermission

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Human Resources
  • Room

Managing Employer Risk

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Advanced Tech
  • Room

Network Monitoring Beyond UpDown

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Marketing
  • Room

Sales & Marketing Life Cycle

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • International
  • Room

TBD

  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Animal Farm
  • Room

TBD

  • 10:45am-11:00am
  • Marketing
  • Room

Intermission

  • 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Marketing
  • Room

Keynote Speaker

  • 12:00pm-2:15pm
  • Marketing
  • Room

Exhibit Hall

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Fiber
  • Room

Don't Be Afraid to Trust (but verify) the Experts

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Tech
  • Room

MicroPOPs and 80211ay the Mesh Revolution

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Business
  • Room

TBD

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Animal Farm
  • Room

TBD

  • 2:15pm-3:15pm
  • Regulatory
  • Room

TBD

  • 3:15pm-3:45pm
  • Marketing
  • Room

Intermission

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Fiber
  • Room

Revenue Streams that Exist with Fiber

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Tech
  • Room

Scaling Past 2,000 Customers

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Regulatory
  • Room

TBD

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Regulatory
  • Room

TBD

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm
  • Animal Farm
  • Room

TBD

  • 4:45pm-5:00pm
  • Tech
  • Room

Intermission

  • 5:00pm-5:45pm
  • Room

Closing Session