MuniWireless08: East – Agenda

Creating the Blueprint For Municipal Wireless Success Stories
Spotlight on Public Safety and WiMAX

MuniWireless08: East
Philadelphia, PA
June 10-11, 2008
Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue

The following agenda is subject to change.

Tuesday, June 10
8 AM

10 AM
General Session
–Welcome and Opening Remarks
–Panel Discussion: The State of MuniWireless
–Case Study: Public Safety
–National Broadband Policy: Mandate or Pipe Dream?
–Keynote Address: The Philadelphia Story (Greg Goldman, CEO, Wireless Philadelphia)

12 noon
Lunch/Exhibit Hall opens

2 PM
Sponsored Workshops
–Public Safety
–Mobile Workforce

3:30 PM

4:15 PM
General Session
–Wireless Beijing: Beyond the Olympics
–Panel Discussion: WiMAX in Municipal Wireless

5:30 PM
Opening Reception

Wednesday, June 11
7 AM

9 AM
General Session
–Keynote Address: Wireless in the Big Apple (Paul Cosgrave, CIO, New York City)
–Case Study: WiMAX Success Story – Grand Rapids, Mich. (Sally Wesorick, wireless project manager, Grand Rapids, Mich.)

10 AM

10:30 AM
Sponsored Workshops
–Video Surveillance
–Backhaul Solutions

12 noon

1:30 PM
Breakout Sessions
–Where Fiber Fits Into Municipal Wireless
–Reviving Digital Inclusion Efforts

3 PM

3:30 PM
General Session
–Keynote Address: Funding Options — Identifying and Tapping New Sources
–Panel Discussion: Success Stories in Funding Wireless Projects
–Closing Keynote: Making Public Safety Officials Advocates For Municipal Wireless

5 PM
Conference Concludes