Conference: March 27-31, 2017
Exhibits: March 29-30, 2017

Las Vegas Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV

In Partnership With

FirstNet in Review

  • Tuesday, March 28, 2017: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Room: S233
  • Session Number:  T241

Description

The Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network will likely affect areas beyond public safety, including utilities, transportation and even enterprise and industry.  In this review, examine what is now known as FirstNet, including the issues that arose after 9/11 the provided the impetus for a suggested nationwide network, through to the decision making, technology developments and initial regional deployments.  Also examine what the early days of a fully-operational nationwide public safety broadband network might be like and how it will affect you. 

    Speakers

    Jeff Cohen

    Chief Counsel
    APCO International
    Panelist

    Charles Dowd

    Public Safety Consultant
    Former Board Member, FirstNet
    Panelist

    Anna Gomez

    Partner
    Wiley Rein LLP
    Panelist

    Donny Jackson

    Editor
    IWCE's Urgent Communications
    Moderator

    TJ Kennedy

    President
    FirstNet
    Panelist

    Harlin McEwen

    Honorary President, International Association of Chiefs of Police
    FirstNet Public Safety Advisory Committee
    Panelist

    Kevin McGinnis

    Board Member
    FirstNet
    Panelist

    Fred Scalera

    Director of Public Safety Innovation
    Brooks Bawden LLC
    Panelist