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Monday, August 24

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S110
  • Session Number:  DAS
  • Monday, August 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
NOTE: This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. This Hands-on Training Hosted by ETA Focuses on the Application and Optimization of Active and Passive Bi-Directional Amplifiers used in Today's Distributed Antenna Systems. This two-day course is for anyone interested in learning the fundamental theories, components, installation,...
Speakers
Joseph Delio CETma,ms

Senior Vice President
IWA Technical Services Inc.

Ira Wiesenfeld, P.E.

Principal Engineer
IWA Technical Services, Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S103
  • Session Number:  FTTA
  • Monday, August 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules change to allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  This course examines ‘how fiber works’ and the fundamentals of different fibers, cables, connectors and other hardware used...
Speaker
Phil Shoemaker FOI, FOT-OSP

Senior Instructor
The Light Brigade

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S112
  • Session Number:  GCT1
  • Monday, August 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
NOTE: This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. DISCLAIMER* The Associate CET (CETa) and General Communications Technician-Level 1 (GCT1) are similar courses that cover basic electronics. The CETa focuses on fundamentals and is perfect for those just entering the industry or for seasoned techs who want...
Speakers
Mike Brownson

Director, IBW Business Development
Westell Technologies

AJ Wiesenfeld PE

Senior Staff Engineer
IWA Technical Services, Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S111
  • Session Number:  LAS
  • Monday, August 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. Line and Antenna Sweep (LAS) testing has been with us for more than 50 years but it was primarily lab based. Handheld units now bring line sweeping into the field at a technician level. Carrier and equipment manufacturers develop...
Speaker
Jay Thompson CETsr


Thompson Communications Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S113
  • Session Number:  PAT
  • Monday, August 24, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. In this course participants will be introduced to basic antenna theory.  We will examine the fundamental principles of RF propagation and explore the antenna’s critical role in wireless communication systems.  A major problem in any wireless communication system is...
Speaker
William Bailey Jr.

Safety Compliance/Training Facilitator
Dave Tomasch Inc.


Tuesday, August 25

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S110
  • Session Number:  DAS
  • Tuesday, August 25, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
NOTE: This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. This Hands-on Training Hosted by ETA Focuses on the Application and Optimization of Active and Passive Bi-Directional Amplifiers used in Today's Distributed Antenna Systems. This two-day course is for anyone interested in learning the fundamental theories, components, installation,...
Speakers
Joseph Delio CETma,ms

Senior Vice President
IWA Technical Services Inc.

Ira Wiesenfeld, P.E.

Principal Engineer
IWA Technical Services, Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S103
  • Session Number:  FTTA
  • Tuesday, August 25, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules change to allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  This course examines ‘how fiber works’ and the fundamentals of different fibers, cables, connectors and other hardware used...
Speaker
Phil Shoemaker FOI, FOT-OSP

Senior Instructor
The Light Brigade

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S112
  • Session Number:  GCT1
  • Tuesday, August 25, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
NOTE: This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. DISCLAIMER* The Associate CET (CETa) and General Communications Technician-Level 1 (GCT1) are similar courses that cover basic electronics. The CETa focuses on fundamentals and is perfect for those just entering the industry or for seasoned techs who want...
Speakers
Mike Brownson

Director, IBW Business Development
Westell Technologies

AJ Wiesenfeld PE

Senior Staff Engineer
IWA Technical Services, Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S111
  • Session Number:  LAS
  • Tuesday, August 25, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. Line and Antenna Sweep (LAS) testing has been with us for more than 50 years but it was primarily lab based. Handheld units now bring line sweeping into the field at a technician level. Carrier and equipment manufacturers develop...
Speaker
Jay Thompson CETsr


Thompson Communications Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S113
  • Session Number:  PAT
  • Tuesday, August 25, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday and Tuesday. In this course participants will be introduced to basic antenna theory.  We will examine the fundamental principles of RF propagation and explore the antenna’s critical role in wireless communication systems.  A major problem in any wireless communication system is...
Speaker
William Bailey Jr.

Safety Compliance/Training Facilitator
Dave Tomasch Inc.


Wednesday, August 26

8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S104
  • Session Number:  5G
  • Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
***Note: The schedule allows time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  The 5G for Technicians certification is aimed at cellular technicians and engineers with basic knowledge of the wireless industry. The course serves as an introduction to 5G and gives cellular technicians the opportunity to earn...
Speaker
Patrick McNerney

COO
3D Design & Engineering

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S112
  • Session Number:  CET
  • Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  DISCLAIMER* The Associate CET (CETa) and General Communications Technician-Level 1 (GCT1) are similar courses that cover basic electronics. The CETa focuses on...
Speaker
Christopher Miller CETsr

Professor
Heartland Community College

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S110
  • Session Number:  ITS
  • Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  STUDENTS MUST BRING A LAPTOP OR TABLET TO THE CLASS.   The workshop will prepare attendees to challenge the new ITS certification exam...
Speaker
Chuck Brooks

Managing Director/VP
eITPrep Educational Technologies Group

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S103
  • Session Number:  FTTA
  • Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules change to allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  This course examines ‘how fiber works’ and the fundamentals of different fibers, cables, connectors and other hardware used...
Speaker
Phil Shoemaker FOI, FOT-OSP

Senior Instructor
The Light Brigade

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S113
  • Session Number:  MRT
  • Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  With the explosion of new digital applications in today’s communication networks microwave radio offers many advantages.  They are capable of carrying large...
Speaker
William Bailey Jr.

Safety Compliance/Training Facilitator
Dave Tomasch Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S111
  • Session Number:  RFIM
  • Wednesday, August 26, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  This course is for anyone who is involved with interference hunting in radio services. It will provide theoretical and practical fundamentals needed...
Speaker
Donald Huston

Technical Trainer
TX RX Systems


Thursday, August 27

8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S112
  • Session Number:  CET
  • Thursday, August 27, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  DISCLAIMER* The Associate CET (CETa) and General Communications Technician-Level 1 (GCT1) are similar courses that cover basic electronics. The CETa focuses on...
Speaker
Christopher Miller CETsr

Professor
Heartland Community College

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S110
  • Session Number:  ITS
  • Thursday, August 27, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  STUDENTS MUST BRING A LAPTOP OR TABLET TO THE CLASS.   The workshop will prepare attendees to challenge the new ITS certification exam...
Speaker
Chuck Brooks

Managing Director/VP
eITPrep Educational Technologies Group

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S103
  • Session Number:  FTTA
  • Thursday, August 27, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules change to allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  This course examines ‘how fiber works’ and the fundamentals of different fibers, cables, connectors and other hardware used...
Speaker
Phil Shoemaker FOI, FOT-OSP

Senior Instructor
The Light Brigade

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S113
  • Session Number:  MRT
  • Thursday, August 27, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  With the explosion of new digital applications in today’s communication networks microwave radio offers many advantages.  They are capable of carrying large...
Speaker
William Bailey Jr.

Safety Compliance/Training Facilitator
Dave Tomasch Inc.

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S111
  • Session Number:  RFIM
  • Thursday, August 27, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday and Thursday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  This course is for anyone who is involved with interference hunting in radio services. It will provide theoretical and practical fundamentals needed...
Speaker
Donald Huston

Technical Trainer
TX RX Systems


Friday, August 28

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sponsored by

  • Room:   S110
  • Session Number:  ITS
  • Friday, August 28, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This is a multi-day course that takes place on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. ***Note: Wednesday and Thursday's schedules allow time to visit the IWCE exhibit hall during an extended lunch break.  STUDENTS MUST BRING A LAPTOP OR TABLET TO THE CLASS.   The workshop will prepare attendees to challenge the new ITS certification exam...
Speaker
Chuck Brooks

Managing Director/VP
eITPrep Educational Technologies Group