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Net@EDU Converged Communications Working Group (Formerly the joint meeting of the ICS and Wireless working groups)

Thursday, November 8, 2007


This meeting will devote several hours to presentations and discussions regarding emergency notification systems on campus. This will include a panel of speakers from various campuses who are actively working on this issue, including Virginia Tech, and presentations by a select group of vendors. Also planned for the agenda is an update on municipal networks, 4G Wi Max and 911 capabilities on campus.

October 23, 2007
8:00am-8:30am - Breakfast Introduction - Mike Staman/Bob Vonderohe
8:30am-9:30am Municipal Networks: Overview and State of the Market
Chris Puccio, Senior Consultant, Civitium
9:30am-10:30am Mobilizing the Internet
Chris Puccio, Senior Consultant, Civitium
10:30am-11:00am - Morning Break  
11:00am-12:00pm 911 Fact or Fiction: What you need to know
Shayne Waterbly, VP of Sales Western Region, Xtend
12:00pm-1:00pm - Lunch  
1:00pm-2:00pm Emergency Notifications Systems for A Mobile Community
Mark Katsouros, Director, Telecommunication and Network Services, University of Iowa
2:00pm-2:45pm Open Discussion
Facilitator: Mark Katsouros
2:45pm-3:00pm - Afternoon Break  
Vendor Presentations
3n’s InstaCom™ Meeting the needs of Higher Education
Ann Chamberlin, Director-Channel Sales, 3n National Notification Network
  Campus Safety: Preparing the Foundation for Student Safety
Greg Kovich, Education Sales Specialist, Alcatel-Lucent
  ConnectEd Solutions
Joshua Roth, Chief Technology Officer, NTI Group
4:30pm-4:45pm - Wrap Up Jim Jokl


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