Verizon, LightSquared, AT&T, Sprint-Nextel, Houston Astros, University of Texas, Harris County and DFW Airport Headline Speaker List for Houston Wireless Event

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RCR Wireless News, with co-host Texas State Wireless Association, to broadcast live and in person discussion on Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) and Public Safety Network Interoperability.

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Distributed antenna systems (DAS) are increasing being used by mobile phone companies to enhance customer experience at high capacity venues, healthcare facilities and universities while local, state and federal officials struggle with how to deploy interoperable networks.

For a hands-on update on Texas public safety network and distributed antenna system trends, please join RCR Wireless News and co-host, the Texas State Wireless Association for a in person and online conference. The event will take place on Wednesday, September 14th at the Waterway Marriott in the Woodlands, TX.

Key conference themes include:

− DFW Airport – review of 7 million square foot WIFI request for proposal
− Next Generation Public Safety: The Power of LTE Broadband Networks
− How do carriers and enterprise customers future proof their investment in mobile technology?
− Demands of 4G/LTE devices on infrastructure
− Wireless and mobility in the oil and gas industry
− Case studies shaping urban, suburban and rural markets – Houston Astros, University of Texas, and two hospital DAS case studies
− Carrier presentations, roundtable & wrap-up featuring LightSquared, Sprint-Nextel and AT&T.

To attend the RCR Wireless News Mobile Broadband event or watch video coverage of the event, please visit RCR Wireless News Senior Editor Dan Meyer will be chairing the event and will be joined by the following confirmed speakers, moderators and panelists:

− Dominic Demark, Vice President of Public Safety Strategy, Verizon Wireless
− Geoff Stearn VP LightSquared
− Marlene Waltz, Director, Sprint-Nextel
− Victor Vozzo, Jr., Sr. Manager, AT&T
− John Chaney, Director of Communications and Mobility Architect, Harris County
− Rishi Bhaskar, Vice President of LTE and Private Broadband, Motorola Solutions
− Chris McCoy, Chief Financial Officer, InnerWireless, Inc
− Rob Todd, Molitoris Group
− Steve Reese, Sr. Director Information Technology, Houston Astros
− Sandra Germenis, Sr. Telecom Services Manager, University of Texas
− Bryan Olivier, Former President and COO, Broadpoint, Inc.
− Robert Forget, AVP Product Management, Vecima Networks
− Hector Maytorena, Vice President and General Manager- Western Hemisphere, RigNet
− Liviu Gaftea, Sr. Director Wireless International Marketing, ZTE
− Peter L. DeNagy, Principal Consultant, Enterprise Mobility Strategies
− Joe Baeumel, VP, Professional Services, Nexius
− Gerard Power, Vice President Strategic Marketing, Alcatel-Lucent
− Barry Matsumori, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer, Ethertronics
− Stephen C. King, P.E., Applications Engineer, 3M

"The mobile broadband market is showing tremendous growth, which is taxing every aspect of the ecosystem,” said Dan Meyer, editor of RCR Wireless News. “Every provider has acute capacity and coverage issues that they are in the process of or need to address promptly. I think this event will provide a great venue for many of the companies involved with those solutions, as well as representatives from the carriers looking to implement those solutions, to get together and discuss some of those opportunities."

Broadcasts from the RCR Wireless News Mobile Broadband Conference will stream live from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 14.

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