Broadband takes center stage at telecom summit



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Wireless technology, broadband and an "intro" course on telecommunications for businesses and municipalities will be among the highlights of the 2011 New Hampshire Telecommunications Summit.The summit - set for Wednesday, May 11, with registration beginning at 7:45 a.m. at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester - is sponsored by the state Division of Economic Development, the New Hampshire Telecommunications Association, HeadNetworks and media sponsor NHBR.Sessions will include a presentation by Scott Valcourt of the University of New Hampshire focusing on the Network NH Now, the state's new broadband initiative as well as a discussion of statewide broadband and expansion incentives, with a panel made up of representatives of service providers and moderated by Matt Cookson of the New Hampshire High Technology Council.Breakout session topics will be "Wireless/Cellular Technology Today," "Where's my Broadband?" and "Telecom 101 for Businesses and Municipalities."Cost to attend is $75, including lunch. For more information or to register, visit nhtelecom.org/summit2011. Edit ModuleShow Tags