The Great Lakes Technology Showcase offers large virtual space featuring some of the most innovative products in the broadband industry. Attendees will also be able to attend technical training sessions designed to increase their productivity and knowledge of next generation technologies.

The 2021 agenda is below:

Wednesday, October 27

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Vendor Move In
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Opening Reception and Vendor Time
6:00 p.m. Dinner on your own

Thursday, October 28

8:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. General Session


USTelecom - Jonathon Spalter - Remote Interview with US Senator

Workforce Development

Vantage Point Solutions - Growing Pains: Hidden Risks in Network Expansion


State Broadband Expansion Programs

Calix - On Your Mark, Get Set...Performance Test!
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Lunch and Vendor Time
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. NECA - Low Earth Orbit Satellite Broadband Overview
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions - 45 minute sessions, each repeated

ADTRAN - Creating a Differentiated Connected Home Experience with Wi-Fi 6 Technologies

Calix - Securing the Subscriber

Innovative Systems - What does the Future Hold for Streaming Video Delivery?
6:00 p.m. Really Fun Evening Event

Friday, October 29

8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Breakfast with Possible Speaker

FCC Update

Event contacts:

Ohio – Cheryl Burchard ( or 614-221-3231)
Indiana – Brooke Fair ( or 317-635-1272)
Michigan – Kelle M. DuBay ( or 517-482-4167)