Events for Feb 23, 2017
SVTC Luncheon: Update on WISPA: Wireless Internet Service Providers AssociationFebruary 23 2017, 11:45 am - 1:00 pm | Wood Grill Buffet
SVTC Luncheon: Alex Phillips, CEO/ GM, HighSpeedLink.net. Topic: Update on WISPA (The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association) -- who they are, what they do, and why they exist.
Alex Phillips will share about what WISPA has been doing to help support broadband proliferation throughout Rural America. He also has some good news about the future of broadband and the technology in general.
WISPA Wireless Internet Service Providers Association. WISPA is a 501.c6 advocacy organization representing its membership and other companies who are part of the industry ecosystem. The association promotes the development, advancement and unification of the wireless Internet service provider industry.
WISPA has over 800 members consisting of wireless Internet service providers, municipal wireless Internet providers, electric and telephone cooperative wireless Internet providers, equipment manufacturers, service vendors and other interested parties. These members support the industry which delivers broadband Internet to over 3 million users via 3000+ Internet Service Providers (ISPs) that serve both residential and business customers, often in exclusively rural areas.
WISPA is a membership-driven trade association that promotes the development, advancement and unity of the fixed wireless internet service provider industry. For more information, visit www.wispa.org.
Networking begins at 11:45AM. Dutch Treat. | Membership not required. | By registering you enable us to bring you a pre-printed nametag.