Washington, DC – May 16, 2017 – Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) and AGL Media Group (AGL) today announced a partnership which will bring the AGL Local Summit to CCA’s 25th Annual Convention. AGL’s event will take place on Tuesday, October 24, the day before CCA’s Convention begins, and will feature a full day of learning and networking for carriers, tower companies, service providers and industry professionals. CCA’s 2017 Annual Convention takes place October 25-27 at the Fort Worth Convention Center.
AGL Local Summit attendees will be able to participate in the 25th Anniversary Celebration and CCA’s Convention at a discounted rate, and will have access to extensive programming featuring technical, marketing, policy and business development opportunities.
“Infrastructure is among the many issues our carrier members are focused on, as we seek to build out a reliable high-speed mobile broadband network across the United States,” said Steven K. Berry, CCA’s president and CEO. “Partnering with AGL to bring the important players in the tower space to our 25th Annual Convention is a win-win, and we are excited to be facilitating the connections and business relationships on both sides that will move our industry forward.”
AGL’s Texas Summit, the fourth and final stop on the annual “On the Road” Tour, will bring pertinent wireless education and thought-leadership to local industry professionals. The one-day educational event features an inside look at small cell technology, LTE installation and innovations in the mobile sector, with the unique opportunity to learn from and network with leading industry executives.
Rick Heilbrunn, president and COO of AGL Media Group, said, “We are very excited to host our Local Summit in conjunction with CCA’s Annual Convention this year. As the industry continues to evolve and expand, it is increasingly important that we adapt accordingly and continue to provide timely education and networking opportunities for wireless industry professionals.”
About AGL Media Group
For 13 years, AGL Media Group has been a leading media brand that both reports and promotes telecom innovation, wireless technology, and business trends throughout multiple channels. AGL currently publishes AGL Magazine, Applied Wireless Technology, eDigest newsletter, and hosts local summits. AGL helps you reach your customers through print, digital and online formats as well as face to face through educational local summits. The goal of AGL Media Group is to further that dialogue by offering relevant content about wireless development and economic growth. For more information, visit www.aglmediagroup.com
About CCA Events
CCA events bring the decision-makers in the competitive mobile ecosystem together for networking, learning and sharing best practices. CCA’s Annual Convention will take place October 25-27, 2017 in Fort Worth and Mobile Carriers Show will take place March 28 – 30, 2018 in Las Vegas.
CCA is the nation’s leading association for competitive wireless providers and stakeholders across the United States. The licensed service area of CCA’s nearly 100 carrier members covers 95 percent of the nation, and the nearly 200 associate members provide goods and services to the carriers. Visit http://www.ccamobile.org/
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