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AGL Local Summit – Kansas City

September 27, 2018 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Learn from industry leaders and technology experts. Interact with existing clients and establish new relationships. Showcase your company’s products and services. Increase brand recognition throughout the wireless industry.

Early Bird Rate: $199 until August 27th
Standard Rate: $250
On-site Registration: $299

Discounts for SWAP members and government employees.
Includes breakfast and lunch during the summit, and drinks and appetizers during the networking event.



September 27, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center
1 E Pershing Rd
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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(816) 474-4400


AGL Media Group
(714) 504-1145

Session Topics

  • Federal, States, Local Small Cell Streamlining Plans: Whose Vision Will Win Out?
  • Pushing Your Tower Site to the Cutting Edge
  • A Conversation on Tower Multiples
  • KC: Designing the Smart City of the Future



8:00 AM
Registration, Networking Breakfast and Exhibitor Display
9:15 AM
Opening Keynote
Jason CalientoJason Caliento, Executive Vice President of Network Strategy, Mobilitie
Jason serves as the Executive Vice President of Network Strategy at Mobilitie where he creates partnerships with cities, venues, and carriers to design and build advanced wireless solutions. Jason has 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry focused on the development of wireless networks, including some of the nation’s largest roll-outs of new technologies and infrastructure.
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10:00 AM
Federal, State, Local Small Cell Streamlining Plans: Whose Vision Will Win Out?
Congress, the FCC, States and municipalities are looking into the role federal, state and local governments play in facilitating the deployment of small cells, examining fees charged for access to rights of ways and shot clocks on local small cell application reviews. What are different views on streamlining small cell deployment and how can they be reconciled?
(MOD) Bryan Tramont,
Wilkinson Barker Knauer
Tony Peduto,
CTI Towers
Dan Marinberg,
Vertical Bridge
Jonathan Kramer,
Telecom Law Firm
Robert Stapleton,
National Wireless Ventures
11:00 AM
Networking and Exhibitor Display
Keeping Your Tower Site on the Cutting Edge
Carriers and communities place a lot of demands on today’s macrotowers and small cells. They have to carry an increasing amount of equipment — more radios, bigger antennas — and also avoid become a visual blight on the landscape. How can you keep up?
(MOD) Scott Krouse,
NATE Wireless Industry Network
Linnea Angle,
Chris Hills,
STEALTH Concealment Solutions
Dale Heath,
Anthony Castillo,
Perfect 10 Wireless
12:15 PM
Presentation by National Association of Tower Erectors
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1:25 PM
Afternoon Keynote
5G in Perspective
What will 5G mean in terms of how spectrum will be utilized? How will network capacity be impacted by innovations such as the transmission of holographic images and connected cars? And what will be the role of data centers in a 5G world? Clayton Funk, MVP Capital, and Tony Sabatino, SABRE Industries, will hold a lively conversation on the wireless future.
Clayton Funk,
MVP Capital
Tony Sabatino,
SABRE Industries
2:00 PM
Networking and Exhibitor Display
2:15 PM
Building the Smart City of the Future
Money spent between now and 2020 on smart city projects will total $400 billion. How much of that will be spent with you? Learn where the products and services you offer can attract capital spending, installation and maintenance income, and operating revenue flowing from smart city initiatives. Opportunities stem from wireless nodes that will alleviate traffic congestion, autonomous cars, smart traffic lights and smart parking. Smart IoT devices will track data from the sensors that allow the city to manage systems in real time. Find out where to obtain your share of the business.
(MOD) Aaron Attebery,
Black & Veatch
Ron Fangio,
Black & Veatch
Tom Gerend,
KC Streetcar Association
Herb Sih,
Think Big Partners
Brent Johnston,
3:15 PM
3:00 – 5:00 PM
Networking Reception
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