ATLANTA, Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's International Wireless Communication Expo (IWCE), the premier annual event for communications technology professionals, announced that registration is now open. The event is scheduled to take place March 21-25, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. To register to attend, click here.
For the second year in a row, IWCE will be co-located with ETA International's Education Forum to offer training in popular technology areas related to ETA certification. For the first time, IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum, a new event presented by IWCE and AGL Media Group, will also co-locate. It brings together the industry's wired and wireless players to examine the communications technology infrastructure.
IWCE's comprehensive conference program offers five days of unparalleled professional development opportunities through keynote addresses, workshops, short courses and training. Conference tracks include FirstNet, Next Generation Networks and Systems, Spectrum and Signal Optimization, Cybersecurity and Planning and Preparation, as well as dedicated tracks for public safety, enterprise and critical infrastructure. Full conference program details will be available by the end of October.
Curtis Levinson, Cybersecurity Advisor to NATO will present the opening keynote address on March 23, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. He will discuss threats to the critical infrastructure, including power grids and communications systems across the globe and the U.S. adversaries that are targeting with cyber attacks. He will also outline specific cybersecurity considerations for the communications-technology industry and provide practical actionable remediation—policies, procedures and technology—that can be implemented right now to help protect your valuable enterprise data and networks.
IWCE's Town Hall Meetings will return for the second year and are open to all attendees. Attendees will learn what government and association partners have been up to as they present their latest initiatives. Participating organizations include DHS's Science and Technology Directorate, DHS's Office of Emergency Communications, NPSTC and ETA.
"Over 7,000 industry professionals and more than 370 exhibitors gather together at IWCE to learn about the latest communications technology trends. We've made several exciting enhancements to our event, including a new co-location and new education topics, and we're looking forward to sharing them with attendees," said Stephanie McCall, Show Director for IWCE.
New this year is IWCE's Super Pass, an all access pass to nearly everything at the show, including Exhibit Hall admission, access to IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum education sessions and additional features such as a dedicated badge pick-up kiosk, a guaranteed seat at one Speed Networking session, VIP seating at the keynote addresses, access to the priority lounge, access to an on-site concierge and much more.
Early bird registration for IWCE is available until October 15, 2015. Early registration is encouraged to take advantage of the best pricing for IWCE's conference packages and training offerings. A full breakdown of registration packages is available on the Register Page of IWCE's website.
For additional information on IWCE and to sign up for email updates, visit iwceexpo.com. Stay connected with us on Twitter, Facebook @iwceexpo and follow our IWCE company page on LinkedIn.
Media interested in attending IWCE can register to attend at http://www.iwceexpo.com.
ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS EXPO (IWCE)
Since 1977, the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) has been the authoritative annual event for communications technology professionals. IWCE features over 370 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and trends in the industry. Over 7,000 individuals attend from a diverse group of industry professionals including government/military, public safety, utility, transportation and business enterprise. IWCE 2016 will be held March 21-25, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. For more information, visit www.iwceexpo.com.
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