Penton's IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum Keynotes to Discuss Smart Cities and Site Development Strategy

Matthew Bailey, Recognized International IoT Expert, and T-Mobile's Allan Tantillo to Share Insights

Feb 22, 2016, 10:00 ET from Penton

ATLANTA, Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) and AGL Media Group today announced the keynote presenters for IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum ( Matthew Bailey, recognized international  Internet of Things (IoT) expert, will discuss Smart Cities, and Allan Tantillo, Senior Director, National Site Development, T-Mobile, will discuss Site Development Strategy. IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum brings together the industry's wired and wireless players to examine the communications technology infrastructure. The Forum will take place March 22-24, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. To register for the event, click here.

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On Tuesday, March 22 at 8:45 a.m. Bailey will deliver his address "Smart Cities: Where Will the Future of Wireless Infrastructure Take Us?" The devices that attach to today's wireless networks only scratch the surface on how tomorrow's Smart Cities, Smart Cars and the IoT will take advantage of small cells, Wi-Fi, DAS and macrocells. This presentation offers a view into the wireless future. Bailey is a trusted expert, educator and advisor to governments, investors, businesses and research organizations on IoT, emerging wireless technologies, standards and the opportunity for economic growth and global impact.

On Wednesday, March 23 at 9:00 a.m. Tantillo will discuss "Site Development Strategy: Catching Your Competition Is Just the Start."  Tantillo will share T-Mobile's success and best practices that are setting the stage for even more victories. The presentation will touch on successful spectrum acquisitions, a corporate culture that knocks down barriers and a nationwide site development strategy that will go beyond catching the competition. With nearly 20 years of industry experience, Tantillo has worked on the development of wireless networks. Today, Tantillo is responsible for major vendor relations (MLAs and others), lease administration, property management, DAS/small cell deployment, compliance and public education/outreach..

"Our goal is to offer event attendees with the knowledge they need to drive their businesses forward," said Stephanie McCall, Show Director, IWCE. "These are two hot topics in the industry today. We're excited to offer presentations from these industry luminaries to share their views and experiences with our audience."

IoT and connected devices are a major theme across Penton impacting many industry sectors including communications technology. In addition to the topics in IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum, IWCE is offering a primer on IoT and M2M, discussions on the smart grid, smart buildings and cybersecurity for the connected world.    

To register to attend IWCE's Network Infrastructure Forum, click here.

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Since 1977, the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) has been the premier 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

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Nadira Ramatally
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Penton Public Infrastructure
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