NTA Winter Meeting & Holiday Reception

Join telecom professionals on Thursday, December 6 for the NTA Winter Meeting in Lincoln at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel in Lincoln.

The NTA Winter Meeting sets the stage for the coming year with dynamic speakers discussing the hot topics of the day.


  • 12:30 PM Registration Opens
  • 1:00 PM FCC and Congressional Thinking re: USF
    Justin (Gus) Hurwitz, Associate Professor of Law, Co-Director, Space, Cyber, & Telecom Law Program, University of Nebraska College of Law
  • 1:30 PM Broadband for the Farm?
    Warren VandeStadt, Senior Technology Leader – Wireless, Vantage Point
  • 2:15 PM Nebraska Legislative Update
    Justin Brady, Attorney & Lobbyist, Radcliffe & Associates
  • 2:30 PM BREAK
  • 2:45 PM FirstNet: Success Ways to bid on AT&T Projects
    Andy Sackreiter, AT&T, Dustin Blythe, AT&T, and Kyle Richardson, FirstNet
  • 3:15 PM NexGen 911
    Dave Sankey, Nebraska 911 Director, Nebraska Public Service Commission 
  • 3:45 BREAK
  • 4:00 PM Public-Private Partnerships
    Rick Nelson, General Manager, Custer Public Power District
    Brian Thompson, Consolidated Companies
    Gary Warren, Hamilton Telecommunications
    Andy Jader, Nebraska Central Telephone Co.
    Jason Axthem, NebraskaLink

Space for the meeting is limited so register early to guarantee a spot!

Then, mix, mingle and be merry! Wrap up the day and toast the season with cocktails and canapes at the always fun and festive Holiday Reception which begins at 5:00 PM.

The NTA Holiday Reception is Sponsored by Action BatteryAdTran, Consortia Consulting, Erickson & Brooks, CPAS’sMid America Computer Corporation, NebraskaLink, Rembolt Ludtke LLP.RVW, Inc.Telcom Insurance Group, Unitel, and Vantage Point.

A block of rooms has been secured with the hotel through Tuesday, November 20th.
Call to reserve yours today!
Courtyard by Marriott Lincoln Downtown/Haymarket (402) 904-4800