FAQs

FAQs

Q: Where will TIA's Network of the Future Conference be held?
A: Renaissance Hotel, Dallas, 2222 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75207. Please click here to find more information on the hotel, preferred pricing and room selection.
Q: Who should I contact for more information?
A: For information regarding registration, sponsorship opportunities or speakers, contact events@tiaonline.org.
Q: Who should attend?
A: If your business is information and communications technology, telecommunications, security, Internet of Things, network design and architecture, then TIA’s Network of the Future Conference is for you. Typical attendees include C-suite, VPs, directors, product managers, security experts, engineers, and strategists. Carriers and suppliers of network solutions, as well as buyers and users from government, academia, healthcare, retail, and many other industries attend.
 Q: Why should I attend?
A:  TIA 2016 will be bigger and better than ever, as the communications ecosystem joins in exploring what is around the corner; 5G network innovations; scalability, security and interoperability of the Internet of Things; the Network Functions Virtualization revolution; the all-IP network transition; and more.  AT&T, USTelecom, QuEST Forum and many other groups are joining in bringing unique thought-provoking content, delivered by the top experts.  The business networking opportunities that you are able to enjoy will deliver the return on your investment, and you will easily justify your time as very well spent.
AT&T also hosts its annual Supplier Conference in conjunction with TIA’s event – an excellent opportunity to participate in both events at once.
Q: What are the dates?

A: Pre-conference workshops begin on Monday, June 6th, at 9:00 am.

The TIA conference ends on Wednesday, June 8th, with a Closing Reception from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. 

The Renaissance Dinner closes out the event from 6:30 pm -10:30 pm on Wednesday.  Please take a few minutes to review the Renaissance Dinner for more information.

The AT&T annual Supplier Conference takes place Wednesday, June 8 from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm, followed by the TIA-AT&T closing reception. The AT&T Supplier Conference continues on Thursday, June 9 from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm.

Q: How can I submit an application to speak at TIA 2016?

A: The Call for Speakers is now closed. Contact events@tiaonline.org to inquire about any remaining opportunities to speak as well as additional information for Sponsorships to TIA2016.

Q: How can I enter the ICT Startup Challenge?
A: The Startup Challenge entry phase is now closed. Please join us on Tuesday, June 7 at the Luncheon for the Competition among the six finalists.

Q: Should I be a sponsor?
A: As a TIA 2016 Network of the Future Conference sponsor, you will have the unique opportunity to gain access to some of the industry’s most forward-thinking experts, while gaining unparalleled branding exposure to more than 1,500 industry professionals.  Additional sponsorship benefits include social media shout-outs, recognition at TIA events, speaking opportunities and new connections with like-minded industry professionals. Click here for more information on Sponsor pricing.
Q: What does it cost to attend?

A: TIA Member Discounts and Early Bird rates save you money!  Early Bird Rates are good through April 8, 2016. Advance Pricing Rates are good through May 6, 2016.

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Q:  I can only stay for a short period of time.  Do you offer partial registration fees?
A: Yes, we do, please see this link to our registration page:  One Day Attendance
Q: Do I need to bring my badge to the event?
A: No, your badge will be provided to you onsite when you check in to register.
Q: Can Press and Analysts attend for free?

A: Yes. Press and Analysts are welcome to attend at no charge. Please contact us if you would like to attend.

Q: I am a carrier- how do I access my discounted admission for the event?
A: Please email events@tiaonline.org for further information.
Q: Can you provide a Letter of Invitation?
A: Yes. Please download the letter here. More questions? Contact us at events@tiaonline.org.
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