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July 29, 2014

Industry Leaders Discuss White Space and Shared Spectrum Opportunities at Super Wi-Fi Summit

 Google, Microsoft, Motorola and more provide insight on global opportunities in Wi-Fi

Norwalk, CT—July 29, 2014—TMC and Crossfire Media announced today that Super Wi-Fi Summit, held August 12-14, 2014, at The Rio in Las Vegas, Nevada, will feature an exciting list of speakers that include leading technology executives, industry analysts and more. The global spectrum sharing and TV white space event will provide attendees the opportunity to learn how to harness the power of unlicensed and shared spectrum solutions while engaging with all key players in ecosystem.

“Super Wi-Fi Summit is an exciting event for us to host because of its value to the broadband and unlicensed spectrum ecosystem,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, Super Wi-Fi Summit. “The FCC has opened up a sizable new block of unlicensed spectrum, creating a wealth of opportunities for consumers, service providers and device manufactures. This event will cover everything attendees need to know about new regulatory policies, technologies and how to make successful investments and deployments.”

The Super Wi-Fi Summit agenda includes the following speakers:

  • Alison Minea, Director and Senior Counsel of Regulatory Affairs, DISH
  • Apurva Mody Ph. D, Chairman, WhiteSpace Alliance Chair, IEEE 802.22 Standard Working Group, White Space Alliance
  • Armand Musey, President and Founder, Goldin Associates
  • Barlow Keener, Principal, Keener Law Group 
  • Bruce D. Jacobs, Partner, Pillsbury Law
  • Darrin Mylet, Business Operations, Adaptrum
  • Dean Brenner, Sr. VP, Government Affairs, Qualcomm
  • EJ Chang, Marketing Director, Mediatak
  • Gabriel Desjardins, Product Marketing Manager, Broadcom
  • Gregory J. Herman, President, Spectrum Evolution
  • Heikki Kokkinen, CEO & Founder, FairSpectrum
  • James Tagg, CTO, Truphone
  • Jeff Kohler, Co-Founder, Director and Chief Development Officer, JAB Wireless
  • Jim Carlson, CEO & President, Carlson Wireless
  • John P. Malyar, Chief Architect Interconnection Solutions, iconectiv
  • Louis Libin, President, Broad Comm, Inc.
  • Mark Gibson, Sr., Director, Business Development , Comsearch
  • Marty Stern, Partner, K&L Gates LLP
  • Michael Calabrese, Director, Wireless Future Project, New America Foundation
  • Dr. Mohammad Shakouri, Chairman, Wimax Forum
  • Paul Garnett, Director, Technology Policy, Microsoft
  • Peter Flynn, Product & Program Manager, Texas Instruments
  • Dr. Preston Marshall, Spectrum Access Technology, Google Access
  • Rick Whitt, Global Head for Public Policy and Government Relations, Motorola Mobility LLC
  • Ross Buntrock, Practice Group Leader, Arent Fox
  • Scott Johnson, CEO & Co-Founder, All Traffic Solutions
  • Steve Coran, Of Counsel, Lerman Senter Law
  • Toh Keat Beng, Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc

Super Wi-Fi is supported by Platinum Sponsor Motorola Mobility and Gold Sponsor WhiteSpace Alliance.

Registration for Super Wi-Fi Summit is now open. Contact Frank Coppola at 203-852-6800 x131 for more information. For media inquiries, contact Ashley Baster. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages for Super Wi-Fi Summit should contact TMC's Matthew Gleeson at 203.852.6800 ext. 145.

For the latest Super Wi-Fi Summit news, updates and information follow on Twitter at @SuperWiFiSummit.

About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. MobilityTechzone is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Currency 2.0; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; FreePBX World; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; SmartVoice Conference; Software Telco Congress; Super Wi-Fi Summit - The Global Spectrum Sharing and TV White Space Event; SIP Trunking, Unified Communications & WebRTC Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo III; Fitness and Sports Wearable Technology (FAST) Expo II, WebRTC Conference & Expo IV; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

About Crossfire Media

Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

Media and Analyst Contact:      

Ashley Baster

Connect2 Communications       

(919) 435-9112


Edited by Maurice Nagle

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