ATLANTIC-ACM’s Partners and Principals are appearing at the following public events. We update this list regularly so check back soon or follow us on LinkedIn to receive notices about calendar updates. If you’re attending one of these events and would like to schedule a meeting, please contact our Boston office at +1 617 720 3700.

2016 Events

EventDate/LocationAttendee(s)Additional Information
The 2016 INCOMPAS Show
formerly COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2016 Convention & Expo
October 23-26
Dallas, TX, USA
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
Fedor Smith will present ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2016 Metro Wholesale Service Provider Awards
Capacity Europe 2016November 7-9
Paris, France
Fedor Smith
MEF16November 7-10
Baltimore, MD, USA
Charlie Reed
Wells Fargo 2016 Tech, Media & Telecom ConferenceNovember 9-10 New York, New York, USAAaron BlazarOn November 10, Aaron Blazar will be a member of the panel discussing Fiber. The panel will include:
Mike Friloux, CTO, Communications Sales & Leasing Inc.
Bill LaPerch, Executive Chairman,
Hylan Datacom
Philip Olivero, CTO, Lightower Fiber Networks
Tim Biltz, CEO, Lumos Networks Corp
Past 2016 Events
Capacity North AmericaOctober 5-6
Toronto, ON, Canada
Charlie Reed
Carriers World and IPX Summit 2016September 21-22
London, UK
Dr. Judy Reed Smith
Thibault Fuhr
On September 21, Dr. Judy Reed Smith was a featured speaker, with a presentation on “Navigating the Dark Fiber Opportunity”

CTIA Tower & Small Cell SummitSeptember 7-9
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Aaron Blazar
Cowen Communications Infrastructure SummitAugust 9
Boulder, CO, USA
Aaron BlazarAaron Blazar spoke on the topic of oDAS and small cells at the second annual summit hosted by Cowen Group
Telecom Exchange 2016June 21-22
New York, NY, USA
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
Fedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2016 North American Business Connectivity Awards at the Telecom Exchange Opening Reception on June 21.
On June 22, ATLANTIC-ACM joined hundreds of the industry’s top talent at Jaymie Scotto & Associates‘ premier networking event.
2016 Wells Fargo Convergence & Connectivity SymposiumJune 21
New York, NY, USA
Aaron BlazarAaron Blazar spoke at the symposium hosted by Wells Fargo
The Wireless Infrastructure ShowMay 23-26
Dallas, TX, USA
Aaron Blazar
International Telecoms WeekMay 8-11
Chicago, IL, USA
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
Douglas Barnett
The 2016 INCOMPAS Show
formerly COMPTEL PLUS Spring 2016 Convention & Expo
April 10-13
Washington, DC, USA
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
Fedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2016 U.S. Long Haul Wholesale Service Provider Awards
IWCE’s Network Infrastructure Forum March 22-23
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Aaron BlazarAaron Blazar moderated the panel discussing
“Front, Backhaul and C-RAN: Our Need for Speed”

The panel included:
Erik McLaughlin, Director of Product Management, DRAGONWAVE INC.
Matt Thompson, VP of DAS Sales, COBHAM WIRELESS
Derek Underwood, Regional VP, CAMBIUM NETWORKS
Farzin Stephen Yazdani, CEO, FAST DAS

Enterprise ConnectMarch 7-10
Orlando, FL, USA
Charlie Reed
Metro Connect USA 2016January 26-27
Miami, FL, USA
Aaron BlazarAaron Blazar moderated the panel discussing “The big impact of small cells – The next generation of wireless upgrades”

The panel included:
Maria Browne, Partner, DAVIS WRIGHT TREMAINE
Ron Mudry, CEO, TOWERCLOUD
Ray La Chance, President and CEO, ZENFI NETWORKS

Pacific Telecommunications Council/PTC’16January 17-21
Honolulu, HI, USA
Fedor Smith
Douglas Barnett
Fedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2016 Global Wholesale Service Provider Awards

2015 Events

EventDate/LocationAttendee(s)Additional Information
GEN15November 17-19
Dallas, TX, USA
Charlie ReedCharlie Reed spoke on the panel for How Quickly Will the Industry Shift To Dynamic Services & What Will Be The Impact?

Other Panelists Included:
Moderator: Carol Wilson, Editor-at-Large, LIGHT READING Robert Schult, Research Director, TELEGEOGRAPHY
Rosemary Cochran, Principal & Co-Founder, VERTICAL SYSTEMS Group
Nav Chander, Research Manager, Enterprise Telecom, IDC

Capacity Europe 2015November 2-4
Paris, France
Fedor SmithFedor Smith moderated the panel on “We need to talk about talking – Alternatives beyond the traditional phone call”

Panelists Included:
Damien Staples, General Manager, Business Development, BT GLOBAL TELECOM MARKETS
Tim Moynihan, VP Marketing, DIALOGIC CORPORATION
Frédéric Schepens, SVP, VODAFONE CARRIER SERVICES

COMPTEL Plus Fall 2015October 18-21
San Francisco, CA, USA
Fedor Smith
Douglas Barnett
Fedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2015 Metro Wholesale Service Provider Awards
IPX Summit 2015September 30 – October 1
London, UK
Dr. Judy Reed Smith
Charlie Reed
Carriers World 2015September 29-30
London, UK
Dr. Judy Reed Smith
Charlie Reed
Dr. Judy Reed Smith was a featured speaker at Carriers World 2015, addressing the topic of emerging customers and competitors in the global wholesale ecosystems

Charlie Reed was a featured speaker at Carriers World 2015, addressing the topic of the drivers behind wholesale customer purchasing decisions

Tower and Small Cell SummitSeptember 10
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Aaron BlazarAaron Blazar was a featured speaker at the Tower & Small Cell Summit
Cowen Communications Infrastructure SummitAugust 12
Boulder, CO, USA
Aaron Blazar
Telecom Exchange 2015June 24
New York, NY, USA
Fedor SmithFedor Smith spoke with TMC and RCR Wireless, covering fiber demand to support wireless network growth, the future of small cells, the role of cable companies, and ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2015 Business Connectivity Service Provider Excellence Awards. Watch the interviews here: TMC & RCR Wireless
2015 Wells Fargo Securities Telecom SymposiumJuly 23
New York, NY, USA
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
WIRELESS FORUM 2015June 16-17
New York, NY, USA
Aaron BlazarAaron Blazar moderated the panel on “Financial Trends and Forecasts for Wireless Services”

Panelists Included:
Clayton Funk, Managing Director, MEDIA VENTURE PARTNERS
Brian Clark, Managing Partner, M/C PARTNERS
Jennifer Fritzsche, Managing Director, WELLS FARGO SECURITIES
Malcolm Morris, Senior Managing Director, GUGGENHEIM PARTNERS

International Telecoms WeekMay 10-13
Chicago, IL, USA
Fedor SmithFedor Smith moderated the panel on “Technological Innovation: A Step Into The Future”

Panelists Included:
Daniel Kurgan, CEO, BICS
Martin Schlieker, SVP Global Network Factory, DEUTSCHE TELEKOM
Willem Offerhaus, President and CEO, IBASIS
David Crowley, Director, Strategic Sourcing, MICROSOFT
Michael Wheeler, EVP, NTT COMMUNICATIONS
Dr. Homoud M. Alkussayer, Global VP For Wholesale, SAUDI TELECOM COMPANY (STC)

The Wireless Infrastructure ShowApril 27-29
Hollywood, CA, USA
Aaron Blazar
COMPTEL PLUS Spring 2015 Convention & ExpoApril 10-13
Orlando, FL, USA
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
Aaron Blazar spoke on the panel for “The Wireless Ecosystem and Next Generation Networks”

Other Panelists Included:
Moderator: Joseph Patton, VP, Sales & Business Development, TOWER CLOUD
Chris Alberding, VP, Product Marketing, FAIRPOINT COMMUNICATIONS
Ray LaChance, President and CEO, ZENFI NETWORKS

Fedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2015 Long Haul U.S. Wholesale Service Provider Awards

Enterprise CONNECTMarch 16-19
Orlando, FL, USA
Charlie Reed
Metro Connect USA 2015January 27-28
Miami, FL, USA
Aaron BlazarAaron Blazar spoke on the Keynote Panel: “Small Cell Evolution”

Other Panelists Included:
Ronald Mudry, CEO, TOWER CLOUD
Jennifer Fritzsche, Managing Director, WELLS FARGO
John Schmitt, Chief Development Officer, FIBERLIGHT
Bo Piekarski, VP Product Management & Development, CROWN CASTLE

Pacific Telecommunications Council/PTC’15January 17-21
Honolulu, HI, USA
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
Fedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2015 Global Wholesale Service Provider Awards

2014 Events

EventDate/LocationAttendee(s)Additional Information
Gilbane Conference 2014December 2-4
Boston, MA
Global Carrier AwardsNovember 4
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dr. Judy Reed Smith
Dr. Judy Reed Smith was a member of the Global Carrier Awards Judging Panel
Capacity Europe 2014November 3-5
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Carriers WorldOctober 14-15
London, UK
Dr. Judy Reed Smith
Charlie Reed
Dr. Judy Reed Smith spoke on the topic of the challenges and benefits of Bandwidth on Demand
COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2014 Convention & ExpoOctober 5-8
Dallas, TX
Fedor SmithFedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2014 U.S. Metro Wholesale Service Provider Awards
Capacity North America 2014September 11-12
San Francisco, CA
Fedor SmithFedor Smith moderated the panel on “Realising The Promise Of Unified Communications”

Panelists Included:
Michael Cassidy, Director of Marketing, THE VIA GROUP
Amir Hameed, Senior Director, SONUS NETWORKS
Gina Nomellini, CMO, ONE SOURCE NETWORKS
David Eden, TATA COMMUNICATIONS

Telecom Exchange East 2014June 25
New York, NY
Fedor SmithFedor Smith participated in the CEO roundtable discussion on Content Delivery Networks and the Telecom Ecosystem
2014 MIT Sloan CIO SymposiumMay 21
Boston, MA
International Telecoms WeekMay 11-15
Chicago, IL
COMPTEL PLUS Spring 2014 Convention & ExpoMarch 16-20
Las Vegas, NV
Fedor SmithFedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2014 U.S. Long Haul Wholesale Service Provider Awards
Telecom Exchange West 2014March 6
Denver, CO
Metro Connect USA 2014February 26-27
Miami, FL
Pacific Telecommunications Council/PTC ’14January 19-21
Honolulu
Fedor Smith
Aaron Blazar
Fedor Smith presented ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2014 Global Wholesale Service Provider Awards