2014 Speakers

Wim Brouwer, CTO, FirstNet Team, Alcatel-Lucent

Rick Burke, Partner, Televate

Duane Carney, VP Government Solutions, Harris

Dr. Brenda Connor, Business and Solution Creation Expert, Ericsson

Rodney Cooper, Manager, North Region, Emergency Response Team, Sprint

Richard Coupland, Director, Public Safety Market Development, General Dynamics C4 Systems

Chris Essid, Deputy Director and Eric Runnels, National Planning Section Chief, DHS Office of Emergency Communications

David Fein, Systems Engineer, Alcatel-Lucent

David Furth, Deputy Chief, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau Federal Communications Commission

Jason Goldberg, Sales Director, Nowforce

David Grossman, Senior Technology Policy Advisor for Representative Anna Eshoo, U.S. House of Representatives

Mark Holmes, Senior Consultant, LR Kimball

Charlie Jacobson, Founder & CEO, Firestop

Randy Jenkins, Director Business Development Americas, Aviat Networks

Alan Kaplan, CTO, Drakontas

TJ Kennedy, Deputy General Manager, FirstNet

Ray Lehr, Interoperability Director, State of Maryland

Walt Magnussen, Director for Telecommunications, Texas A&M

Jay Malin, Managing Director, AGENT511

Harlin McEwen, NPSTC

David McKinley, Americas Solutions and Marketing, Alcatel-Lucent and Ed Vea, Consultant

Mike Meyer, Program Director, Telecommunications Division, Black & Veatch

Paul Patrick, Chair, NPSTC EMS Working Group

Deputy Chief Eddie L. Reyes, Alexandria Police Department

Andreas Roessler, Technology Manager, Rohde & Schwarz

Bill Schrier, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of the CIO, Washington State

Francesca Schuler, Business & Technology Strategy, Motorola Solutions

Douglas Sharp, Director Engineering, Oceus Networks

Dorothy A. Spears-Dean, Ph.D., Public Safety Communications Coordinator, Service Management and Delivery Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) VITA

Andy Thiessen, Chair, NPSTC Broadband Working Group

Dharmesh Tyagi, Director E2E Solutions Architect, Nokia Solutions and Networks

Jesse Ward, Industry & Policy Analysis Manager, NTCA

Michael Weins, Director, Public Safety Information Systems Division, RCC Consultants