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Better than ever in 2022.

Plan to join Conexon in San Antonio for a fiber broadband workshop focused on transforming your rural communities

Interact with Co-ops. Impact Your Community.

Conexon's Co-ops Connect 2022 workshop is:

  • Two days of broadband education and strategy with Conexon leaders and more than 30 executives from some of the most successful and diverse electric cooperatives in rural America
  • Redesigned with you in mind: more interactivity, more networking, more relevant content
  • NEW! Round-table discussions with peers on broadband challenges and solutions: Ask questions, share your experiences, leave with proven best practices from co-ops nationwide
  • Focused on impact: Broadband is your chance to make a difference in your community ... our blueprint of success will show you the way

Book your hotel now

The Westin Riverwalk San Antonio Conexon has secured a special rate of $209 per night plus applicable taxes and fees. The cutoff date for the conference rate is October 17, 2022. Please make your reservations before that date.

 

Make reservations online!

 

To make reservations by phone, call 888-627-8396 and mention the “Conexon Annual Electric Cooperative Workshop” group rate.

Westin Riverwalk Night

Day 1: Impact

Wednesday, November 9

8:00–9:00 AM Panel
Feasibility and Planning: Which Model Is Right for Your Cooperative?

9:00–9:15 AM Networking Break (panelists available for Q&A)

9:15–10:15 AM Panel
The Fiber Broadband Long Game: Network Deployment, Now What?

10:15–10:30 AM Networking Break (panelists available for Q&A)

10:30–11:30 AM Panel
Pioneers of Fiber Broadband: What I Know Now That I Wish I’d Known Then

11:30–11:45 AM Networking Break (panelists available for Q&A)

11:45–12:45 PM Lunch

12:45–1:45 PM Panel
Supercharge Your Fiber Subscriber Counts: Marketing Strategies for Growth

1:45–2:00 PM Networking Break (panelists available for Q&A)

2:00–3:00 PM Panel
Construction and Design

3:00–3:15 PM Networking Break (panelists available for Q&A)

3:15–4:15 PM Panel
Smart Grid

4:15–4:30 PM Day 1 Wrap-up and Networking (panelists available for Q&A)

5:30 PM Conexon Networking Reception on the San Antonio Riverwalk

Day 2: Interact

Thursday, November 10

8:00–9:15 AM Panel
Funding Strategies: A Conversation

9:15–9:45 AM Networking Break (panelists available for Q&A)

9:45–12:45 PM Interact
Round Table Discussions 

Rotation 1:  9:45–10:10
Rotation 2:  10:10–10:35
Rotation 3:  10:35–11:00
Rotation 4:  11:00–11:25
Rotation 5:  11:25–11:50
Rotation 6:  11:50–12:15
Rotation 7:  12:15–12:40

12:40 PM Adjourn – Grab-and-Go Lunch

Round Table Topics

  1. Construction and Design
  2. Marketing and PR
  3. Commercial Sales
  4. Regulatory and Compliance
  5. Operations
  6. NOC, Engineering, and Call Center
  7. Funding and Grants

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