Present Communications Industry Insights at Education Forum

Electronics Technicians Association®, International (ETA) is seeking electronics and communications professionals with new ideas and practical solutions to the challenges facing today’s communications industry to submit a proposal for session presentation at Education Forum 2019 (EF19). Co-locating with Penton’s International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) March 4-8, 2019 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, North Hall, EF19@IWCE brings together over 7,000 industry professionals and more than 400 exhibitors in the communications technology industry.


Education ForumGreencastle, June 29, 2018: ETA International is looking for dynamic speakers with great stories and insights about what's new and relevant in the world of communications technology, especially those which provide case studies and innovative solutions for communications challenges.

ETA’s annual Education Forum has opportunities for people passionate about wireless communications and the electronics industry to be guest speakers and present ideas that will promote the development of knowledgeable and skilled communications professionals. Speak to a diverse group of attentive industry professionals, including government/military; public safety (law enforcement, fire service, emergency medical & 911); utility; transportation and business enterprise.

The EF19@IWCE audience topics of interest include: All Communications topics including: Multimedia Voice over IP, Satellite Systems Installation, RADAR, Small Cells and DAS, Land Mobile Radio, Digital Mobile Radio, Passive Intermodulation, RF Interference Mitigation, Telecommunications, Towers & Wireless Sites, Next-Generation Networks, Public Safety Topics, Wireless & more, including: 5G; Cybersecurity; Smart Grid, Smart Cities and IoT; Microwave, mmWave, LiFi, LIDAR, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Basic Electronics, and more.

Benefits of presenting a session at EF19@IWCE include free admission to the show with access to all workshops and short courses, professional exposure - speak before hundreds of industry peers, extensive publicity - the IWCE conference promotes each presentation to its attendees through a vast promotional campaign, an opportunity to contribute to ETA’s bi-monthly publication High Tech News, and a great chance to network with peers and to view the latest products.

Industry gurus with timely and relevant ideas wanting to share future-thinking insights, research, trends and educational topics that are driving the communications technology industry are encouraged to submit session topic proposals. The deadline to submit is August 31, 2018. Sessions will be presented Wednesday & Thursday, March 6 & 7, 2019. To review the guidelines and submit your proposal(s), visit https://www.eta-i.org/education_forum_call_for_presentations_form.html. Please contact Michele Lawson, CSS, at ETA for more information at 800-288-3824 or mlawson@eta-i.org.

In addition to the short courses at EF19@IWCE, ETA will host hands-on training workshops leading to ETA accredited certification as part of IWCE’s robust conference program. To prepare both entry-level technicians and seasoned professionals for successful careers in electronics and wireless communications, hands-on training workshops that will be hosted by respected industry leaders include: 5G for Technicians, Basic Electronics, Distributed Antenna Systems, General Communications Technician, Cybersecurity, Line and Antenna Sweep, Microwave Fundamentals, Passive Intermodulation, R56 Communications Site Installer, Radio Frequency Interference Mitigation and Smart Building Technology Basics.

About the Education Forum - ETA International is proud to host hands-on training through outside vendors in popular technology areas related to ETA certification during Education Forum, co-located with the International Wireless Communications Expo, March 5-9, 2018, in Orlando, FL. ETA's partners, the industry’s most respected trainers, will provide in-depth hands-on training in 12 key areas of expertise beginning on Monday, March 5th. Following each training class, ETA will provide opportunities to test for ETA certification.

About ETA - Since 1978, ETA has delivered over 200,000 certification examinations successfully. Widely recognized and frequently used in worker job selection, hiring processes, pay increases, and advancements, ETA certifications are often required as companies bid on contracts. ETA’s certifications are personal and travel with the individual, regardless of employment or status change and measure competencies of persons, not products or vendors. All ETA certifications are accredited through the International Certification Accreditation Council (ICAC) and align with the ISO-17024 standard. www.eta-i.org.

About International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) - Since 1977, the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) has been the authoritative annual event for communications technology professionals. IWCE features over 370 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and trends in the industry. Over 7,000 individuals attend from a diverse group of industry professionals including government/military, public safety, utility, transportation and business enterprise. IWCE 2018 will be held March 5-9, 2018 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando FL. For more information, visit www.iwceexpo.com.

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