New Orleans 2010 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, October 6

  • Noon—1, Gathering Lunch, Hunt Telecom - Visit with other members and FISPA’s Board of Directors during this gathering luncheon sponsored and hosted by Hunt Telecom and prepare for the afternoon’s tour and field trip.
  • 1—2, Telco Data Center Tour, Hunt Telecom - Tour Guide: Robert Liethman – Integrated Data Services/Hunt Telecom – ISP to CLEC, CLEC to Layer I provider. Participants on this field trip will tour a data center that provides network access and transport terminations and applications for a CLEC and 2 ISPs.
  • 2—5, Fiber Field Services, Hunt TelecomTour Guide: Kevin Hunt – Hunt Telecom – Take a ‘fiber field trip’ to see fiber builds. How do you do a ‘site survey’ to determine how to install, what to install, how to estimate the cost, what equipment is needed, what are the safety issues, getting ‘right of ways’, and how to terminate and own and maintain Layer I. During this field trip participants will see many different installation types and have lots of time to ask
    questions and perhaps help on an installation.
  • 5—9, Crawfish Boil Dinner, Hunt Telecom – Suck the heads or suck some beers – either way this is one great networking event sponsored and hosted by Hunt Telecom. During the Boil, tours Hunt Telecom’s data center will be open for
    guided tours and lots of time and expertise for questions.
  • Hunt Telecom is 6.5 miles from the meeting hotel (Royal St. Charles) or the New Orleans Airport.
    • Hunt Telecom (504-832-0002 x0), 106 Metairie Lawn Drive, Metairie, LA Hunt Telecom - FISPA Annual Meeting
    • MapQuest directions from the hotel
    • MapQuest directions from the airport

Thursday, October 7

Friday, October 8

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