2021 TFI Technology Conference Slides, Videos, Photos & Bios

 

Printable PDFs of the Conference Info Packet, Attendee List, and Schedule:

♦ CONFERENCE INFO PACKET

♦ ATTENDEE LIST

♦ PDF OF SCHEDULE

Contact Helen Mary Marek, at hmvmarek@tfi.com or (512) 512-914-8038 if you have any questions or problems accessing the conference. 

Links to Conference Slides and Videos are below (more will be added when available.) Conference Photos will be added to our TFI Facebook page.

Conference Dates

Thursday, January 21, 2021 12:30 PM – 5:30pm (Central Time)
              AND
Friday, January 22, 2021 12:30 PM – 5:30pm
(Central Time)

Networking 1/2 hour before (12:30-1pm) and after (5-5:30pm)
The 2021 Conference will be presented entirely online on Zoom


Thank you 2020 TFI Technology Conference Sponsors:

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2021 TFI Technology Conference Schedule  

(Printable PDF)

THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 2021 (Central Time)

12:30 – 1:00 pm Zoom opens for Networking  Intro Slides

1:00 – 2:00 pm Wireless Keynote
Iain Gillott, President, iGR

2:00 – 2:30 pm Discussion & West Coast Lunch Break

2:30 – 3:30 pm Policy Keynote  Slides
Blair Levin, Non-resident Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution

3:30 – 4:30 pm Economic Update 
Michael A. Sadler, Ph.D.Department of Economics, Department of Finance, McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin

4:30 – 5:00 pm Discussion Session

5:00 – 5:30 pm Virtual Reception & Networking

FRIDAY, JANUARY 22, 2021 (Central Time)

12:30 – 1:00 pm Zoom opens for Networking

1:00 – 2:00 pm Broadband Keynote  Slides
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading

2:00 – 2:30 pm Discussion & West Coast Lunch Break

2:30 – 3:30 pm TFI Forecasts Update  )
Lawrence K. Vanston, Ph.D., Conference Director, President , TFI  Slides
Ray Hodges, Senior Consultant, Technology Futures, Inc. Slides

3:30 – 4:30 pm Communications Technology Update  Slides
August (Augie) Grant, Ph.D., Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of South Carolina; Co-Editor, Communications Technology Update and Fundamentals

4:30 – 5:00 pm Discussion Session

5:00 – 5:30 pm Virtual Reception & Networking

Videos, slides, and photos from past conferences: 2020, 2019, 2018201720162015, and 2014. Videos from the 2020 and 2019 TFI Technology Conferences can also be viewed on our YouTube channel. Past Conference Photos are on our TFI Facebook page.