The cost to attend is just $25, which includes snacks and beverages during breaks and lunch.
A PDF registration form is available on the IAMU website, or you can register electronically.
FALL BROADBAND MEETING SCHEDULE
10:00 am-Retransmission Consent, Pt. 1: IAMU and a representative of the American Cable Association will walk members through the minefields of negotiating retransmission consent agreements with TV stations.
11:00 am-Retransmission Consent, Pt. 2: A continuation of RC agreements and an exploration of the use of “Broadcast Surcharges” to provide cost transparency to customers.
12:30 pm-Municipal Transport Networks: A number of IAMU members have been discussing the concept of a shared fiber transport network to lower the costs of sharing services. We’ll discuss this concept and how it might benefit municipal broadband utilities across Iowa.
1:45 pm-Breakout Sessions
Marketing & Customer Service Breakout: Bring your utilities marketing literature for “show and tell”. We’ll also talk about customer trends and share ideas about new products and services
Tech Talk Breakout: We’ll cover a variety of topics and plenty of time for idea sharing
2:45 pm-Wrap Up