WELCOME TO GREAT LAKES CONNECT!
2019 LOCATION AND DATES ANNOUNCED!
We're pleased to announce the location and dates for the Midwest's Premier Broadband Development Conference!
The Abbey Resort
Lake Geneva, WI
September 30 - October 2, 2019
We are looking forward to hosting our event at a world class venue in beautiful Lake Geneva, WI!
Our 2019 Conference Theme is "The Future of Digital Communities"
We will explore creative and collaborative digital community examples throughout the midwest and across the nation. Our three Conference Tracks include:
- Community Development (Planning, Financing, Fiber, Wireless, Mobile)
- Digital/Smart Community Infrastructure
- Public Safety
For those familiar with the success of Mountain Connect in Colorado, please join us in Lake Geneva, WI where we will focus our attention on advancing all things broadband throughout the greater midwest communities!
2019 Conference Registration Pricing
2019 Conference Changes & Fun Events
- Exhibitors: Like Mountain Connect, our Exhibit Booth space will be located in the Conference Center Foyers anchored around our General Session and Breakout Rooms to provide full-time networking opportunities
- Welcome Reception: This year, we are hosting our Welcome Reception lakeside including a bonfire - you won't want to miss this!
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