5G Fact and Fiction for Local Officials

October 26 – 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm


Bob Knight

Harrison Edwards: Executive VP & COO

Wireless carriers have begun small cell deployments and municipal officials are facing a barrage of opposing pressure from states, industry, and citizen groups. With health and aesthetic concerns rising, and the public pushing back, officials are grappling with how to separate 5G fact from fiction. This dynamic panel will help you understand the landscape, explain the important relationship between 5G and fiber, and help communities overcome myths to move fiber-broadband projects forward.


Roger TImmerman

Utopia: Executive Director

Francella Ochillo

Next Century Cities: Executive Director