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Your Customers Will be There

Network with the people who have the power to buy your products and services.  View a sampling of registered HetNet Expo carrier and end user attendees. Find out how you can give your customers what they want and expect — exceptional wireless and cellular service with the newest in both indoor and outdoor DAS and other small-cell solutions. Showcase your products and services, network, collaborate and grow your business at HetNet Expo:

• Nearly 500 attendees and 50 exhibitors
• Dedicated exhibit hall hours
• Unique case studies and tours of local small-cell installations
• Expert panels, and more

Plus, at HetNet Expo, you'll find all your connections in one place. So you can take advantage of unparalleled networking opportunities to give you valuable insight from the industry’s most innovative minds.

HetNet Expo. It's where wireless means business. Yours.

HetNet Expo Sponsors

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DAS at the Museum of Science and Industry

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Your HetNet Expo Full Access Pass includes an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour and reception at the Western Hemisphere's largest science museum! 

Sponsored by ExteNet Systems and Corning

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Save the Date - 2015 HetNet Expo

SAVE THE DATE for the 2015 HetNet Expo at Los Angeles' Millennium Biltmore Hotel.  October 27-28, 2015.  More information coming soon.

State-of-the-art Regional DAS: The Chicago Merchandise Mart

Join IT experts and operators in a focused Case Study that will examine the impressive DAS installation at the 4-million-square-foot Chicago Merchandise Mart, and plan to stay for an exclusive reception.

Sponsored by SAC Wireless

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What is a HetNet?

The HetNet is a wireless ecosystem, comprised of a variety of mobile and wireless technologies and infrastructure, interoperable with the macro-cellular network providing harmonious voice and data communications.

The HetNet Forum is a membership body within PCIA – the Wireless Infrastructure Association. PCIA works on behalf of its members to expand wireless broadband everywhere.

Visit the HetNet Forum's website to learn more.

Premium Exposure For Your Company

The HetNet Expo offers focused sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities to ensure premium exposure for your brand in an uncluttered marketplace. Contact us to learn more today or view the prospectus here! Custom options are also available. 

Increase Your Visibility

Make a statement by advertising in the 2014 HetNet Expo program guide! Take the first step to placing your ad today.

Who should attend?

Getting robust cellular coverage and capacity across venues is getting more complicated, and the need for Wi-Fi and public safety communications are essential as well. A complex ecosystem of parties must work together to match the right technology with the venue.

This ecosystem includes:

Property Owners and Managers
IT Personnel
Cabling Contractors
Wireless Service Providers
Neutral-Host DAS Providers
Systems Integrators
Architectural and Engineering Services Firms
Equipment Manufacturers
Municipalities and other governing bodies
Public-Safety Personnel
And others

Learn more.


Featured Speaker:

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James Carlini, The Da Vinci of the Intelligent Building Movement1

Get ready to be inspired as smart building Renaissance Man James Carlini, President of Carlini & Associates and Author of the new book Location, Location, Connectivity, shares insights on the intersection of real estate, technology and infrastructure and their impact on economic development in his keynote delivery. Mr. Carlini has been at the forefront of high-tech real estate and has been involved in applying advanced business practices, as well as planning and designing mission-critical network infrastructures for two decades. He has advised major real estate projects throughout the United States for public and private entities, including Silicon Valley and the City of Chicago. Read more

1. Bisbee, Frank. "James Carlini: The Da Vinci of the Intelligent Building Movement." Electrical Contractor. Web. August 2013. 

Featured Speaker:

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Paula Doublin, Assistant Vice President, Antenna Solutions Construction and Engineering, AT&T

Paula L. Doublin is the Assistant Vice President Antenna Solutions Construction and Engineering for AT&T. Paula has responsibilities for enterprise-wide strategies, tactics and deployment relating to the engineering, construction and installation of Distributed Antenna Solutions (DAS) network infrastructure across AT&T’s national footprint... Read more


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