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Tilson CEO, Joshua Broder, to speak at SHLB Coalition 2014 Annual Conference

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WASHINGTON, DC, May 7, 2014. Tilson CEO, Joshua Broder, will be speaking at The SHLB Coalition 2014 Annual Conference, "Anchor Institutions, Gigabit Networks, Digital Communities." The 2014 Conference will focus on Key Changes to E-Rate Program.

Mr. Broder, Tim Scott, Vice President, Axia NGNetworks and Chris Tamarin, Telecommunications Strategies, Oregon Broadband Outreach will comprise the panel that will be discussing Community Broadband Planning. This breakout session will describe ways communities can leverage new fiber optic infrastructure to build last mile networks that achieve desired economic development goals. The panel will share experiences in the publicly-financed broadband investment space to present broadband concepts, the fundamentals of network design, common infrastructural obstacles, cost considerations, economic benefits, and potential operating benefits of the next stage of public broadband investment. Visit for more information.

About Tilson

Tilson is a 100 employee team of telecom and information technology professionals with a world-wide practice and offices in Portland, ME, Pittsburgh, PA, Foley, AL, Clay, NY and Greenwood Village, CO. Tilson provides services to industry and government in: 

  • Information technology, including software development, project management, and information security
  • Fiber optic engineering, permitting, and construction management
  • Wireless site acquisition, construction, small cell, and DAS for mobile carriers, public safety, and smart grid applications
  • Technology capital project turn-around