2017 Tech Showcase

October 25 - 26, 2017

Hilton Anchorage Hotel

500 West 3rd Avenue, Anchorage, AK  99501

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Tech Showcase and Alaska Telecom Week!

ATA's annual Tech Showcase is a trade show sponsored by ATA Associate Members. Telecommunication industry vendors will be exhibiting on Wednesday, October 25th (9am - 4pm) and Thursday, October 26th (8am - noon) at the Hilton Anchorage Hotel. A welcome reception on Wednesday, October 25th from 4pm - 6pm is open to everyone.  

We will also be hosting several shorter informational seminars and more indepth trainings during this event.  In addition, we have several other organizations conducting trainings in association with our Tech Showcase.  Below is a list of partner trainings being hosted that week in conjunction with ATA's Tech Showcase.  A full week long schedule will be shared closer to the event as details are finalized.


Exhibitors

Exhibit booths are 8ft deep x 10ft wide fabric display booths with a 6ft draped table, 2 chairs and basic electricity (phone/laptop). Additional amenities and services are available through our show services contractor. Booth space is limited and we encourage you to register early.  Tech Showcase sponsors receive preferential booth placement.  Booths will be then be assigned based on registration date and time tag.   You can view the floor plan and consider your desired booth placement.  Registration is now open through the blue button below.  We encourage you to register early to take advantage of sponsorship opportunities and select booth placement.

Current Exhibitors

  • ADTRAN
  • Alaska Directional, LLC
  • Alaska Relay
  • American Power Systems, LLC
  • Aviat Networks
  • Calix
  • CHR Solutions
  • Ciena
  • Clearfield
  • CommSoft
  • Communications Data Group (CDG)
  • Condux International
  • Cordell, Inc.
  • Engineered Equipment / Exide Technology
  • Eupen Cable, USA
  • Fujitsu Network Communications
  • Genuine Cable Group
  • Graybar
  • Innovative Systems
  • KGPCo
  • Mapcom Systems
  • Marsh Creek, LLC
  • Michels
  • Mid-America Computer Corporation (MACC)
  • NEC Corporation of America
  • NeoNova
  • New Horizons Telecom, Inc. (NHTI)
  • NW Technology Sales LLC
  • OFS Optics
  • Pelusa
  • Positron Access Solutions
  • Power & Tel Supply
  • Preformed Line Products
  • ProLabs
  • REDCOM
  • Rep Com International
  • S&S Solutions, LLC
  • Superior Essex
  • Vantage Point
  • VeEX
  • Vermeer Alaska
  • Walker and Associates
  • Zyxel Communications

Tech Showcase Sponsorship Information

Alaska Telephone Association (ATA) is your advocacy organization supporting telecommunications in Alaska. ATA's Technology Showcase is a great forum to network with companies in Alaska's telecom industry. Your sponsorship of this event allows ATA to continue providing opportunities for Alaskan carriers and suppliers to connect. Please consider a sponsorship for the upcoming 2017 Tech Showcase.  

View all the sponsorship opportunities for Tech Showcase.  Sponsors will receive preferential booth placement as part of every benefit package.  Exhibitors can sign up for a sponsorship through the registration process.

 If you have questions or specific sponsorship ideas, contact Shari at (907) 563-4000 or at showalter@alaskatel.org. Thank you for your support!

2017 Tech Showcase Gold Sponsor

 
 

2017 Tech Showcase Silver Sponsors

2017 Tech Showcase Bronze Sponsors

 
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Tech Showcase WiFi Sponsor                       Tech Showcase Yapp App Sponsor

 
 
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Trainings

Several organizations have partnered with ATA to provide a wide range of training opportunities throughout the week.  Below is a list of our partners and the trainings they are hosting.  Please contact the individual organizations for additional information on the specific trainings.  If your company is interested in hosting a technical or certificate training, please contact Shari at showalter@alaskatel.org or at (907) 563-4000.

AECA - CABS Training:  Monday, October 23th, 8am - Noon
Contact:  Keegan Bernier at kbernier@acsalaska.net

Moss Adams:  Monday, October 23rd, 1pm - 5pm
Contact:  Camille Christiansen at camille.christiansen@mossadams.com 

GVNW Consulting - Telecom Policy Training:  Tuesday, October 24th, 8am - 5pm
Contact: Dave Lashua at dlashua@gvnw.com

ATA Tech Showcase Informational Seminars:  Wednesday, October 25th, 9am - 4pm and Thursday, October 26th, 8am - Noon.  
Contact:  Shari Showalter at showalter@alaskatel.org

NECA Trainings:  Thursday and Friday, October 26th and 27th
Different trainings are being offered.  For more information, please visit www.neca.org
Contact:  Tom Seidl at thseidl@neca.org or Nancy Turnbo at nturnbo@neca.org

We are excited to have all these organizations join us during this week. 


Informational Seminars

Throughout the two day Exhibitor Showcase on Wednesday and Thursday, October 25 & 26, vendors will be hosting 30 minute informational seminars on a variety of topics. These are free to all attendees.  A seminar schedule will be shared closer to the event. Exhibitors can sign up for an informational seminar through the registration process.


Lodging Information

ATA has contracted with the Hilton Anchorage Hotel, 500 West 3rd Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska for guest rooms.  Room reservations are available under the Alaska Telephone Association room block.  Guests can reserve rooms between the dates of October 20, 2017 - October 30, 2017 by visiting the ATA reservations website or by calling the Hilton Anchorage at 907-265-7163 and using the group code ATA17.  Reservations must be made by Friday, October 6, 2017 to take advantage of the group rate pricing.  Cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to arrival to avoid being charged 1 night's room and taxes.  


More information will be posted as it becomes available.  If you have additional questions, please contact Shari Showalter at showalter@alaskatel.org or by phone at 907-563-4000.