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DOCSIS 3.1 Technology and Infrastructure

Date: Tuesday June 21, 2016
Location: SHERATON HARRISBURG HERSHEY HOTEL
4650 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111
http://www.sheratonharrisburghershey.com/

Agenda:
8:00 – 9:00 AM: Meeting Registration – Coffee and Donuts
9:00 – 9:05 AM: Welcome and Speaker Introductions
Mike Koller, Regional Senior Director Network Maintenance, Comcast Freedom Region
President, Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter SCTE
9:05 – 9:20 AM: SCTE and Certifications
Steve Harris, Senior Director Advanced Network Technologies and Instructor – SCTE/ISBE
9:20 – 10:30 AM: Impact of DOCSIS 3.1 on Cable Networks
Steve Harris, Senior Director Advanced Network Technologies and Instructor – SCTE/ISBE 
10:30 - 10:45 AM: Break 
10:45 – 11:55 AM: Architectural Aspects of FTTP
Zoran Maricevic, Senior Director Solutions Architecture and Strategy -  Arris 
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch 
1:00 PM – 2:10 PM: DOCSIS 3.1 in an RFoG Environment
Dave Repert, Field Services Engineer - Arris 
2:10 PM – 3:20 PM: DOCSIS 3.1 – CMTS and HFC Considerations
Dave Sinclair, Systems Engineer  Cisco