Wednesday, August 26


Topic / Activity


7:30am – 8:30am Breakfast Buffet / Intro & Logistics  Jeff Smith
8:30am – 11:00am Washington, DC Update –
More fun at the FCC in an election year. What the future vision may be under either election scenario as well as the very partisan environment on Capitol Hill. We also take a look at how other key stakeholders view the rural broadband sector.
Jeff Smith & Julie Darrington
9:30am – 10:00am Break
11:00am – 12:00pm RDOF – The Next Frontier
$16 Billion is a lot of money to spend on infrastructure. What can we learn from this next opportunity?


Steve Gatto

12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch Buffet

1:30pm – 2:30pm


2:45pm – 3:45pm

Performance Testing is an Asset if Seen Clearly
The FCC compliance challenge is an asset when approached properly.

Technical Vision 2025 and 2030 – Will you be ready?  

Larry Thompson


Nathan Weber

2:30pm – 2:45pm Break
3:45pm – 4:30pm Reserved for outside speaker – pending. Guest Speaker
6:00pm – 8:30pm Group Dinner with Consultants

Thursday, August 27


Topic / Activity


7:30am – 8:30am Breakfast Buffet
8:30am – 10:00am

Marketing Modules

  • Digital Marketing Automation (how to grow the business)
  • The Future of Advertising & Best SEO Strategies for 2020
  • Leaving Comfort Zones (when you should trust your intuition)
  • Delighting Customers with Aesthetic Intelligence (knowing what good taste is and thinking about how your services stimulate the senses to create delight
Eric Edwards
10:00am – 10:20am Break
10:20am – 11:20am Debate Module
We have assembled a line-up of experts that will debate 5 relevant industry topics (TBD).
The format provides each speaker 3 minutes to present, followed by a 45-second rebuttal (for each speaker), and then we crowd source the winner.
Panel of Debaters
11:20am – 11:30am

Wrap-up / Evaluations Submitted / Next Steps

Time for any questions still outstanding.


Texas Seminar Hotel Information

The St. Anthony, A Luxury Collection Hotel
300 East Travis Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205
(855) 811-0218

GVNW Executive Seminar block room rate: $199 (Cut Off: July 25, 2020)

Hotel reservations can be made by calling (855) 811-0218 or click HERE to make hotel reservations online.

Discover a world-class lifestyle experience at The St Anthony, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Antonio. Set in the heart of downtown, our legendary hotel has at times hosted politicos, princesses and A-list celebrities. A designated national historic landmark, our recently transformed hotel offers modern luxury, historic charm and premier service. Rated as one of Conde Nast Traveler’s ‘Top Hotels in Texas’, our hotel boasts opulent Old-World interiors of Italian marble and Corinthian columns. Our eclectic mix of past and present delights and inspires our guests. The historic St. Anthony Club within our hotel is the birthplace of Southwest Airlines – first drawn on a napkin in our bar. Overlooking Travis Park, our San Antonio hotel is a short stroll from the Alamo and the River Walk and just a 15-minute drive from the airport. Savor all-day dining in our restaurants. Swim in our infinity pool or work out in our modern fitness center.

JW Marriott San Antonio Hotel-Pool
JW Marriott San Antonio Front Entrance


$695 (1st attendee)
$595 (each additional attendee)
– Includes seminar materials, breakfast buffet (both days) and buffet lunch (day 1)

The St. Anthony Reservation

Special Seminar Room Rate: $199
Cut Off Date: July 25, 2020
Mention: GVNW Consulting

Contact Info & Flyer

Stephanie Griffin

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