Pennsylvania Wireless Association

The Voice of the Wireless Industry in Pennsylvania...

$95 - includes Battlefied Bus Tour for the first 54 sign ups, tour of the Gettysburg Museum and Cyclorama, cocktail reception on the 24th, full slate of industry-related sessions on the 25th

The two-day event kicks off on Wednesday afternoon at the Gettysburg National Military Park, Museum and Visitors Center where attendees will be treated to a private bus tour and guide of the historic battlefields*. Immediately after, attendees will gather in the Museum Lobby for networking and a cocktail reception. The Museum will be open exclusively to the PWA where one can learn about soldier and civilian life in 12 galleries; Listen to Abraham Lincoln's words in the film, A New Birth of Freedom and feel the cannon and gunfire in the colossal, Cyclorama painting experience, a 377-foot painting in the round that immerses you in the fury of Pickett's Charge. You might even get a glimpse of General and Mrs. Lee.


On Thursday, October 25th we fast forward to the Gettysburg Hotel in the heart of downtown Gettysburg for a full day of industry related topics. Panels and presentations will feature 5G Trials and their Results, Public Safety and FirstNet, the sweeping changes taking place at all levels of Government and much more. The event concludes with a closing reception at the Hotel’s One Lincoln Bar and Restaurant.


The two-day event is offered at only $95.00 per person.  

All of this is possible due to our wonderful sponsors! There’s an option for everyone --

·      Looking to own the two days ?  be an event sponsor at the Gold, Silver or Bronze level

·      Looking for more attention? – be an exclusive sponsor of the Battlefield Tour, Cocktail Reception, Lunch or the Cocktail Reception.

·     Looking for more in-depth experience? – Exhibit tables are available all of Thursday outside of the conference room at the Gettysburg Hotel*Please note: the bus tour has a limited capacity and will only be available to the first 54 people who register. Sign up now and reserve your space!


KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Alex Gellman, CEO of Vertical Bridge Holdings
Attendee $95
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Wednesday, October 24th:
3:30 pm       Bus departs Gettysburg Hotel for Gettysburg National Military Park
                      (snacks and drinks will be provided)
4:00 pm       Bus tour of the Gettysburg National Military Park – Limit of 54 people
5:45 pm       Bus tour complete and opportunity to freshen up and visit the gift shop
6:00 pm       Cocktail Reception at the Gettysburg Museum’s Museum Lobby
                      Living historians “General and Mrs. Robert E. Lee” to mingle with group
7:00 pm       Welcome Speech – Phil Burtner, PWA President
                      All attendees will have unlimited access to “A New Birth of Freedom” film,
                      the Cyclorama Painting and Museum Exhibits
8:30 pm       First Bus departs for Gettysburg Hotel
9:15 pm       Second Bus departs for Gettysburg Hotel
10:00 pm     Cocktail Reception ends, Museum closes, Final bus departs for Hotel


Thursday, October 25th:
8:00 am       Educational Event Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 am       Opening Remarks – Phil Burtner , PWA President
9:10 am       Panel 1 -- 5G Trials and Results
• Moderator:  TBD
• Verizon (representative invited)
• Nokia  (representative invited)
• AT&T  (representative invited)
10:30 am     Break
10:45 am     Panel 2    Legislation – 5G Rapid Deployment, Small Cell and DAS, Federal
                      and State Legislation
• Moderator: Barb Burba
• Panel TBD

12:15 pm     Lunch
1:00 pm       Panel 3 – Public Safety and FirstNet
• Moderator: Jim Fryer, Managing Editor, Inside Towers
• AT&T FirstNet (invited)
• PA State Police (invited) 
• FEMA (invited) 

2:15 am       Break
2:30 pm       “Abraham Lincoln" reinactment speaker – "4G and 3 Generations ago….” 
3:00 pm       Keynote Speaker – TBD
4:00 pm       Closing Remarks / Cocktail Reception
5:30 pm       Event concludes