STAC 2020 Schedule

Monday, March 30, 2020

Main Room

Breakout A

Breakout B

12:00

18:00

Pre-Conference Workshop: Sustainable Health & Safety Leadership

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Main Room

Breakout A

Breakout B

7:15

8:00

Continental Breakfast

8:00

8:30

State of STAC

8:30

9:00

State of the Wireless Industry
Keynote address by CWTA President Robert Ghiz

9:00

9:30

Building a Safety Culture
Keynote address by Transmit Safety’s
Aimee Arsenault (CRSP)

9:30

10:00

Updated Federal Fall Protection Regulations

10:00

12:00

STAC 2020 Exhibit Hall Grand Opening

Refreshments sponsored by


10:50-11:00 Product Pitch/Demo


11:15-11:25 Product Pitch/Demo

12:00

13:15

Lunch and Networking
12:30 – 13:00 Lessons Learned from Tower Failures

Luncheon sponsored by

13:15

14:15

Session 1: Tower Damping Ratios: Numerical Simuations and Field Test Results

Session 2: Next-Generation Safety: Techniques & Tools

Session 3: Knowledge Succession in the Tower Industry

14:15

15:00

Session 4: Vibration Mitigation Solutions

Session 5: Contractor Q&A

15:00

16:00

Break

Refreshments sponsored by

15:15-15:25 Product Pitch/Demo

15:40-15:50 Product Pitch/Demo

16:00

17:00

Session 6: Mind Your Loading:
Antenna Mount Analysis

Session 7: Tower Building and Tower History: Restoring Marconi’s Towers, Building Out in Canada’s Far North

17:00

19:00

STAC 2020 Welcome Reception
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Main Room

Breakout A

Breakout B

8:00

9:00

Continental Breakfast

9:00

9:45

Session 8: Future of the Industry Workforce

Session 9: Bazooka Balun Testing

Session 10: Aeronautical Obstructions

9:45

10:30

Session 11: Rope Safety

Session 12: Women Who Work for Tower Owners
Presented by the Women of STAC Committee

Session 13: Climate Change and the Prediction of Design Wind Loads

10:30

11:30

Break
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10:45-10:55 Product Pitch/Demo

11:30

12:15

Session 14: RF Safety for Tower Techsand Structural Engineers

Session 15: High Strength Structural Bolts and the Turn of Nut Method

12:15

13:45

Lunch and Networking
12:45-13:25 Luncheon keynote address by Akshay Sharma
Smart City Infrastructure and Other 5G Infrastructure Needs

 

Luncheon sponsored by

13:45

14:45

Session 16: Small Cell Engineering and Alignment

Session 17: 5G Equipment Rollout

Session 18: AM Towers

14:45

15:30

Session 19: Tower Tech Panel

Session 20: Tower Modifications and Hazards

Session 21: Diversity & Inclusions
Presented by the Women of STAC Committee

15:30

16:30

Session 22: Tower Inspection Trends:
Immediate Deficiency Mitigation

16:30

16:45

Conference Close

18:00

22:00

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