The World's Largest Wi-Fi Business Event
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 Conference: December 2 - 5, 2003 • Exhibits: December 3 - 5, 2003
 San Jose McEnery Convention Center • San Jose, CA


Event Hours:
December 2: 10 am - 5:15 pm
Conference Days:
December 3: 9 am - 6 pm
December 4: 9 am - 5 pm
December 5: 9 am - 4 pm
Expo Hall Hours:
December 3: 10 am - 7 pm
December 4: 10 am - 5 pm
December 5: 10 am - 2 pm
Registration Hours:
December 2: 7 am - 5:30 pm
December 3: 7 am - 7 pm
December 4: 7:30 am - 5 pm December 5: 7:30 am - 4 pm

Endorsed By:

Wi-Fi Network Sponsor:
Proxim PCTEL

Premier Business Sponsor:

Premier Plus Sponsor:
Computer Associates International Hewlett Packard intel

Premier Sponsor:
AirDefense Firetide Rocksteady Strix Systems T-Mobile WilTel Communications

Reception Sponsor:
Sony Ericsson Logo

Premier Media Sponsor:
InfoWorld Logo

Media Sponsor:
Broadband Wireless Exchange Logo Laptop Logo RCR Wireless News Logo Wireless Network News Wireless Week

Hosted By:
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Analyst Sponsor:
Jupiter Research

News Distribution Service:
Business Wire VPO

Event Public Relations:
Trylon Communications

Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance

Pre-Conference Agenda - December 2, 2003
7:00am–5:30pm   Registration
Track ATrack BTrack CTrack D
Introduction to Wireless LANs and the IEEE 802.11 Standard
Wireless LAN Design Seminar
Part 1: Foundations
Intro to CWNA Certification
12:00pm–1:00pm   Lunch Break
Installing A Home WLAN
WLAN Survey and Planning Techniques: Past, present, and future
Part 2: Building Private WLANs
Intro to CWSP Certification
3:00pm–3:15pm  Afternoon Break
WLAN Security Assessment Science and MethodsWireless LAN Policy - Plan IT, Write IT, Do IT, Check ITPart 3: Stronger Access Controls
Introduction to Cisco & Vendor Specific WLAN Certifications
Agenda - December 3, 2003
Exhibit Hall Hours: 10:00am-7:00pm
7:00am–7:00pm   Registration
9:00am–9:50am   Morning Keynote
Steve Nye, General Manager, Building Broadband Solutions Unit, Cisco Systems, Inc.
Hotspot CentralTech TopicsDeploying WLANsISP Mini-Forum
Branding & Marketing Hotspot Services
Making A Point: Technologies, products, and design strategies for access points
Evolution of Mesh Networks
Network Planning Fundamentals
11:00am–11:30am   Morning Break
Community/Municipal WLANs
Thinking Outside The Laptop: Embedded wireless in cameras, Coke machines, and forklifts
High Performance Systems
Network Planning Q & A
12:30pm–1:30pm   Lunch Break
1:30pm–2:20pm  Afternoon Keynote
Les Vadasz, Board Member, Intel Corporation
Partnering for Success
Software & UI Issues: The weakest link
Multimedia over Wi-Fi
Managing Noise and RF Interference
3:30pm–4:00pm   Afternoon Break
Beyond Internet Access: Selling Value Added Services
State of the Standards: An update on IEEE 802.11 e/i and the Wi-Fi specs on performance and usability
Smart Antennas Breed Better WLANs
Planning the Business Side
5:15pm–6:00pm  Evening Keynote: The One Network - WiFi extends the power of Ethernet for Enterprise Networks
John McHugh, Vice President and General Manager, ProCurve Networking Business, Hewlett-Packard Company
6:00pm–7:00pm   Networking Cocktail Reception
Agenda - December 4, 2003
Exhibit Hall Hours: 10:00am-5:00pm
7:30am–5:00pm   Registration
8:00am–8:45am   Power Breakfast Sponsored by Sybase
9:00am–9:50am   Morning Keynote
Scott Stainken, General Manager, Global Wireless Business, IBM Corporation
The Roaming LandscapeBusiness PerspectivesDeploying WLANs 2Securing the Network
Wi-Fi Strategies for Telcos
Wi-Fi for Profit
Integrating Wireless & Wired LANs
Protecting Wireless PDAs
11:00am–11:30am   Morning Break
Building Vendor-Neutral Roaming Organizations
WLAN in Industry: Putting RFID to Work
State-of-the Art Hand-off Technologies
Securing Wireless with VPN: Challenges and Solutions
12:30pm–1:30pm   Lunch Break
1:30pm–2:20pm   Afternoon Keynote
Kevin Duffy, Senior Vice President of Product Management and R&D, Proxim
Evolution of Standards, Protocols, and OSS
Management's Role in WLAN Policy
Wi-Fi Meets 3G
Techniques for Deploying Secure WLANs
3:30pm–4:00pm   Afternoon Break
Rationalizing Roaming Relationships
Economics of WLAN Deployment
RF Management Implementation Strategies
FIPS Certification and the Evolution of WLAN Security
Agenda - December 5, 2003
Exhibit Hall Hours: 10:00am-2:00pm
7:30am–4:00pm   Registration
9:00am–9:50am   Morning Keynote
Roger Dewey, Vice President, The Americas, M2M Com, Sony Ericsson
Managing Wireless LANsSibling TechnologiesSpecial InterestsThe Investment Scene
Managing WLANs: The problems and the paybacks
Voice over WLAN: The Value Proposition
Hotspots: Free Exposure to Liability?
VC Roundtable
11:00am–11:30am   Morning Break
RF Spectrum Management for Wireless LANs
Dual Mode Mobile Phones: Mass Market or Enterprise Telephony?
Location-Aware WLANs
Attracting Venture Funding
12:30pm–1:30pm   Lunch Break
Security Monitoring & Maintenance
Fatter Wireless Pipes: How do they Fit into the Wi-Fi Landscape?
VoWLAN: Its Impact on Telecom Law and Regulation
Investment Opportunities in VoWLAN
2:30pm–3:00pm   Afternoon Break
3:00pm–4:00pm   Plenary CEO Roundtable

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Tim Walsh at or (203) 662-2838.

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Our Registration Department at or (203) 662-2857.

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