The educational content of this category includes Exclusive Interviews of  leaders and influencers in the Telecom/ICT Industry. Best practices and guidance are targeted to telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.


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Management & Motivation

Executive Insights with Julie Slattery, Senior Vice President, Core Engineering & Operations, Verizon

Oct. 2, 2023
John Quincy Adams said, “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” Read how this SVP does just that.
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Executive Insights & Interviews

Executive Insights with Brightspeed’s Co-Founders and ISE EXPO 2023 Keynote Presenters

Aug. 3, 2023
Learn what the co-founders of Brightspeed—Bob Mudge, Chris Creager and Tom Maguire—say about challenges in fiber deployment, permitting wishes and their focus on authentic leadership...
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Executive Insights & Interviews

Executive Insights with ISE EXPO’s Tech Talk Presenters

June 5, 2023
Get inside the minds of our ISE EXPO 2023 Tech Talk presenters from Brightspeed, Etex Telephone Cooperative, TDS Telecom and Verizon.
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Professional Development/Leadership

Executive Insights with Joe Pellegrini, Chief Construction Officer, Great Plains Communications (GPC)

April 6, 2023
Learn how Great Plains Communications is growing into an IT-IS centric business with leadership from Chief Construction Officer Joe Pellegrini.


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Management & Motivation

What Matters Most for 2023

Feb. 3, 2023
Leaders from Congruex, Corning Optical Communications, Esri, Fujitsu Network Communications, PLP and Render Networks speak their minds.
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Executive Insights & Interviews

Executive Insights with Charlie Cano, General Manager & CEO, Etex Telephone Cooperative

Oct. 4, 2022
Learn what Charlie Cano, General Manager & CEO, Etex Telephone Cooperative, thinks about rural broadband advocacy, boots-on-the-ground management, and talent development.
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Executive Insights & Interviews

Executive Insights with Noah Drake, President, Americas, Telstra

Sept. 1, 2022
Learn what Noah Drake, President, Americas, Telstra, has to say about Network-as-a-Service, undersea cable networks, satellite, productive partnerships, and his professional passion...
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Management & Motivation

The “Best Of” ISE EXPO's Keynote and Tech Talk Interviews

Aug. 1, 2022
Read the BEST OF quotes, insights and priorities from our ISE EXPO 2022 Keynote and Tech Talk Interviews.
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Executive Insights & Interviews

Executive Insights with ISE EXPO’s Tech Talk Presenters

July 1, 2022
Learn about ISE EXPO 2022 Tech Talk Presenters from AT&T, TDS, Consolidated Communications and NTCA.