Program Information

Oregon Connections: Smart Communities
Oregon Connections Telecommunications Conference: Smart Communities The Oregon Connections Telecommunications Conference draws attendees from all regions of the country to share ideas, experiences and knowledge about telecommunications.

The 2019 conference presenters and attendees explored Smart Communities: strategies, applications, enabling technologies and Oregon initiatives.

Topics included smart cities, Internet of Things, new developing technologies, and smart solutions for rural cities.


red arrow   2019 Conference Program (updated October 22nd)


Jean Rice, 2019 keynote speaker Jean Rice is a telecommunications expert and advisor who works with federal agencies, tribal, local and state governments, industry, universities and non-profits on smart cities and communities projects and provides technical assistance to support the widespread deployment of broadband infrastructure.

Learn more about Jean Rice.


2019 Oregon Connections Awards

Learn more about the Oregon Connections Awards.