Joint Use Seminar

Join fellow utility professionals for two days of instruction to learn about  pole loading, FCC updates, one-touch make ready, and best practices for joint use. We are excited to have several visiting industry experts present during the seminar:

  • Nelson Bingel, NESC Chairman and ASC O5 Vice-Chairman
  • Todd Zeiller, Assistant Vice President of Global Network Services at AT&T
  • Tom Magee, Partner at Keller and Heckman
  • Sean Knowles, Vice President, Business Development / Owner at McLean Engineering

Who Should Attend?

(Attendance is limited to electric utility asset owners)

  • Joint Use Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Engineering Managers

Topic Areas Include:

  • Understanding and Implementing Pole Loading Analysis to Manage Risk
  • Cost-Effectively Correct Past Issues, Establish an Accurate Attachment Baseline, and Prepare for Future Audits
  • Best Practices for Managing and Updating Joint Use License Agreements
  • Fiber and Wireless Make-Ready Design Considerations
  • Make-Ready Management Tools
  • Technologies, Tools, and Process Improvements to Increase Joint Use and Attachment Program Performance
  • Challenges, Reducing Impact, and Benefits of Rural Broadband
  • Impacts of 5G/Small Cell Attachment Requests
  • Benefits of Leveraging Attachment Audits to Support Additional Initiatives 
  • Recent Updates to FCC Governing Attachments and What it Means for Pole Owners
  • Field Demonstrations

Osmose University Joint Use 2022 Flyer


February 7-9, 2022· Peachtree City, Georgia - RESCHEDULED

Cost: This joint use seminar is complimentary for Osmose customers and includes dinner reception, off-site social event and dinner, breakfast, lunch, and transportation from the host hotel to the Osmose campus.

Do you want to repeat a seminar? If you would like to re-attend a seminar, please understand the content from year-to-year is similar and ideal for first-time attendees. Any returning attendees will be initially put on a waitlist so we can accommodate any first-time attendees. To be added to the waitlist, email Sandi Suda at [email protected].

Space is limited and this event will fill to capacity quickly.  Attendance is limited to two people per utility. To register, complete and submit the form below.