JSI’s 2019 Management Seminars

Our annual Management Seminars showcase the latest financial, management, regulatory, and technical information you’ll need to react to our ever-changing industry. The 2019 seminars have ended. Look for the 2020 seminar dates and locations early next year.

The 2019 seminars reviewed the latest news on USF reform and what we expect things to look like over the next 5-10 years. We also discussed revenue replacement strategies and strategies to set your company up for success in 2025. The 2019 agenda included:

  • The current USF landscape and what’s on the horizon
  • USF contribution reform
  • Options for your company’s business data services (BDS)
  • Details of the FCC’s new broadband testing requirement
  • CBOL, competitive pricing, new services, and other revenue growth & replacement strategies
  • Wireless threats and opportunities in rural areas
  • Grant opportunities and auctions your company should consider
  • Privacy protection issues
  • Financial best practices
  • Updates on various regulatory issues

Our seminars, led by some of the industry’s most respected experts, provide you with the in-depth analysis that you’ll need to make the right decisions for your future. Our 2019 seminars were presented by JSI President Manny Staurulakis; Senior Vice President Steve Meltzer; Vice Presidents John Kuykendall, Dave Lewis, and Valerie Wimer; and Director of Economics & Policy Douglas Meredith.

Thursday, May 9 & Friday, May 10, 2019 – Minneapolis, MN

Thank you everyone who attended our Minneapolis seminar. We look forward to seeing you all again in 2020!

Thursday, May 16 & Friday, May 17, 2019 – Atlanta, Ga.

Thank you everyone who attended our Atlanta seminar. We look forward to seeing you all again in 2020!

Monday, May 20 & Tuesday, May 21, 2019 – San Antonio, Texas

Thank you everyone who attended our San Antonio seminar. We look forward to seeing you all again in 2020!

Additional Information


Day 1
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Registration
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Seminar meeting
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Reception for all attendees

Day 2
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. – Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Seminar meeting

Who Should Attend:

Owners / Executives; General Managers; Supervisory Personnel; Key Regulatory/Financial Staff


Business Casual

CPE Information

This course provides eight hours of CPE credit in the Specialized Knowledge and Applications field. No prerequisites or advance preparation is required. The JSI Management Seminar is considered an “Overview” program through NASBA classification. All JSI seminars are “group-live” sessions as defined by NASBA.

CPE Sponsorship Information:
JSI is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.