Meeting Information for 3-14-2019

Please mark your calendars to attend the upcoming Mississippi Communications Technology Alliance meeting Thursday, March 14th 2019, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm.

We would like to encourage everyone to "BRING A FRIEND" that you feel might be interested in MCTA in hopes that we can branch out and grow our membership.

The meeting will be held at the University Medical Center in Jackson. Event registration, details and directions can be found below.


9:30 - 10:00 Registration and coffee

10:00-11:30 Derek Benson with Corning Optical Communications Presentation will focus on how fiber is being utilized to support the growing need for increased bandwidth capabilities and future-ready infrastructure.

11:30-12:00 Lunch

11:30-12:30 Open Forum

12:30-1:00 Board Meeting

Registration Fee: only $5 (Registration fee includes lunch)

PLACE: UMMC Student Union, Jackson, MS


From I-55 north or south, take Lakeland Drive West exit. Take a left at the third light (UMC-Lakeland Entrance). Student Union is on the right.

The Student Union building is the building on your right as you proceed down the street. When you get to the stop sign at the end of the street, take a left then enter the parking lot through the attendant entry on your left. Parking passes will be handed out at the meeting. Meetings are held on the second floor conference rooms. There will be a sign designating which room is assigned to MCTA outside the door.