Austin, TX , April 7, 2014 – Building on CampusConnect’s leadership in the emerging gigabit networking arena for student housing communities, the company’s president, Rob Paver, will share his knowledge and vision for this innovative technology at Broadband Communities Summit 2014 and the Interface Student Housing Business Conference in Austin, Texas this week.

CampusConnect is the nation’s first company to provide gigabit speed network services to student communities in 2013. Gigabit service blazes pass conventional internet speeds at 100 times faster than the average cable internet available in American households today. Leveraging his expertise and training from both the provider and owner and developer perspective, Paver will explain what this exciting new technology means for construction, planning, business models and customer experiences on the horizon.

Below are details of Paver’s speaking engagements:

  1. Broadband Communities Summit Workshop
  • Topic: “Gigabit to the MDU”
  • When: Monday, April 7, 4 PM
  • Where: Renaissance Austin Hotel
  1. Interface Student Housing Business Conference Panel
  • Topic: “Separating Fact from Fiction and Perception & Reality in Today’s Bandwidth &

Connectivity Arena”

  • When: Thursday, April 10, 4:25 PM
  • Where: Hilton Austin (adjacent to the Austin Convention Center)

“Providing gigabit service as an amenity is becoming extremely popular with forward-thinking developers, owners and managers. They know that providing unprecedented gigabit speed positions them as technology trailblazers, helps them attract and retain residents, as well as increase student satisfaction,” said Rob Paver, CampusConnect’s CEO. “We are pleased to be sharing our knowledge of this exciting new breakthrough in networking technology with the student housing community.”


About the Broadband Communities Summit 2014

As the leading conference on broadband technologies for communities, the Broadband Communities Summit attracts broadband system operators, network builders and deployers of all kinds. Many of the country’s major property owners and real estate developers attend the Summit each year, along with independent telcos and cable companies, municipal and state officials, community leaders and economic development professionals.


About the Interface Student Housing Business Conference

More than 950 student housing owners, operators, investors and vendors will meet in Austin, Texas, April 9-11, 2014. The 6th Annual InterFace Student Housing Conference will be bring together more than 950 attendees, 50 industry exhibitors and will also play host to the 4th Annual SHB Innovator Awards celebrating excellence in student housing. The conference will also include the 3rd annual SHB Open golf tournament.

About CampusConnect

CampusConnect, a proven student housing network and technology resource provider, delivers customizable solutions nationwide. The first company to offer gigabit connection for student housing, CampusConnect provides a fully-integrated, total connectivity solution with services such as wall-to-wall mobility, video services, 24/7/365 network and mobile device support, as well as network design and construction services. CampusConnect is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Apogee, the largest residential networking provider in higher education.


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