California Communications Association


APRIL 2-4, 2019





CalCom’s 35th Annual Tech Expo

The 35th Annual Tech Expo will offer broadband providers a unique opportunity to discover the latest in technology, industry trends and products on the market, along with the chance to network with manufacturers and product specialists.  In addition, the show offers technical demonstrations, training seminars, and social events, along with the chance to network with manufacturers and product specialists. Click here to download the Tech Expo Program.  We hope to see you there!


Lead Acid Battery Fundamentals, Operations & Maintenance – Certification Course

Join us for this 2-hour Certification Course that will focus on lead acid battery fundamentals (what is a battery and how does it work), differences between VLA vs. VRLA (similarities/differences and how to choose between them), factors affecting battery performance/life, and battery sizing & selection process.  Battery sizing portion will include putting a load profile together and using design margins and aging factors.  Coordinated by Nor-Cal Battery, Presented by EnerSys.  Download the registration form here


Attention Suppliers!  Come join over 70 companies showcasing their products and services to more than 200 attendees representing the California-based Network Operators.  The CalCom Tech Expo provides an excellent opportunity to network with engineers, technicians, managers, human resources, sales & marketing personnel from ILECs, CLECs, ISPs, Wireless, and CATV.  Download the registration forms here.

To view the floorplan and see a current list of exhibiting companies, click here

STL Ltd.

STL Ltd. is once again the show services contractor.  You can download their exhibitor kit here that contains information on electrical, material handling, schedules, due dates and deadlines checklist, and order forms.  Here is the link to the exhibitor kit should you want to order and pay online:

Tech Expo Abstract Submission Form

We are pleased to release a Call for Presentation Abstracts for the Tech Expo that will take place April 2-4, 2019 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Sacramento.  All presentations are 60 minutes in length. Fill out form


Download the Tech Expo event flyer



All Tech Expo events will take place at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Sacramento, 2001 Point West Way, Sacramento, CA  95815.  Please make your room reservation(s) under the “CalCom room block” to receive the group rate of $135.00 per night for single and double rooms.  This rate includes complimentary parking.  The cut-off date for our block is Monday, March 4, 2019.  After this date rooms and rates cannot be guaranteed.

Reservations Direct Line: 1-800-686-3775

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