Best Practices for Telco Success 


by August 3


The NTCA 2019 Finance + Accounting Conference provides a perspective on the industry you won’t find anywhere else. With a focus on both broad financial topics and specific telco issues, this conference gives you access to industry professionals from a wide range of sources ready to provide you with the skills and insights you need to help your company thrive.  

Telco finance professionals at all levels will find engaging content in the breakout sessions that get into the details of specific information you need to stay on top of telco accounting and finance topics. This is your opportunity to connect with peers to share ideas and challenges and learn from one another how to overcome obstacles.  

With repeating sessions, you can choose a path that meets your interests: 

  • Implement strategies today to achieve your financial and operational goals. 
  • Explore the latest programs for operational efficiencies and improved workflow. 
  • Find out what you need to know about the recent Universal Service Reform. 
  • Learn how new tax rules affect independent telcos. 



Anirban Basu
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Sage Policy Group
Tom Hood
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer
Maryland Association of CPAs and The Business Learning Institute
Brian Sullivan 
CPA, Vice President

Continuing Education

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Hours 

NTCA 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 the 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.

Conference participants can earn up to 18.5 CPE credits in the fields of study noted for each session. Prerequisite for “Intermediate,” “Advanced” or “Update” sessions: At least two years of previous experience with telecommunications accounting. Advanced Preparation: None. Delivery Method: Group-Live.

NTCA Certificate Programs 

This meeting fulfills the Finance for Telecommunications core requirement (B102) for NTCA’s Director Core Curriculum (DCC), Key Employee Certificate (KEC) and the Telecom Executive Certificate (TEC). 


Things To Do In Baltimore

Let the colorful and diverse city of Baltimore inspire you during the Finance + Accounting Conference. The bustling city built on tradition and civic pride, continues to welcome visitors with "down to earth, small town spirit and hospitality."  More commonly known as "Charm City," Baltimore is "one of America's greatest historical destinations,"  and boasts a beautiful harbor, award-winning restaurants and chefs, top brew pubs, quirky and distinct neighborhoods and unique museums. Talents like writer Edgar Allan Poe and singer Billie Holiday called Baltimore home. 

Video courtesy of Visit Baltimore.


Book Your Hotel

The conference will take place at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel.


Thank You to Our Sponsors



  • Wi-Fi and Lanyards

  • Networking Reception

  • Welcome Reception Cocktails

  • Badge + Tote Bags

  • Refreshment Break

  • Luncheon

  • Hotel Key Cards

  • Mobile App

  • Welcome Reception

  • Networking Reception Cocktails