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2024 NATOA Annual Conference, Charleston, SC

2024 NATOA Annual Conference, Charleston, SC

August 25 - 28, 2024

Sunday, August 25, 2024 at 5:00 PM (EDT) to Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

* Registration open until 8/25/24 at 3:00 PM (EST)

Event Details

NATOA’s Conference is the premiere educational event for local government telecommunications professionals working on communications, multimedia, programming, wireless, broadband, franchising and siting issues in today’s ever-changing landscape. Join hundreds of local government professionals from across the country and learn the latest on emerging issues and cutting edge technology in your career.

Experts from all facets of telecommunications will be sharing case studies, solutions and proven strategies to enhance your skills, your profession and your community. Get practical insights on the latest trends while participating in interactive panel discussions, immersive conference workshops and peer networking in beautiful Charleston, SC.

From the Government Programming Awards to the Community Broadband Awards to many other conference honors get your work nationally recognized and meet other individuals and organizations of distinction.

NATOA brings you keynote speakers, hands-on tech demos, tours and interactive exhibits relevant to your planning and decision-making process when you return home.


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* The opinions expressed are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the policies or views of NATOA. NATOA endeavors to provide a robust discussion of the topic so differences in opinions may occur.


August 25
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM First Time Attendees Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Networking Dinners
August 26
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM Day 1 Sessions
August 27
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Day 2 Sessions
August 28
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM Day 3 Sessions and GPA Awards Dinner


NATOA has reserved a block of rooms at the Charleston Marriott Hotel at the special rate of $227 plus tax. The discounted NATOA rate is available until July 24, 2024 or until the block is full. NATOA's room block has filled to capacity in the past and we cannot guarantee that additional rooms can be added to the block. We encourage you to make your reservations early to ensure you receive the discounted rate. 

Use this link to reserve a room at the NATOA discounted rate or call reservations at (843) 723-3000 and ask for the NATOA Annual Conference group rate. The discounted rate is available 3 days before/after the conference, based on hotel availability.

If you would like a room on nights outside of the Conference dates of August 25-28, we strongly encourage you to make your reservations as soon as possible. These shoulder dates are very limited. 

* The NATOA Conference room rate includes complimentary WiFi internet access in the sleeping rooms.  

NOTE: NATOA does not contract with travel agencies, housing bureaus or room representatives. If someone other than NATOA staff or the hotel reach out regarding your reservation, please consider it a scam and notify NATOA immediately.


The Charleston Marriott is located 12 miles from Charleston International Airport (CHS).  The airport offers ride sharing, taxi and shuttle options, and rental car options.

Parking: Daily self-parking rates are $15 per day and Valet parking is $22 per day.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to Karen Anderson at