Forum Global would like to thank all of the sponsors and and supporting organizations involved in this year's conference.
The Americas Spectrum Management Conference is the leading meeting place of the year for key senior stakeholders and policymakers across the region. This year's conference took place on November 6 - 7, 2013 in Washington D.C., and once again provided an interactive platform for discussion on the most pertinent issues and developments affecting spectrum management policies.
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs
US Department of State
Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Spectrum, Information technologies and Telecommunications Sector
To discuss any aspect of this year's conference, or for details of how you can become involved in next year's conference, please contact Tom Chinnock on email@example.com or call +44 (0) 2920 783 025.
With contributions from all of the main stakeholders at both a policy and industry level from the US, Canada and Latin America, the conference took a comprehensive look at spectrum management policies across the Americas region.
Sessions at the event focused on:
-An overview of expected upcoming release of spectrum in the region
-Incentive auctions design and structure – How will it work in practice?
-Preferential allocation in spectrum awards – ensuring long term competition or undermining existing rights holders?
-Meeting the spectrum needs of the smart cities of the future and an increasingly data-hungry society
-Developing a spectrum strategy to relieve the capacity crunch
-Piecing together the patchwork – overcoming the challenge of LTE spectrum fragmentation
-What options exist for finding additional spectrum capacity for mobile broadband
-Finding additional unlicensed spectrum – options and opportunities
-Increasing the efficiency of public safety and federal spectrum
Interested in becoming involved in next year's event? Please contact Tom Chinnock on firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0) 2920 783 025 for details.