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Summary

Thank you to everyone who participated at this year's conference.

 

For photos of the event, please click here.

 

If you attended the event and have not yet received your link to access presentations and event photos, please contact Ellen Wheable on Ellen.Wheable@forum-europe.com

 

 

For information on upcoming Spectrum Series events, please visit www.spectrum-series.com or alternatively contact spectrumamericas@forum-global.comfor information on next years edition of #AmericasSpectrum

Speakers include

Michael  O'Rielly

Michael O'Rielly

Commissioner

FCC

Paige Atkins

Paige Atkins

Associate Administrator

NTIA

Carmelo  Rivera

Carmelo Rivera

Chair for WRC-19 Preparation

CITEL

Andreas Geiss

Andreas Geiss

Head of Spectrum Policy Unit

European Commission

Mario  Fromow

Mario Fromow

Commissioner

IFT Mexico

Rachael Bender

Rachael Bender

Wireless and International Advisor to Chairman Pai

FCC

Carl Povelites

Carl Povelites

Assistant Vice President Public Policy

AT&T

Rick Kaplan

Rick Kaplan

General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Legal and Regulatory Affairs

National Association of Broadcasters

Gerry Oberst

Gerry Oberst

Senior Vice President, Global Regulatory and Governmental Strategy

SES

Patrick  Mcfadden

Patrick Mcfadden

Associate General Counsel

NAB

Edgar Figueroa

Edgar Figueroa

President & CEO

Wi-Fi Alliance

Julius Knapp

Julius Knapp

Chief, Office of Engineering and Technology

FCC

Veena  Rawat

Veena Rawat

Senior Spectrum Advisor

GSMA

Donald Stockdale

Donald Stockdale

Chief, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau

FCC

Charla  Rath

Charla Rath

Vice President, Wireless Policy Development

Verizon

Jeffrey  Blum

Jeffrey Blum

Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel

DISH

Tom Power

Tom Power

Senior Vice President & General Counsel

CTIA

Jean Kiddoo

Jean Kiddoo

Chair, Incentive Auction Task Force

FCC

Paul Steinberg

Paul Steinberg

Chief Technology Officer

Motorola Solutions

Jeff Bratcher

Jeff Bratcher

Chief Technology Officer

FirstNet

Alexander Kühn

Alexander Kühn

Chair for WRC-19 Preparation

CEPT

Gregory Wagner

Gregory Wagner

Chief, Strategic Planning Division

DISA Defense Spectrum Organization

Brett Kilbourne

Brett Kilbourne

General Counsel & VP of Policy

Utilities Telecom Council

Rebecca  Hanson

Rebecca Hanson

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Policy

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Jose Albuquerque

Jose Albuquerque

Chief, International Bureau Satellite Division

FCC

 

More Information

  

The 6th Annual Americas Spectrum Management Conference once again comes to The National Press Club on October 12 & 13 2017, and will provide a high-level meeting point for stakeholders across the region and beyond to discuss topical issues relating to the management and co-ordination of spectrum policy across the region.

 

This Conference is the North American leg of the 'Global Spectrum Series', the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of regional Spectrum Management policy conferences.

 

Bringing together more than 250 top level delegates from across the US, North America, Latin America and beyond, it is the leading event of the year for spectrum stakeholders throughout the region.

 

Sessions at the event will focus on:

 

  • Policy Roundtable: Spectrum Policy in the US – Where are we currently, and what lies ahead?
  • After the Incentive Auction – the good, the bad and the ugly
  • The UHF and beyond - future shape of the mobile spectrum landscape
  • Spectrum for Next Generation Wireless Services including 5G
  • What future for the 3.7GHz – 4.2GHz band?
  • Key issues and thinking ahead of WRC-19
  • Freeing up federal spectrum – exploring the options and opportunities
  • What is the future of unlicensed spectrum in a world of next generation wireless services?
  • Millimeter spectrum for 5G – the battle of the bands?
  • The role of satellite in next generation wireless technologies
  • Spectrum for PPDR – Approaches to delivering PPDR networks in the US and beyond
  • The future of broadcast – opportunities, challenges and the path ahead

 

A full conference program and speaker list can be found here

 

For more information about the event, including speaking and wider visibility opportunities, please contact Ellen Wheable:

 

Ellen Wheable

T: +44 (0) 2920 783 025

E: ellen.wheable@forum-europe.com

E: spectrumamericas@forum-global.com

Logistics

When

Thu October 12, 2017 08.30 to
Fri October 13, 2017 15.45

EST

 

Where

The National Press Club

529 14th St NW,
Washington, DC 20045,
USA

Google location map

 

Downloads

Global Spectrum Series Sponsorship Brochure

 

 

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