Global Spectrum Series

The 2016 Sub Sahara Spectrum Management Conference

The 2016 edition of the Sub Sahara Spectrum Management Conference, took place in Dakar, Senegal.  For more information on the event, please visit the 2016 website.


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Topics covered at the event included: 


  • Post WRC-15 thought leadership roundtable: Making Spectrum work for Africa
  • Mapping the future of the 700MHz & 800MHz bands
  • Bandwith and Connectivity for 4G services
  • Ensuring Africa is part of the 5G revolution
  • Connecting Africa - Affordable connectivity for all 
  • Spectrum Awards, Pricing and Valuation Masterclass


High level speakers included: 


  • Ben Ba, Head of the Terrestrial Publication and Registration Division, ITU
  • Abdoulkarim Soumaila, Secretary General, African Telecommuniations Union
  • Yaya Abdoul Kane, Minister of Post, Information and Communication Technologies, Senegal
  • Abdou Karim Sall, Director General, ARTP
  • Elizabeth Migwalla, Senior Director and Head of Government Affairs, Africa, Qualcomm