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Summary

The 7th Annual Americas Spectrum Management Conference once again comes to The National Press Club on October 2 & 3 October 2018, 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.

 

To visit last years event page, click here

Speakers include

Julius Knapp

Julius Knapp

Head of Bureau, Office of Engineering and Technology

FCC

Adam Scott

Adam Scott

Director General - Spectrum Policy

ISED Canada

Oscar Leon

Oscar Leon

Executive Secretary

CITEL

Veena Rawat

Veena Rawat

Senior Spectrum Advisor

GSMA

Tom Stroup

Tom Stroup

President

SIA - Satellite Industry Association

Steve Sharkey

Steve Sharkey

Government Affairs, Engineering and Technology Policy

T-Mobile

Carl Povelites

Carl Povelites

Assistant Vice President Public Policy

AT&T

Frederick D. Moorefield, Jr.

Frederick D. Moorefield, Jr.

Director, Spectrum Policy & International Engagement

Department of Defense

Carmelo  Rivera

Carmelo Rivera

Chair for WRC-19 Preparation

CITEL

Dave Wright

Dave Wright

President

CBRS Alliance

Iyad Tarazi

Iyad Tarazi

President and CEO

Federated Wireless

Jennifer Manner

Jennifer Manner

Global Spectrum Policy

ESOA

Gerry Oberst

Gerry Oberst

Senior Vice President, Global Regulatory and Governmental Strategy

SES

Preston  Marshall

Preston Marshall

Principal Wireless Architect

Google Access

Jose  Albuquerque

Jose Albuquerque

Chief, International Bureau Satellite Division

FCC

More Information

 

Key issues to be discussed include:

 

  • Delivering the next generation wireless environment – how close are we to realizing the 5G vision?
  • Solving the spectrum shortage - Addressing the scarcity and availability of mobile spectrum
  • Spectrum auction and awards
  • The changing shape of the mid-range spectrum landscape – C-Band, CBRS and beyond
  • An update on current preparation for WRC-19 in the Americas around the world
  • Plotting the shape of the future mmWave spectrum landscape 
  • The emerging ‘Post incentive auction’ landscape
  • An update on the repacking process and 5G rollout in the 600MHz band
  • Prospects for unlicensed use of the 6GHz band?

 

Registration for this event is now open. 

 

To be kept informed on this event, please click here

Logistics

When

Tue October 2, 2018 08.30 to
Wed October 3, 2018 17.00

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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