Permanent WBA Work Groups

Policy & Spectrum

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

PROJECT LEADERS

Dave Wright

Derek Peterson

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Project information

WBA’s Policy & Regulatory Affairs Office, tracking relevant policy issues of concern to the Board and membership.

In terms of shared spectrum models, evaluating both the business models that will be supported by “Coordinated Shared Spectrum” management regimes and subsequent pre-commercial trials is key
to the industry.

Outcomes / Target Audience

The end goal is to influence positions on public policy issues. The main outcomes of the group are guidelines, white papers, respond to regulators and authorities, among others.

Keywords

Policy, Spectrum, Public Consultations, Advocay

Business objectives

  • Influence regulatory bodies for better Wi-Fi (more spectrum, better security and user experience).
  • Validate business opportunity of Coordinated Shared Spectrum technologies

MAIN AREAS COVERED

  • Spectrum (3.5 GHz, 5GHz, mmWave, etc.)
  • Worldwide bands allocation
  • Public consultations consensus and responses

WBA RELATED WORK