FCC Announces Forum on Future of Wireless Band Plans
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Forum on Future of Wireless Band Plans
Published June 27th, 2012
News Media Information 202 / 418-0500
445 12th Street, S.W.
Washington, D. C. 20554
This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order
constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
FCC ANNOUNCES FORUM ON FUTURE
OF WIRELESS BAND PLANS
Washington, D.C.: The Commission today announced that its Technological
Advisory Council will be holding a forum on the future of wireless band plans on Monday, July 16, 2012. This forum
will serve to launch a continuing dialogue between the Commission and key industry stakeholders and will explore
the technological issues affecting wireless band plan design. The forum will include discussions on the impact of
developments in filter technology on band planning, LTE trends and their implications for future band plans, and
network operator perspectives on band plan design. Further details will be announced at a later date.
workshop will begin at 9:30 am and will be held in the Commission Meeting Room at the FCC’s headquarters in
Washington, DC. It is free and open to the public, with seating available on a first-come, first-served basis. The
forum will be broadcast live over the Internet. You can view the forum at
the day of the event. Questions from the Internet audience can be submitted via email to
Reasonable accommodations for persons
with disabilities are available upon request. Please include a description of the accommodation you will need.
Individuals making such requests must include their contact information should FCC staff need to contact them for
more information. Requests should be made as early as possible. Please send an e-mail to
or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau: 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (TTY).