CSMAC 10/04/2012 Meeting Agenda

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October 04, 2012

 

Meeting Agenda
Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee (CSMAC)

U.S. Department of Commerce
Herbert C. Hoover Building, Room 4830
1401 Constitution Ave., NW (Entrance on 14th St.)
Washington, DC  20230

Thursday, October 4, 2012
10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. (EDT)
Teleconference Number:
(Inside US) 1-877-545-5042
(Outside US) 1-203-320-8956
Pin: 4106058
Webcast Link
http://www.ntia.doc.gov/other-publication/2012/csmac-10-04-2012-meeting-webcast

10: 00 A.M.    Welcome and Opening Remarks

                        Larry Strickling, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information

10:05 A.M.     Opening Comments from Co-Chairs

10:15 A.M.     Status of CSMAC Recommendations

  • NTIA – Evaluation of Sharing, Unlicensed and Spectrum Management Improvement
  • CSMAC - Interference and Dynamic Access

10:35 A.M.     Status of the CSMAC Subcommittees

  • Unlicensed Spectrum Subcommittee’s Report
  • Spectrum Management Improvements Subcommittee’s Report
  • Spectrum Sharing Subcommittee’s Report

10:50 A.M.     Progress Report - CSMAC Working Groups’ Liaisons

  • WG1 1695 - 1710 MHz Weather Satellite Receive Earth Stations
  • WG2 1755 - 1850 MHz Law Enforcement Surveillance and Other Short-range Fixed
  • WG3 1755 - 1850 MHz Satellite Control Links and Electronic Warfare
  • WG4 1755 - 1850 MHz Fixed Point-to-Point and Tactical Radio Relay 
  • WG5 1755 - 1850 MHz Airborne Operations
  • Associated Spectrum Measurements

Path Forward – The Reporting Framework

  • Executive Summary
  • Recommendations
  • Proposal Rationale (Facts and Assumptions)

11:50 A.M.     NTIA’s Near-Term Spectrum Objectives (6 to 12 Months Out)

12:00 P.M.      NTIA Spectrum Management Hot Topics

12:10 P.M.      Committee Questions and Discussion

12:15 P.M.      Opportunity for Public Comment

12:25 P.M.      Schedule of Next Meetings; Miscellaneous Items

  • January 17, 2013, Department of Commerce, Washington, DC
    • 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. (EST)
  • February  2013, Stanford University, Stanford, California
    •  9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. (PST)
  • April 17, 2013, Department of Commerce, Washington, DC
    • 1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. (EDT)

12:30 P.M.     Adjourn Formal Meeting

12:40 P.M.      CSMAC Ethics Training (CSMAC Members)

1:00 P.M.      Departure