CSMAC Meeting Agenda 02/21/2013

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February 19, 2013

Meeting Agenda

Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee (CSMAC)

U.S. Department of Commerce 2013 Offsite Location
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
366 Galvez Street, Stanford, California 94305
Koret-Taube Room

Thursday, February 21, 2013
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. (PST)

Teleconference Number:
(Inside US) 1-210-234-1347
(Outside US) 1-866-421-2103
Pin: 2570373

Webcast Link
http://www.ntia.doc.gov/other-publication/2013/csmac-02-21-2013-meeting-webcast

9:00 A.M.       Welcome and Opening Remarks

 Larry Strickling, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information

9:05 A.M.       Opening Comments from Co-Chairs

9:10 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
  • Committee Questions and Discussion

10:30 A.M.     Break

10:45 A.M.     NTIA Spectrum Management Hot Topics

  • NTIA 5 GHz Report
  • NTIA 1675 – 1710 MHz Report

11:30 A.M.     Over the Horizon – NTIA Strategic Brainstorming

  • Future approaches to industry/government dialog, including trusted agent concept
  • Use of general occupancy measurements
  •  Providing government greater flexibility and more options through access to non-federal bands 
  • FCC -- Technological Advisory Council White Paper– Interference Limits Policy

11:50 A.M.     Opportunity for Public Comment

12:00 P.M.      Adjourn

Schedule of Next Meetings

  • June 18, 2013, Department of Commerce, Washington, DC
    • 12:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. (EDT)
  • August 20, 2013, Department of Commerce, Washington, DC
    • 12:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. (EDT)