UK SPF - Cluster 2: Access to Spectrum for 5G Testbeds & Trials Meeting Notes

Date: Monday 19 February 2018
Venue: techUK, 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
Chair: Peter Curnow-Ford, CEO, Viatec Associates Ltd

Presentations from the UK Spectrum Policy Forum Plenary meeting held on Monday 19 February 2018.

Presentations are embedded to allow better access via mobile and tablet, they can also be downloaded at the bottom of the page.


Introduction and Scene Setting - Peter Curnow-Ford, Cluster 2 Chair, UK SPF

5G Testbeds & Trials Competition - Tony Sceales, Sector Coordination Lead, 5G Testbeds and Trials, DCMS

  • Background to Competition
  • Need for Spectrum

5G Spectrum Bands - Peter Curnow-Ford, CEO, Viatec Associates Ltd

  • Candidate Bands
  • Other Options

Test and Development Licenses - Gordon Drake, Head of Non-Operational Licensing, Ofcom

  • What are they
  • How to get one
  • Technical Considerations

Discussion - All

More information about the UK Spectrum Policy Forum is available here.



DCMS 5G Programme Strategy Structure (pdf)TechUK non-ops slidesv2nonops (pdf)


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