UK SPF Cluster 2: PSSR - Accessing Government Spectrum

At the start of the event David Meyer, UK SPF Chairman, thanked Peter Curnow-Ford for his work and announced Stephen Temple as the new Cluster 2 Chair as a result of a nomination process.

The agenda was as follows:

1. Introduction to PSSR/PSSS - History, previous discussions and outline of today's workshop 

Peter Curnow-Ford, Chair, UK SPF Cluster 2

2. Ministry of Defence (MoD)

        - update on work on spectrum bands in 2018

        - review of those bands that can be brought forward

        - model for use, i.e. sharing etc

        - potential engagement process

Lisa Roper, MoD

3. Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)

        - update on its making 2.7GHz available to Telerail

        - aims, what you want to understand, challenges so far

        - making further spectrum available, how and what type of user

        - future plans

John Mettrop, CAA

4. Telerail

        - feedback on working with CAA

        - positives, challenges

        - next steps

Nigel Wallbridge, Telerail

5. Panel session 

        - Speakers

6. Session close

  • Jo O'Riordan

    Jo O'Riordan

    Head of Spectrum Policy and Telecoms
    T 020 7331 2191
  • Julian McGougan

    Julian McGougan

    Executive Director | Telecoms, Spectrum & Satellite
    T 020 7331 2012
  • Sophie Weston

    Sophie Weston

    T 020 7331 2018

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