UK SPF Cluster 1: Demand for Spectrum from Utilities


Please get in contact if you have any points in regards to spectrum demand from utilities, UK SPF are always interested in hearing stakeholders thoughts.



Saul Friedner - opening and welcome 

Raj Sivalingam - setting the scene – slide

Panel 1 Policy Drivers:

  • Chris McGookin, Scottish Power - slides
  • Paul Hawker, BEIS 
  • Andrew Baker, Western Power Distribution

Panel 1 open discussion 

Panel 2 International perspective:

Panel 2 open discussion

Panel 3 Solution providers:

  • Mrinal Patel, Ofcom
  • Liam Beard, Vodafone MNO solution - slides
  • Ian Muller, Wireless innovation reseller of capacity, involved in a trial with Scottish Power SSE - slides
  • James Irvine, Strathclyde University - slides

Panel 3 open discussion 

Speaker: Peter Couch, JRC 


  • Jo O'Riordan

    Jo O'Riordan

    Head of Spectrum Policy and Telecoms
    T 020 7331 2191

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