Chair: Kumar Singarajah, Chair of Cluster 4: International, UK SPF

This event will look at WRC-27 agenda items - or more accurately potential agenda items. 

This SPF Cluster 4 meeting will be to discuss topics to be considered or proposed for the ITU WRC-2027 agenda and seek UK industry stakeholder inputs, views or proposals.

ITU WRC-2019 already defined a preliminary agenda for WRC-2027.  

SPF ran a consultation earlier in 2020 to seek industry inputs on the agenda of WRC-2027; a summary of the consultation responses will be presented at this event. SPF members who wish to offer short presentations at this event are kindly requested to contact Jo.


  • Introduction - Kumar, Chair of Cluster 4, UK SPF
  • Introduction by Ofcom on ITU WRC-27 (Preliminary Agenda, Principles for Establishing WRC Agenda and Example Resolution) – Stephen Talbot, Ofcom
  • Proposed new agenda item for WRC-2027; Allocation or identification of relevant bands above 100 GHz and below 1000 GHz for active services and applications - Simon Pike, Independent
  • Impacts of WRC-23 A 1.3 and 1.4 plus RES 59-2 and Proposed new agenda item for WRC-27 regarding accommodating PMSE - Brian Copsey, Copsey, Communications
  • 6G spectrum perspectives - Stuart Cooke, GSA
  • Will WRC-27 be the last WRC of its kind as we know it kind? - Simon Pike, Independent
  • General Discussion:
  • AoB / Closure

This session will be under Chatham House rule. By signing up you agree to your details being added to the delegate list.

Sophie James

Sophie James

Head of Telecoms and Spectrum Policy, techUK

Sophie James is Head of Programme for Communications Infrastructure and Services at techUK, and oversees the UK Spectrum Policy Forum.

Sophie was promoted to Head having been Programme Manager for Communications Infrastructure and Services, leading techUK's telecoms activities, engagement and policy development. Previouusly, Sophie was Programme Assistant across a variety of areas including the Broadband Stakeholder Group, Central Government, Financial Services and Communications Infrastructure programmes.

Prior to joining techUK, Sophie completed a masters in Film Studies at University College London; her dissertation examined US telecoms policy relating to net neutrality and content distribution.

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020 7331 2038

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Julia Ofori-Addo

Julia Ofori-Addo

Programme Assistant, BSG, Central Government, Financial Services Team, Comms Infrastructure, techUK

Julia Ofori-Addo supports the Broadband Stakeholder Group, Central Government, Financial Services and Communications Infrastructure with administrative and event support, research and communication.

Julia is bilingual – German and English native. Prior to joining techUK, Julia worked as an IT Team Administrator at Interxion Ltd (data center) supporting and coordinating teams with the Incident Management Protocols (IMP), auditing and reporting procedures and processes and assisting senior management with various secretarial/administrative duties. She has exceptional experience in handling and updating in-house database systems and a proven track record of demonstrating strong interpersonal skills.

Julia is a graduate at the University of Kent with a BSc in Computer Science and Business Administration. In her personal time, she enjoys current affairs discussions, going to the gym and travelling.

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