*Please note that this event has been rescheduled to 14 February 2023*

On Tuesday 14 February (14:00 - 16:00) the UK Spectrum Policy Forum will be hosting its first Plenary Meeting of 2023.

Sign up to hear the latest updates from UK SPF Steering Board Chair, Cluster Chairs, as well as extrenal speakers.

This is a hybrid event. 



14:00-14:05 Welcome and Introduction, Dr Abhaya Sumanasena, Real Wireless
14:05-14:20 David Willis, Group Director, Spectrum, Ofcom

Spectrum sandboxes

  • Dr Abdullah Aljohani, CST Senior Radio Spectrum Expert, CITC Saudi Arabia
14:40-15:00 Monisha Ghosh, Professor at University of Notre Dame and former Chief Technology Officer at the FCC and Q&A

Summary of the recent UK SPF Steering Board   

 Luigi Ardito, Chair, UK SPF Steering Board,  Qualcomm


Summary of the Clusters activities from the Cluster Chairs  

Cluster 1: Future Spectrum Demand - Saul Friedner, Associate Director Spectrum Services, Cluster 1 Chair, LS telcom   

Cluster 2: Long-Term Spectrum Strategy - Stephen Temple, Cluster 2 Chair, Professor, University of Surrey   

Cluster 3: Spectrum Value and Efficiency including Sharing - Tony Lavender, Cluster 3 Chair, Partner, Plum Consulting   

Cluster 4: International Spectrum Issues - Kumar Singarajah, Cluster 4 Chair, Director, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Astroscale

15:40-16:00 Networking and refreshments

This event will be under Chatham House rule. By signing up you agree for your name and organisation to be added to the delegate list.



Sophie Greaves

Sophie Greaves

Head of Telecoms and Spectrum Policy, techUK

Mia Haffety

Mia Haffety

Programme Manager - Telecoms and Net Zero, techUK

Tales Gaspar

Tales Gaspar

Programme Manager, UK SPF and Satellite, techUK

Matthew Wild

Programme Assistant - Markets, techUK