IWCE http://urgentcomm.com/taxonomy/term/33061/more en DHS S&T: Norman Speicher outlines highlights of new Integration Handbook, seeks input from public safety, industry http://urgentcomm.com/dhs/dhs-st-norman-speicher-outlines-highlights-new-integration-handbook-seeks-input-public-safety-in <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Norman Speicher, a program manager with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate, talks about the newly released Integration Handbook from the directorate’s Next Generation First Responder Program (NGFR). The Integration Handbook proposes a standardized platform that would establish a plug-and-play environment for first-responder broadband devices and applications.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/dhs/dhs-st-norman-speicher-outlines-highlights-new-integration-handbook-seeks-input-public-safety-in" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2018/02/norman-speicher.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://urgentcomm.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/podcast/audio/Norman Speicher podcast on 02-16.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=5320192">Norman Speicher podcast on 02-16.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/dhs/dhs-st-norman-speicher-outlines-highlights-new-integration-handbook-seeks-input-public-safety-in" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/dhs/dhs-st-norman-speicher-outlines-highlights-new-integration-handbook-seeks-input-public-safety-in#comments Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Standards DHS IWCE NTIA/FirstNet Sat, 17 Feb 2018 03:49:00 +0000 53631 at http://urgentcomm.com The Public Safety Network: TJ Kennedy previews IWCE 2018 panel about Internet of Life-Saving Things (IoLST) http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/public-safety-network-tj-kennedy-previews-iwce-2018-panel-about-internet-life-saving-things-iol <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">TJ Kennedy, founder of The Public Safety Network and former FirstNet president, talks about his new company and the potential impact of the Internet of Life-Saving Things (IoLST), which will the subject of a session at IWCE 2018, which will be conducted March 5-9 in Orlando. For more information about IWCE 2018, visit <a href="http://www.iwceexpo.com" title="www.iwceexpo.com">www.iwceexpo.com</a>. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/iwce/public-safety-network-tj-kennedy-previews-iwce-2018-panel-about-internet-life-saving-things-iol" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2018/02/tj-kennedy-crop.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://urgentcomm.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/podcast/audio/TJ Kennedy podcast_0.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=3812864">TJ Kennedy podcast.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/public-safety-network-tj-kennedy-previews-iwce-2018-panel-about-internet-life-saving-things-iol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/public-safety-network-tj-kennedy-previews-iwce-2018-panel-about-internet-life-saving-things-iol#comments IWCE Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:34:00 +0000 53561 at http://urgentcomm.com <p>TJ Kennedy, founder of The Public Safety Network and former FirstNet president, talks about his new company and the potential impact of the Internet of Life-Saving Things (IoLST), which will the subject of a session at&nbsp;IWCE&nbsp;2018, which will be conducted March 5-9 in Orlando. For more information about IWCE&nbsp;2018, visit <a href="http://iwceexpo.com">www.iwceexpo.com</a>.&nbsp;</p> EWA: Mark Crosby discusses upcoming IWCE 2018 panels, EWA initiatives http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/urgent-communications-podcast">The Urgent Communications Podcast</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body">Enterprise Wireless Alliance President and CEO Mark Crosby previews two IWCE 2018 sessions in which he will participate as a panelist—one examining the future of spectrum allocation and another exploring T-Band challenges for public-safety and business/industrial systems. Crosby also highlights EWA’s Cevo Go mobile frequency-coordination service and plans to expand educational offerings in cooperation. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2018/02/mark-crosby-promo-595jpgcropdisplayjpgcropdisplay1jpgcropdisplay1jpgcropdisplay1.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://urgentcomm.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/site-files/urgentcomm.com/files/podcast/audio/Mark Crosby podcast on 02-05.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=9744384">Mark Crosby podcast on 02-05.MP3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/ewa-mark-crosby-discusses-upcoming-iwce-2018-panels-ewa-initiatives#comments Land-Mobile Radio Applications Policy Spectrum/Frequency Coordination System Design EWA FCC IWCE Mon, 05 Feb 2018 21:31:00 +0000 53481 at http://urgentcomm.com International Wireless Communications Expo announces the second annual IWCE Young Professionals Awards http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/international-wireless-communications-expo-announces-second-annual-iwce-young-professionals-awa <div class="node-body article-body">IWCE introduces the next generation of leaders in the communications technology industry.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/international-wireless-communications-expo-announces-second-annual-iwce-young-professionals-awa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/iwce/international-wireless-communications-expo-announces-second-annual-iwce-young-professionals-awa#comments IWCE Thu, 01 Feb 2018 19:56:00 +0000 53441 at http://urgentcomm.com IWCE 2018 promises to be more exciting than ever http://urgentcomm.com/blog/iwce-2018-promises-be-more-exciting-ever <div class="node-body blog-body">As we approach the new year, we’re getting closer to IWCE 2018, which will take place March 5-9, 2018, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. There are big changes this year, because the event is being conducted three weeks earlier than in 2017, and we moved the show from Las Vegas to Orlando for 2018.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/iwce-2018-promises-be-more-exciting-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/iwce-2018-promises-be-more-exciting-ever#comments IWCE All Things IWCE Thu, 21 Dec 2017 21:43:00 +0000 53051 at http://urgentcomm.com ‘Opt-in/opt-out’ decisions require governors to consider many factors, panelists say http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/opt-inopt-out-decisions-require-governors-consider-many-factors-pane <div class="node-body article-body">​Governors making an “opt-in/opt-out” decision by the end of the year have to consider more than simply whether they like the deployment plans presented by FirstNet and AT&T, including the ability for a state’s vendor to address potential risk factors during the next 25 years, according to panelists on an IWCE webinar.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/opt-inopt-out-decisions-require-governors-consider-many-factors-pane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/public-safety-broadbandfirstnet/opt-inopt-out-decisions-require-governors-consider-many-factors-pane#comments Long-Term Evolution Legislation Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government IWCE Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:38:00 +0000 52181 at http://urgentcomm.com There’s still a chance to submit to speak at IWCE 2018 http://urgentcomm.com/blog/there-s-still-chance-submit-speak-iwce-2018 <div class="node-body blog-body">IWCE 2018—taking place March 5-9, 2018 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.—is extending its Call for Speakers deadline. The deadline for submission is now August 31, 2017. </div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/there-s-still-chance-submit-speak-iwce-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/there-s-still-chance-submit-speak-iwce-2018#comments IWCE All Things IWCE Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:24:00 +0000 51691 at http://urgentcomm.com Take advantage of these two opportunities to speak at upcoming IWCE events http://urgentcomm.com/blog/take-advantage-these-two-opportunities-speak-upcoming-iwce-events <div class="node-body blog-body">IWCE opened its Call for Speakers for both IWCE 2018 and IWCE’s Critical LTE Communications Forum.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/blog/take-advantage-these-two-opportunities-speak-upcoming-iwce-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/blog/take-advantage-these-two-opportunities-speak-upcoming-iwce-events#comments IWCE All Things IWCE Tue, 13 Jun 2017 13:15:00 +0000 50991 at http://urgentcomm.com Recent events underscore significant market impact of LMR-LTE convergence http://urgentcomm.com/node/50396 <div class="node-body blog-body">Many of the key trends that were displayed and discussed during IWCE 2017 promise to have a significant impact on the critical-communications industry throughout the rest of the year and into the long-term future.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/node/50396" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/node/50396#comments Land-Mobile Radio Long-Term Evolution Critical Infrastructure Public Safety IWCE Urgent Matters Mon, 08 May 2017 15:18:00 +0000 50396 at http://urgentcomm.com Assured Wireless: Steve Morley highlights company's prototype Band 14 hotspot that leverages high-power rules http://urgentcomm.com/infrastructure/assured-wireless-steve-morley-highlights-companys-prototype-band-14-hotspot-leverages <div class="node-body video-body">Assured Wireless President Steve Morley discusses his company's long-range LTE connectivity products, which are designed to leverage the high-powered capabilities allowed by FCC rules for public-safety broadband services operating on the 700 MHz Band 14 spectrum licensed to FirstNet.</div> <p><a href="http://urgentcomm.com/infrastructure/assured-wireless-steve-morley-highlights-companys-prototype-band-14-hotspot-leverages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://urgentcomm.com/infrastructure/assured-wireless-steve-morley-highlights-companys-prototype-band-14-hotspot-leverages#comments Infrastructure Public Safety Public Safety Repeaters IWCE Mon, 17 Apr 2017 06:34:00 +0000 50241 at http://urgentcomm.com