The challenges facing spectrum regulators in the new technology environment
Thursday 14 June: 9.45-10.30am
Giles Tanner — General Manager, Communications Infrastructure Division, ACMA
New technologies, changing business models and government reviews are drivers of change for regulators as well as industry. Giles Tanner, the General Manager of the ACMA’s Communication Infrastructure Division, will set out the opportunities for industry and the ACMA in 2015. Implementing new arrangements in the 400 MHz band will continue to be a high priority; there will also be changes, improvements and opportunities for industry as the ACMA continues to roll out its new spectrum management system. Meanwhile the Review of Spectrum Management is looking at the policy and regulatory changes needed to ensure that radiocommunications continues to contribute to economic wellbeing and development.