NTIA is part of the Department of Commerce and acts as the Executive Branch agency that is principally responsible by law for advising the President on telecommunications and information policy issues.
Many Federal agencies use radio-frequency spectrum to perform vital operations. NTIA manages the Federal government's use of spectrum to ensure America's domestic and international spectrum needs are met, while making efficient use of this limited resource. As data usage becomes more intensive (e.g., cell phone use for internet searches, etc.) spectrum becomes more important. NTIA coordinates and implements Federal policy regarding spectrum management, including regulations governing Federal spectrum use and assigning frequencies to government agencies and offices.
This presentation will be conducted by Mr. Peter Tenhula, Deputy Associate Administrator of NTIA for the Office of Spectrum Management. It will include:
A recording of this webinar can be found here.