International Symposium on Advanced Radio Technologies (ISART)

Agenda

ISART 2015: Measurements, Models, Simulations, and Technologies
for Improved Spectrum Sharing

May 12-14, 2015
Boulder, Colorado

 

Pre-symposium Events

Tuesday
12 May 2015

9:00–11:00 WSRD Monthly Meeting at ISART
13:30–17:00 CSMAC Meeting

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ISART Tutorials

ISART Prequel

Tuesday
12 May 2015

11:45–13:15 Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee (CSMAC) Spectrum Sharing Studies (link to CSMAC page at ntia.doc.gov)
Mark Gibson, Senior Director of business development at Comsearch
13:30–17:00 Advanced Statistical Techniques for Spectrum Engineering Analysis
Jean-Philippe Kermoal, Spectrum Engineer, European Communications Office

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ISART Symposium

ISART Day 1

Wednesday
13 May 2015

8:15-8:30 Welcome and Introduction
8:30–9:00 Keynote Address: Larry Strickling (NTIA Assistant Secretary)
9:00–9:15 Break
9:15–10:00

Plenary: Spectrum Access Systems

10:00–11:30 Panel: Modeling and Simulation
Session Chair: Pierre De Vries (Silicon Flatirons)
11:30–12:45 Lunch
12:45–15:00 Panel: Propagation Modeling
Session Chair: Saul Torrico (Comsearch)
15:00–15:30 Break
15:30–17:00 Presentation: Boulder Spectrum Sharing
NIST and ITS current research

ISART Day 2

Thursday
14 May 2015

8:00–8:15 Recap and Introduction
8:15–8:45 Keynote Address: Meredith Attwell Baker (President and CEO of CTIA)
8:45–9:00 Break
9:00–11:00 Panel: New Radio Technologies
Session Chair: Mark McHenry (Shared Spectrum Company)
11:00-11:30 Presentation: Boulder Spectrum Sharing
NIST and ITS current research
11:30–12:30 Lunch
12:30–14:45 Panel: Test and Measurement
Session Chair: Frank Sanders (NTIA/ITS)
14:45–15:15 Break
15:15–16:45 Panel: Regulatory Processes
Session Chair: Bryan Tramont (Wilkinson/Barker/Knauer)
Spectrum Frontiers: Opportunity and Innovation in Management & the Wireless Business
16:45–17:30 Closing Panel

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Workshop

ISART Sequel

Friday
15 May 2015 

8:00–11:45 Factors to Consider for Undertaking Realistic Mobile Broadband Sharing Studies
11:45–12:45 Lunch (**** Please RSVP if you wish to attend the lunch ****)
12:45–14:30 Work plan development for next steps
ISART is jointly sponsored by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration's Institute for Telecommunication Sciences and the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Communications Technology Laboratory.
The ISART website is hosted by ITS