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IMPLEMENTING NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY BROADBAND NETWORK
July 8, 2021 @ 5:00 am - 6:00 am PDT
Thursday, 8 July 2021 8:00 a.m. EDT
The Public Safety Broadband Technology Association (PSBTA) invites you to an insider’s look at the critical steps leading to the implementation of FirstNet, the Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network, which serves the United States and its territories. Post 9/11, the lack of interoperability and reliable dedicated spectrum for public safety was recognized as a pressing deficiency in the public safety community. Under this common purpose, public safety leaders came together making groundbreaking strides in coalition building, policy and program development, legislative advocacy, and the ongoing innovation that resulted in FirstNet. Hear from the architects of FirstNet and learn firsthand what it took to successfully implement this one-of-a-kind nationwide network dedicated to public safety and the work they do every day!
Forum topics include:
- Rethinking Emergency Response Communications
- Developing Policy and Garnering Public Safety and Legislative Support
- Building and Deploying the FirstNet Authority
- The Role of the Private Partner
- A Q&A Roundtable with our Subject Matter Experts