Date/Time: Tuesday, October 19, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET

Presented by  the FCBA Wireless Telecommunications Committee 


12:0012:05 p.m.     Welcome and Introduction
Will Johnson, Co-Chair, FCBA Wireless Telecommunications Committee, Senior Vice President – Federal Regulatory & Legal Affairs, Verizon

12:05 1:05 p.m.       Wireless Basics
The first panel will feature presentations from wireless experts, designed to provide an overview of wireless telecommunications and regulation.  From the passage of the Communications Act of 1934 to 6G, this panel will help educate practitioners on the fundamentals of the wireless regulatory environment.  Topics will include spectrum, wireless networks and technologies, and FCC licensing and auctions.

Sanjay Udani, Vice President, Technology Policy, Verizon Communications
Matthew Pearl, Associate Bureau Chief, Federal Communications Commission, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau

1:05 2:00 p.m.         What’s New and Next in Wireless?
The second panel will feature a diverse set of industry stakeholders sharing their perspectives on today’s most pressing and interesting wireless regulatory issues before the FCC.  This panel will include discussion of the spectrum pipeline, 5G advancements and challenges, unlicensed uses, and next-generation wireless technologies and use cases.  There will be time for audience questions at the end of the panel.

Katy Milner, Co-Chair, FCBA Wireless Telecommunications Committee, Partner, Wiley

Kara Graves, Assistant Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, CTIA
Alison Minea, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Regulatory Affairs, DISH Wireless
Michael Purdy, Senior Counsel: Commercial, Product and Policy, Google

If you have any issues, please contact Elizabeth Hagerty at

COST: $135.00 for Private Sector Members; $50.00 for Government/Academic/Transitional/Retired Members; No charge for Law Student Members; $205.00 for Non-Members

Cancelations due no later than 24 hours prior to the program start time.

The FCBA has applied for 2.0 hours of MCLE ethics credit from the VA Bar.  This program has not yet been approved.


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