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International Public-safety LTE: Global Push Changes Critical-Communications Perspective

Date: Wednesday, September 29

Time: 4:30pm - 5:45pm

Track: Public Safety Broadband

Format: 75-Minute Short Course

Vault Recording: TBD

Offerings from FirstNet and LTE providers clearly have changed the conversation surrounding public-safety communications within the U.S. But the U.S. is not alone in this respect, as public-safety LTE systems are being planned or built throughout the world, with the United Kingdom, Europe, South Korea, Australia and Canada being among the highest-profile examples.
While the timelines and business models may be different, the common strategy of leveraging LTE as a technological foundation promises to provide unprecedented economies of scale for the critical-communications industry. Listen to speakers update progress on public-safety LTE systems around the world and discuss the impact that these initiatives can have on pricing, innovation and interoperability.