Spectrum Management Principles: Get the Basics, Learn the Latest

August 31, 2020 | NSMA.org



NSMA WEBINAR SERIES: Spectrum Management Principles
Get the Basics, Learn the Latest

Taught by Mark Gibson, International Spectrum Management Expert, National Spectrum Management Association (NSMA) Member

  • What are the elements of Spectrum Management and why are they necessary to plan, launch and operate any wireless network?
  • Recent examples: Mid-Band Spectrum, 5G etc.

Occurred: Monday, August 31, 2020 | 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Mark Gibson

With over 38 years of spectrum management experience, Mark is responsible for developing domestic and international business opportunities for CommScope. In addition to leading technical and business development efforts for numerous wireless and spectrum-related products and services, he has led efforts to address spectrum sharing between Federal government and commercial users. He leads CommScope’s CBRS efforts on the Spectrum Access System/Environmental Sensing Capability and the efforts to develop, test and certify the Automated Frequency Coordination system for 6 GHz unlicensed bands. He is a board member of the CBRS Alliance and an officer on the board of the Wireless Innovation Forum. He is a member of the Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee, where he has also co-chaired working groups related to spectrum sharing and data exchange issues and has testified before the U.S. Congress on spectrum-related matters. He has led spectrum management efforts including spectrum sharing analysis protocols and sharing criteria, as well as development of engineering services and software products. He speaks frequently and has authored several papers on spectrum sharing and relocation and has advised numerous wireless participants in their system design. He is a Life Member of IEEE. He has an amateur radio license and is an instrument-rated commercial pilot.