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PANELISTS ANNOUNCED FOR DEC. 8 TECHNICAL ADVISORY PROCESS WORKSHOP

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Released: December 7, 2009

NEWS
Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information 202 / 418-0500

445 12th Street, S.W.

Internet: http://www.fcc.gov

Washington, D. C. 20554

TTY: 1-888-835-5322

This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:

December 7, 2009
Mark Wigfield, (202) 418-0253
Email: mark.wigfield@fcc.gov

PANELISTS ANNOUNCED FOR DEC. 8

TECHNICAL ADVISORY PROCESS WORKSHOP

WASHINGTON -- Tomorrow, the Federal Communications Commission will hold a staff
workshop examining broadband networks, as part of the technical advisory process for the open
Internet Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM). The workshop will present tutorials by
technology experts on the relevant technical characteristics of various broadband delivery
platforms and industry presentations on current network management practices.

WHAT:

Technical Advisory Process Workshop

WHEN:

Tuesday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m.

WHERE:

FCC Commission Room,
445 12th St. SW
Washington, D.C. 20554

FCC PARTICIPANTS:

Julius Knapp, Chief, Office of Engineering & Technology
Ruth Milkman, Chief, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau
Sharon Gillett, Chief, Wireline Competition Bureau
Stagg Newman, Chief Technologist, National Broadband Taskforce
Jon Peha, Chief Technologist, FCC
Walter Johnston, Chief, Electromagnetic Compatibility Division/OET

AGENDA:
10:00 a.m.

Workshop/Panel Introduction

Julius Knapp, FCC, Moderator
10:05 a.m.

Traffic Management and the Open Internet

Scott Jordan, University of California, Irvine
10:50 a.m.

Network Management in the Internet

kc claffy, University of California, San Diego
11:35 a.m.

Routing and Network Operation


Paul Sanchirico, Cisco
1:30 p.m.

Cable Network Management

Paul Liao, CableLabs
2:15 p.m.

Wireline Network Management

Bill Smith, AT&T
3:00 p.m.

Wireless Network Management

Tom Sawanobori, Verizon
3:45 p.m.

Network Management for Applications and Services

Jonathan Rosenberg, Skype
4:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks

All workshops will be open to the public; however, admittance will be limited to the seating
available. Audio/video coverage of the workshops will be broadcast live with open captioning
over the Web on http://www.openinternet.gov.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities are available upon request. Please
include a description of the accommodation you will need. Individuals making such requests
must include their contact information should FCC staff need to contact them for more
information. Please send an e-mail to fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental
Affairs Bureau: 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (TTY).

--FCC--


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