Federal Communications Commission
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Released: February 20, 2013
FCC ANNOUNCES TECHNOLOGICAL ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETING
ON March 11, 2013
The FCC’s Technological Advisory Council, comprised of a diverse group of leading technology
experts, provides technical expertise to the Commission to identify important areas of innovation and
develop informed technology policies supporting the United States’ competitiveness in the global
economy. The TAC is helping the Commission to continue the momentum spurred by the National
Broadband Plan to maximize the use of broadband to advance national interests and create jobs.
The planned meeting on Monday, March 11, 2013 will mark the TAC’s first meeting for this year. At
this meeting, the TAC will review recommendations made at the previous meeting on December 10,
2012 and will discuss its future work program for the coming year.
The next meeting of the TAC will be held on Monday, March 11, 2013, from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm in
the Commission Meeting Room, 445 12th Street, S.W., Washington, D.C. The public is invited to
Tom Wheeler, Managing Director, Core Capital Partners, serves as Chairman of the Council. Walter
Johnston, Chief of the Electromagnetic Compatibility Division, serves as the Designated Federal
Officer. Julius Knapp, Chief of the Office of Engineering and Technology is the Alternate Designated
For further information, contact Walter Johnston at (202) 418-0807 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit the FCC website at http://www.fcc.gov/oet/tac/