Federal Communications Commission
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Released: October 25, 2013
FCC ANNOUNCES TECHNOLOGICAL ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETING
ON December 9, 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
The planned meeting on Monday, December 9, will review progress on work proposals made at
the TAC's inaugural meeting for the year on March 11, 2013.
The next meeting of the TAC will be held on Monday, December 9, 2013, from 1:00 pm to 4:00
pm in the Commission Meeting Room, 445 12th Street, S.W., Washington, D.C. The public is
invited to attend.
Dennis Roberson, Vice Provost and Research Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology, serves
as interim 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 Federal Officer.
For further information, contact Walter Johnston at (202) 418-0807 voice, firstname.lastname@example.org
. Email or visit the FCC website at http://www.fcc.gov/oet/tac/