The FCC's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau will hosts a public workshop to discuss developments in the use of applications (apps) installed on smartphones and other devices to contact emergency services. Topics addressed in the workshop will include: how existing apps are assisting in the provision of 911 service, how 911 network architecture affects requirements for the app design and delivery, and future steps needed to encourage further development and integration of 911 apps into the broader 911 ecosystem.
Additional workshop details will be announced.
- April 1, 2015 - Public Notice
PSHSB Announces Workshop On 911 Apps