Reverse Auction

Reverse Auction

Pre-Auction Process Tutorial Available
(via Internet)

November 20, 2015

Reverse Auction Application Workshop

December 8, 2015; 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET")

Auction Application Filing Window Opened

December 8, 2015; 12:00 noon ET

Auction Application Filing Window Deadline

January 12, 2016; 6:00 p.m. ET

Initial Commitments Tutorial (via Internet)

February 29, 2016

Workshop on Making an Initial Commitment

March 11, 2016; 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. ET

Initial Commitment Preview Period Opened

March 24, 2016; 10:00 a.m. ET

Initial Commitment Window Opened

March 28, 2016; 10:00 a.m. ET

Initial Commitment Deadline

March 29, 2016; 6:00 p.m. ET

Initial Clearing Target and Band Plan Announced

April 29, 2016

Reverse Auction User Guide Mailed to Qualified Bidders

May 5, 2016

Bidding Tutorial (via Internet)

May 18, 2016

Bidding Preview Period

May 23, 2016; 10:00 a.m. ET - May 24, 2016; 6:00 p.m. ET

Workshop on Bidding in the Clock Phase

May 24, 2016

Mock Auction Preview Period

May 25, 2016; 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ET

Mock Auction

May 25-26, 2016

Bidding in the Clock Rounds Begins

May 31, 2016

Stage 2 Clock Phase Begins

September 13, 2016

Stage 3 Clock Phase Begins

November 1, 2016

Stage 4 Clock Phase Begins

December 3, 2016

Forward Auction

Forward Auction

Pre-Auction Process Tutorial Available (via Internet)

January 19, 2016

Auction Application Filing Window Opened

January 27, 2016; 12:00 noon ET

Auction Application Filing Window Deadline

February 10, 2016; 6:00 p.m. ET

Initial Clearing Target and Band Plan Announced

April 29, 2016

Upfront Payments (via wire transfer)

July 1, 2016; 5:00 p.m. ET

Bidding and Post-Auction Process Tutorial (via Internet)

July 15, 2016

Clock Phase Practice Auction

July 25-29, 2016

Clock Phase Mock Auction

August 11-12, 2016

Clock Phase Auction Begins

August 16, 2016

Stage 2 Clock Phase Begins

October 19, 2016

Stage 3 Clock Phase Begins

December 5, 2016

Stage 4 Clock Phase Begins

January 18, 2017

Updated: 
Friday, February 3, 2017