Auction Seminar

The Auction 86 seminar was held on August 5, 2009. 

1. View Presentations
You may view the slides for each presentation.

2. Interactive Tutorial
The above link will launch an interactive tutorial with the same slides and content that was presented during the seminar. The tutorial will also include bidding system screen shots, which are more easily viewed here than in the webcast, and which are not available in the PowerPoint files. Viewers will be able to navigate the tutorial using an outline, slide thumbnails, or a search feature.

Questions and technical support: If you have any questions regarding the presentations, please e-mail your questions to

For technical assistance, contact the FCC Technical Support Hotline at 877-480-3201 (option 9), 202-414-1250, or 202-414-1255 (TTY). All calls to the FCC Technical Support Hotline are recorded.


1. Opening Remarks

Kathryn Hostetter, Deputy Chief, Auctions and Spectrum Access Division (ASAD)

2. Pre-Auction Procedures

Lisa Stover, Auctions Marketing Specialist, ASAD

Licensing Matters Panel

3. Technical Issues, Due Diligence and Licensing Parameters
John Schauble, Deputy Chief, Broadband Division (BD)
Nancy Zaczek, Attorney, BD


4. Tribal Lands Bidding Credit
Michael Connelly, Attorney Advisor, Mobility Division

Panel on Auction & DE Rules, Application and Payment Procedures

5. Short Form Application Requirements
Sayuri Rajapakse, Attorney, ASAD


6. Electronic Filing of Short Form Application
Lisa Stover, Auctions Marketing Specialist, ASAD


7. Wire Transfer & Payment Process
Tim Dates, Financial Management Specialist, Financial Operations

8. Auction Process & FCC Auction System

Debbie Smith, Analyst, ASAD