Radio and Wireless Communications Technologies Track

Sunday, August 11, 2019
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Radio Over IP (RoIP) for P25 Radio Networks
Pete Lunness
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. How Mission Critical Push-to-Talk With FirstNet Can Enhance System Performance for First Responders
Stephen Devine
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Project 25 for the Future: What’s New Today and What’s Coming Next
Stephen Nichols, Andy Davis, Jeremy Elder, James Downes
2:45 – 3:45 p.m. Is Land Mobile Radio Still Radio?
Brian Hughes, Roger Martin
Monday, August 12, 2019
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Protections, Capabilities and Real-World Deployments of Encryption Protocols
Jim Downes, Allan Massie, John “JP” Bryant, Scott Wright, Keith LaPlant
3:15 – 4:15 p.m. Maximizing Interoperability by Promoting Open Standards and Open APIs
TJ Kennedy, Jason Karp
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. The New Public Safety ERP and What’s Needed to Make It Work
Mariano Aguirre
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Maryland’s First Statewide Public Safety Radio System Deployment: Best Practices and Lessons Learned
Curt Andrich, Jennifer Benedictis, Brandon Renehan, Norman Farley
2:45 – 3:45 p.m. ISSI/CSSI Testing: The Next Frontier for P25 CAP
Sridhar Kowdley, Greg Jurrens, Russ Sveda, Ian Carpenter
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Why Do We Still Have Interoperability Problems???: A look backwards at the history and roadblocks to future interoperability
Mike Barney, Neal Nystrom
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Negotiating Your FirstNet Contract – More Than Just Dollars and Cents
Cheryl Giggetts, Rachel Soward, Alan Tilles, Scott Edson, Eddie Reyes
1:45 – 2:45 p.m. Maintaining Compliance With FCC Rules
Michael Scales
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Spectrum Availability in a Narrowband World
John Lemmon