POSTPONED: Workshop On E911 Phase II Location Accuracy (updated w/agenda)


Workshop On E911 Phase II Location Accuracy

Federal Communications Commission
October 2, 2013
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On October 2, 2013, the FCC’s Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau will host a public workshop to discuss recent developments in the use of wireless technology to contact emergency services. The workshop will explore current trends that may be affecting the provision and quality of 911 location information delivered to Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs), including the increased volume of wireless 911 calls and the increase in wireless calls originating from indoor locations.

9:30 a.m.: Welcoming and Opening Remarks

9:45 a.m.: Overview of Technical Process for Generation and Delivery of E911 Location Information (Presentation by Intrado Corporation)

10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: Topic 1: Improving E911 Location Information
Moderator: David Furth, Deputy Chief, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau

Presentations: Public Safety Perspectives (10:00 – 10:30 am)
Presentations: Wireless Carrier Perspectives (10:30-11:00 am)

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.: Break

Roundtable Discussion (11:15 a.m. -12:30 p.m.)

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.: Lunch

1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Topic 2: Advancements in Location Information Technologies
Moderator: Henning Schulzrinne, Chief Technology Officer, FCC

Presentations: (1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.)

2:15 -2:30 p.m.: Break

Roundtable Discussion (2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)