FirstNet case studies, lessons learned and why outreach is critical to growing the network

16:45 - 17:15

The US Government First Responder Network Authority is approaching the two year mark for having a nationwide broadband network deployed for public safety.  This session will include the following:

  • Short summary of the FirstNet programme and status to date
  • Case studies and lessons learned over the past two years from public safety incidents where broadband communications has had an impact
  • Why FirstNet sees global information sharing among nations establishing public safety broadband networks highly beneficial to all
  • Our approach to engagement with industry and peers to help drive innovation on behalf of public safety