FierceWireless Executive Breakfast at CCA Global Expo to Focus on

Incentive Auction Opportunities and Perils

March 25 at 7:30 am


Panelists Include Executives from DISH, Sprint, T-Mobile, Public Knowledge, and Expanding Opportunities for Broadcasters Coalition 

Washington, D.C., - February 17, 2015 - 

FierceWireless is returning to CCA's Global Expo and will kick-off day one with their Executive Breakfast on Wednesday, March 25 from 7:30 - 9:00 am.  Executives from DISH, Sprint, T-Mobile, Public Knowledge, Expanding Opportunities for Broadcasters Coalition will be on hand for an interactive panel discussion entitled: "Incentive Auction Opportunities and Perils." CCA's Global Expo will take place March 24-27, 2015 at the downtown Hilton Atlanta.


The breakfast will focus on the 600 MHz broadcast spectrum incentive auction, which represents a-once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for competitive carriers to get access to low-band spectrum for the next generation of mobile broadband services.  This panel will examine the opportunities as well as the questions that remain for competitive carriers as the auction approaches.


Panelists will include: Jeffrey Blum, senior vice president and deputy general counsel, DISH; Richard Engelman, director, Spectrum Resources, Sprint Government Affairs; Steve Sharkey, chief engineering and technology policy, Federal Regulatory, T-Mobile US;Harold Feld, senior vice president, Public Knowledge; Preston Padden, executive director, Expanding Opportunities for Broadcasters Coalition; Phil Goldstein, editor of FierceWireless will moderate.


The FierceWireless Executive Breakfast is sponsored by T-Mobile US and begins promptly at 7:30 am.  There is a registration fee of $50, which includes breakfast and beverages.


Note to editors: CCA press registration is open.  Email or to register.  


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About CCA Events

CCA events bring the decision-makers in the competitive mobile ecosystem together for networking, learning and sharing best practices. The 2015 CCA Annual Convention will take place October 6-9 in Fort Lauderdale.


About CCA

CCA is the nation's leading association for competitive wireless providers and stakeholders across the United States. The licensed service area of CCA's more than 100 members covers 95 percent of the nation. Visit


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