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TIA to Host WCIT Preview Event with Ambassador Terry Kramer

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TIA CONTACT: ALYSON BANKS, TIA, +1.703.907.7723, abanks@tiaonline.org
PR CONTACT: ASHLEY ROOK, RATIONAL 360, +1.202.429.4929, AshleyRook@Rational360.com

TIA to Host WCIT Preview Event with Ambassador Terry Kramer

During Oct. 12 Event, Kramer will Address Internet Regulation
and the Impact of ITU Action on the ICT Industry

 

ARLINGTON, VA (September 28, 2012) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today announced it will host an exclusive luncheon event with Ambassador Terry Kramer to preview the International Telecommunications Union’s (ITU) upcoming World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT).   The TIA event, which will take place in Washington, D.C. on October 12 at 12:30 pm, is open to the media.

With global controversy surrounding proposals to expand the ITU’s role in regulating the Internet, the TIA event will provide an opportunity to hear directly from the head of the U.S. delegation to WCIT.  Kramer will discuss the critical issues that will be the focus of the U.S. delegation’s efforts and take questions from attendees.  WCIT takes place beginning December 3rd in Dubai. 

What:                   TIA Luncheon with Ambassador Terry Kramer

When:                  October 12, 2012
                            12:30 – 2 pm

Where:                 The Occidental Grill
                            1475 Pennsylvania Ave NW
                             Washington, D.C.

 

Media interested in attending should register with Ashley Rook ASAP, as attendance is limited: ashleyrook@rational360.com or 202-429-4929.

About TIA

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities, market intelligence, and events and networking. TIA enhances the business environment for broadband, mobile wireless, information technology, networks, cable, satellite and unified communications. Members' products and services empower communications in every industry and market, including healthcare, education, security, public safety, transportation, government, the military, the environment, and entertainment. Visit tiaonline.org for more details.

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About TIA

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities, market intelligence, and events and networking. TIA enhances the business environment for broadband, mobile wireless, information technology, networks, cable, satellite and unified communications. Members' products and services empower communications in every industry and market, including healthcare, education, security, public safety, transportation, government, the military, the environment, and entertainment. Visit tiaonline.org for more details.

TIA is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), and is a proud sponsor of ANSI’s Standards Boost Business campaign. Visit www.standardsboostbusiness.org  for details.

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