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TR-42.9 Industrial Cabling – February 2021


Wednesday, February 3, 2021
11:15 am - 6:00 pm - CDT
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Meeting Notice & Agenda

TR-42.9 Industrial Telecommunications Infrastructure Engineering Committee

Date:                            February 3, 2021

Time:                            11:15 AM- 6:00 PM Central time

Meeting Location: Gotowebinar https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1282907280105990924

Chair:                            Brad Woodman

Vice Chair:                    Brian Shuman

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  1. Administrative/General Business
    • Call to Order
    • Attendance (Call Quorum, Introductions, Roster)
    • Current Meeting Agenda Review and Approval (TR429-2021-02-002)
    • Previous Meeting Report Review and Approval (TR429-2020-10-033)
    • TIA Intellectual Property Rights (Early Disclosure Policy)

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  • Distribution of documents and contributions
Document Contributor Company Title
TR429-2020-10-033 Brad Woodman Molex October 7th meeting report
TR429-2021-02-001 Ron Tellas Belden SPE Task group January 5th meeting minutes
TR429-2021-02-002 Brad Woodman Molex February 3rd meeting agenda


  • Chair’s Report and General Items
    • TIA Connect
    • Elections for Chair and Vice-Chair
    • List of Standards from Committee


Document Title Date of Revision Current Status
ANSI/TIA-1005-A Telecommunications Infrastructure Standard for Industrial Premises 3/17/2020  
ANSI/TIA-1005-A-1 Telecommunications Infrastructure Standard for Industrial Premises Addendum 1, M12-8 X-coding Connector 3/17/2020  
ANSI/TIA-1005-B Telecommunications Infrastructure Standard for Industrial Premises In progress Committee Ballot
ANSI/TIA-568.7 Balanced single twisted-pair communications cabling and components Standard for Industrial Premises In progress  
  1. Old Business
    • ANSI/TIA-1005-B
      • Committee ballot of ANSI/TIA-1005-B

Comment Resolution

Disposition (Mock ballot, Committee ballot)

  • ANSI/TIA568.7 Industrial SPE

Review any contributions

Disposition (Task Group for Mock draft, Mock ballot)

  1. New Business
    • Incoming liaison letters
    • Other new business
    • Outgoing liaison letters
    • Output documents for US-TAG
  1. Upcoming Meetings
  • June 7-11, 2021, location TBD
  • October 4-8, 2021, Tentative date

All 2021 locations may change, as required due to COVID.

  1. Adjournment


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Questions and comments on this agenda should be submitted to:

Brad Woodman, Chair Bradley.woodman@molex.com (630) 718-5789
Brian Shuman, Vice-Chair Brian.shuman@belden.com (765) 983-5667