Press Releases

Telecommunications Industry Association Congratulates New FCC Acting Chair

Arlington, VA (January 21, 2020) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—today released a statement about President Joe Biden’s decision to appoint Jessica Rosenworcel as Acting Chair of the Federal Communications Commission. “TIA congratulates Jessica Rosenworcel on becoming FCC Acting Chairwoman and looks forward to working on a number of important issues including…

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Telecommunications Industry Association CEO David Stehlin Joins ANSI Board of Directors

Arlington, VA (January 12, 2021) –– The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today announced the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) elected TIA CEO David Stehlin to join its 2021 Board of Directors as a director-at-large. As coordinator of the U.S. voluntary consensus standardization system, ANSI is a private non-profit organization…

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Telecommunications Industry Association Congratulates New Commerce Department Leadership

Arlington, VA (January 8, 2020) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—today released a statement about President-Elect Joe Biden’s decision to nominate Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo for Secretary of the Department of Commerce and Mr. Don Graves for Deputy Secretary of Commerce. “TIA looks forward to working with Gov. Raimondo and…

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Recent Blogs

TR-42 October 2020 Virtual Committee Meeting Highlights

By Cheryl Thibideau | November 5, 2020 | Comments Off on TR-42 October 2020 Virtual Committee Meeting Highlights

TIA’s TR-42 Telecommunications Cabling Systems Engineering Committee held their third and final committee meeting for 2020 the week of October 5 – 9, 2020. During the Opening Plenary, which took place on Monday, October 5th, TR-42 Chair, Greg Sandels, spoke of the committee’s migration to TIA Connect, upcoming elections for odd numbered subcommittees in February…

Americas Spectrum Management Conference: Industry Standards are Critical to Securing 5G

By TIA | October 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Americas Spectrum Management Conference: Industry Standards are Critical to Securing 5G

The transition to 5G can’t be done without industry standards that protect the whole ICT supply chain, FCC Commissioner Jeffrey Starks said at a Americas Spectrum Management Conference panel on October 12. Prompted by a question from Telecommunications Industry Association CEO David Stehlin, Starks said that on too many occasions security has been an afterthought….

World Standards Day 2020

By TIA | October 14, 2020 | Comments Off on World Standards Day 2020
Global Standards

Every year on October 14, members of the IEC, ISO, ITU and other standards organizations celebrate global standards as a way of honoring and paying tribute to the collaborative efforts of over 20,000 contributors worldwide from various industries, government and academia who come together to develop the voluntary technical agreements that are published as consensus-based…

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