As The Network Turns: Telecom Trends That Defined 2017

What were some of the significant industry movements in 2017? What did we learn and how can we use that knowledge? Will legislation speed or slow the move toward 5G? And what trends should we look for next year? Industry analysts weigh in with their predictions on this edition of TIA NOW.

DC Beat: Net Neutrality and Spectrum 2014

TIA’s Vice President & General Counsel, Government Affairs, Danielle Coffey talks to TIA NOW about the current "state of play” in the tech sector. Topics include: net neutrality, broadband reclassification, paid prioritization of broadband speeds, unlicensed vs licensed spectrum and spectrum bidding caps.

FCC’s Open Internet Announcement Will Encourage Broadband Investment, Says TIA

ARLINGTON, VA (November 21, 2017) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today released the following statement supporting Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai’s announcement to revise burdensome rules adopted in 2015 that regulate Internet Service Providers. Cinnamon Rogers, TIA’s Senior Vice President for…

FCC’s Title II Approval Not the End Game

Scott Belcher, CEO of the Telecommunications Industry Association, reacts to the FCC’s approval to regulate the Internet as a public utility.

Final Amicus Brief – Mozilla v. FCC
Finding a Path for Bipartisan Net Neutrality Legislation

TIA has long supported principles that ISPs not block or throttle content, along with providing customers with transparency. We support enabling the free flow of information and commerce that drives our economy. We also support policies that encourage an innovation-friendly environment for entrepreneurs and engineers and that generate high-paying jobs.

Former FCC Commissioner and TIA Members Discuss FCC’s Net Neutrality Vote

On May 18, the FCC voted to accept Chairman Ajit Pai’s Restoring Internet Freedom Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, which addresses the future of the net neutrality rules. Discussing what this means for consumers and the companies that build these networks, and whether legislation offers a better path forward is Jeff Campbell from Cisco, Jared Carlson…

Future of Video, Competition and Open Internet Roundtable

The FCC is currently considering proposed Net Neutrality rules intended to ensure the Internet remains open, focusing prominently on the Future of Video. Generating over a million comments to the FCC, few recent communications policy issues have generated such broad public scrutiny. Join TIA as we explore and clarify the issues at a Luncheon Roundtable.

In Net Neutrality Comments to FCC, TIA Continues to Make Case for Title I and Prioritization

Arlington VA. (July 17, 2017) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today filed comments with the Federal Communications Commission regarding its Restoring Internet Freedom proceeding. TIA expressed support for the Commission’s proposed plan, saying it will drive private sector investment and spur innovation.…

Mozilla v. FCC Amicus Brief
Multi-Association Letter to the FCC Opposing Title II Regulation of the Internet
Multi-Stakeholder Letter to Secretary Pritzker on Title II Reclassification