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Earth Day 2021: Restore Our Earth – Emerging technologies and innovative thinking

Since 1970, Earth Day has been recognized and celebrated by people and organizations around the world and it is also a day that means something unique and different to almost everyone. For TIA and the information communications technology (ICT) industry, Earth Day is an opportune time to reflect on how we work to improve sustainability…

How AT&T Ensures Network Quality and Performance Partnering With Suppliers

Rachel Kutz, VP of Strategic Initiatives within AT&T’s Global Supply Chain group discusses how the value chain of suppliers and QuEST Forum’s role help AT&T compete and achieve near-term sustainability goals.

Products And Services

TIA works with its members to create various standards, products, tools, and solutions to support business growth. At TIA we solve unique challenges and develop new ideas and approaches by facilitating communities and launching multi-year programs, and innovative products and services that bring tangible value to ICT companies to enhance their bottom line. The association…

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Sustainability efforts are fueled by technological advances, regulations, and best practices in energy efficient data centers, smart buildings, fuel cells in critical infrastructure and green procurement.

TIA Announces 2018 Global Sustainability Awards

Arlington, VA (June 14, 2018) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today announced its 2018 Annual Global Sustainability Awards, recognizing performance and innovation in corporate sustainability. This year’s winners were selected across four different pathways: Nokia won the 2018 Global Sustainability Award for…

TIA Announces Upgrades to QuEST Forum’s Online Sustainability Assessor Tool

Arlington, VA (April 29, 2020) –– The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today announced a series of upgrades and updates to its online Sustainability Assessor. The Sustainability Assessor was developed by TIA’s QuEST Forum for companies looking to rapidly self-assess and benchmark their sustainability and corporate social responsibility…

TIA Congratulates Sixth Annual Global Sustainability Award Winners

Arlington, VA (January 27, 2021) –– The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the trusted industry association for the connected world, announced the 2020 winners of its Annual TIA QuEST Forum Global Sustainability Awards, which recognizes select companies for their outstanding performance and innovation in sustainability practices. TIA QuEST Forum Sustainability Awards were given across six categories:…

What We Do

DRIVING THE ICT INDUSTRY FORWARD. TIA BRINGS TOGETHER COMMUNITIES OF INTEREST TO SHAPE SOLUTIONS THAT ENABLE NEXT-GENERATION ICT PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) is at the center of ensuring optimum performance, security and sustainability of next-generation Information Communications Technology (ICT) by bringing together communities of interest to shape solutions that touch all…

What’s the Standard in 2015?

TIA is known for their work as a standards development organization in the telecom industry – and is plugging their members into what standards work will be done in the coming year. Join TIA NOW as they kick off 2015 with Stephanie Montgomery, Acting VP of Technology and Standards at TIA.

Global Standards
World Standards Day 2020

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…