Spectrum as Infrastructure: Connecting Rural America
Spectrum as Infrastructure: Connecting Rural America

Spectrum as Infrastructure:...

Spectrum as Infrastructure: Connecting Rural America

Spectrum as Infrastructure: Connecting Rural America

Washington, DC event held on April 24th at New America. Speakers included WISPA President and CEO Claude Aiken and former WISPA board member...
WISPA Launches Facebook Group
WISPA Launches Facebook Group

WISPA Launches Facebook Group

WISPA Launches Facebook Group

WISPA Launches Facebook Group

In response to many of your requests, WISPA has launched a FB Group where we hope to expand on our efforts to provide a forum for greater engagement...
THE WISPA REPORT | MAY 16, 2018
THE WISPA REPORT | MAY 16, 2018

THE WISPA REPORT | MAY 16, 2018

THE WISPA REPORT | MAY 16, 2018

THE WISPA REPORT | MAY 16, 2018

WISPAMERICA 2018 RECAP PAGE
WISPAMERICA 2018 RECAP PAGE

WISPAMERICA 2018 RECAP PAGE

WISPAMERICA 2018 RECAP PAGE

WISPAMERICA 2018 RECAP PAGE

ICYMI: Check out the official show guide and dailies, photo gallery, select session videos and more!
NEW WISPA PRESIDENT CLAUDE AIKEN SETS OUT TO GET TO KNOW MEMBERS
NEW WISPA PRESIDENT CLAUDE AIKEN SETS OUT TO GET TO KNOW MEMBERS

NEW WISPA PRESIDENT CLAUDE AIKEN...

NEW WISPA PRESIDENT CLAUDE AIKEN SETS OUT TO GET TO KNOW MEMBERS

NEW WISPA PRESIDENT CLAUDE AIKEN SETS OUT TO GET TO KNOW MEMBERS

"Visited All Points Broadband today in Loudon County VA. Great to see their take on WISP operations firsthand. Looking forward to visiting more...
WISPA Criticizes AT&T and T-Mobile for “Misleading” Statements on CBRS
WISPA Criticizes AT&T and T-Mobile for “Misleading” Statements on CBRS

WISPA Criticizes AT&T and T-Mobile...

WISPA Criticizes AT&T and T-Mobile for “Misleading” Statements on CBRS

WISPA Criticizes AT&T and T-Mobile for “Misleading” Statements on CBRS

On Monday, April 23, WISPA sent a letter to the FCC, criticizing AT&T and T-Mobile for their “erroneous and misleading” analyses...
Economic Value of Unlicensed Spectrum To Reach More Than $834 Billion By 2020
Economic Value of Unlicensed Spectrum To Reach More Than $834 Billion By 2020

Economic Value of Unlicensed...

Economic Value of Unlicensed Spectrum To Reach More Than $834 Billion By 2020

Economic Value of Unlicensed Spectrum To Reach More Than $834 Billion By 2020

WifiForward, a coalition of companies, organizations and public sector institutions, released a new economic report, which finds that the value of...
Internet Freedom Restored: New Compliance Obligations
Internet Freedom Restored: New Compliance Obligations

Internet Freedom Restored: New...

Internet Freedom Restored: New Compliance Obligations

Internet Freedom Restored: New Compliance Obligations

New open Internet transparency obligations go into effect on June 11, and the new rules require more detailed disclosures to consumers than what has...
WISPA Statement on CTIA-CCA proposal in the CBRS band
WISPA Statement on CTIA-CCA proposal in the CBRS band

WISPA Statement on CTIA-CCA...

WISPA Statement on CTIA-CCA proposal in the CBRS band

WISPA Statement on CTIA-CCA proposal in the CBRS band

The Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) and CTIA on April 20 submitted a proposal to the FCC to auction Priority Access Licenses (PAL) in the CBRS...
On CBRS, WISPA Continues to Keep Up the Pressure
On CBRS, WISPA Continues to Keep Up the Pressure

On CBRS, WISPA Continues to Keep Up...

On CBRS, WISPA Continues to Keep Up the Pressure

On CBRS, WISPA Continues to Keep Up the Pressure

Here’s an update on where we stand in our campaign to stop the FCC from taking away the pro-rural, pro-small parts of the Citizens Broadband...
STATE OF WISPA ADDRESS BY CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD CHUCK HOGG
STATE OF WISPA ADDRESS BY CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD CHUCK HOGG

STATE OF WISPA ADDRESS BY CHAIRMAN...

STATE OF WISPA ADDRESS BY CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD CHUCK HOGG

STATE OF WISPA ADDRESS BY CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD CHUCK HOGG

Streamed live from WISPAMERICA 2018 in Birmingham, Alabama.
WISPA and Diverse Coalition of Allies Unite on CBRS Spectrum Proposal
WISPA and Diverse Coalition of Allies Unite on CBRS Spectrum Proposal

WISPA and Diverse Coalition of...

WISPA and Diverse Coalition of Allies Unite on CBRS Spectrum Proposal

WISPA and Diverse Coalition of Allies Unite on CBRS Spectrum Proposal

Washington, DC – A large, diverse coalition representing thousands of companies and organizations – including the Wireless Internet...
WISPAPALOOZA 2018 EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
WISPAPALOOZA 2018 EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

WISPAPALOOZA 2018 EXHIBITOR...

WISPAPALOOZA 2018 EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

WISPAPALOOZA 2018 EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

For the 8th year, WISPA is bringing together Internet Service Providers, industry experts and leading suppliers for WISPAPALOOZA 2018 in Las...

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    WISPA Names Aiken President, CEO

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    The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA) announced today that it has hired its first full-time president and chief executive officer, Claude Aiken, who left the FCC last week as wireline legal adviser to Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn (TR Daily, March 22). Mr. Aiken will be based in Washington and started his new position today.

    WISP Industry Adviser Named to FCC Diversity Committee Working Group

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    S. Jenell Trigg, a Member of Lerman Senter PLLC and a longtime adviser to WISPA, was appointed by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to serve on the ACDDE Working Group on Digital Empowerment and Inclusion, which that will address new approaches to expanding access to emerging technologies in under-served and under-connected communities. Two other working groups will focus on diversity in broadcasting and in the tech sector.

    Leaders in Fixed Wireless Declare the State of the Industry is Strong During Widely Attended Spring Show

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    WISPAMERICA 2018, hosted by the Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (www.WISPA.org), attracted nearly 800 leaders from more than 400 companies from across the country. WISPA is a membership-driven organization dedicated to the advancement of the WISP industry.

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    WISPA has over 800 members consisting of wireless Internet service providers, municipal wireless Internet providers, electric and telephone cooperative wireless Internet providers, equipment manufacturers, service vendors and other interested parties. These members support the industry which delivers broadband Internet to over 3 million users via 3000+ Internet Service Providers (ISPs) that serve both residential and business customers, often in exclusively rural areas.

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    For the 8th year, WISPA is bringing together Internet Service Providers, industry experts and leading suppliers for WISPAPALOOZA 2018 in Las Vegas. This 5-day event is sure to be the largest of the year and will feature more than 60 interactive sessions with some of the brightest minds and hottest new innovations for the ISP world.

    “Thanks to everyone for their help, it’s the best of WISPA when everyone pitches in to help a WISP in trouble.”
           --- Forbes Mercy, President of Washington Broadband, Inc.

    “WISPA has become our eyes, ears, and voice for keeping us informed and speaking on our behalf regarding new FCC regulations and other governmental legislation that could directly affect our business.”
           --- Jay Domingue, Radio Communications Service

    “WISPA has provided focus and glue cementing together the many eclectic interests of the WISP industry. Everything from business centric urban operators like us to residential rural operators. ”
           --- Graeme Gibson, President & CEO of Computers & Tele-Comm, Inc.

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