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September 6, 2017

In Person NPSTC Meeting

Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO)
The National Public Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC) will be holding an in person NPSTC Meeting in Washington, D.C.  Come be a part of improving public safety communications and interoperability through collaborative leadership.  Together we can create one unified voice for public safety.
In Person NPSTC Meeting
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO)
200 I Street SE
Washington, DC 20003
Event Room: Multipurpose Room
Teleconference Call In:
(510) 227-1018 | Conference ID: 1927086#
Webinar Access Information:

Registration for this meeting is closed.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Event Time
Welcome and Opening 8:30 am – 8:45 am
Federal Partners Update 8:45 am – 9:15 am
Technology and Broadband Committee  9:15 am – 10:20 am
Topical Presentation 10:25 am – 10:45 am
Governing Board Member Update 10:45 am – 11:00 am
Executive Session Level IV 11:00 am – 11:45 am
FirstNet NPSBN Development 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm
Interoperability Committee 1:40 pm – 2:40 pm
Spectrum Management Committee 2:40 pm – 3:15 pm
Federal Partners Update (Continued) 3:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Award Presentation and Break 3:45 pm 4:15 pm
Administrative Discussion 4:15 pm 4:20 pm
Executive Level IV Session 4:20 pm 5:00 pm
The following hotels are close to the NPSTC meeting location at the OCTO Building:

Courtyard Washington Capitol Hill/Navy Yard

140 L Street SE
Washington, D.C.  20003
(202) 479-0027

Residence Inn Washington Capitol Hill/Navy Yard

1233 First Street SE
Washington, D.C.  20003
(202) 770-2800
Washington, D.C. weather is mild compared to many parts of the United States.  The capital region has four distinct seasons, although the weather can be unpredictable and varies from year to year.
Averages for September
Average high temperature: 80 F
Average low temperature: 62 F
The Metro
Teleconference Call In
Call In: (510) 227-1018 | Conference ID: 1927086#
Webinar Access Information
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
  • NPSTC Meeting Presentations Slide Deck 

  • FirstNet Update Amanda Hilliard
  • FPIC Update – Jim Downes
  • NextNav Presentation – Gary Parsons
  • DHS S&T NPSTC Briefing Presentation – Sridhar Kowdley
  • PSAC Update – Paul Patrick
  • Other Support Material
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