Deep Dive Episode 75 – Spectrum Wars
With the advent of mobile devices, ubiquitous home laptop, tablet and iPad computers, content streaming and more, the need for wireless service is forever on the rise in the United States. Industry experts note that capacity limits are being stretched. With the arrival of the “Internet of Things,” linking the internet with everything from nanny cams to home/office climate systems to autonomous vehicles, is there a clear and coherent path forward on the assignment or repurposing of spectrum? Perhaps as importantly, who has the authority and expertise to decide?
Senior Vice President, Spectrum Strategy & Technology Policy
Director (Group Manager), Technology and Innovation Policy
Toyota North America
Vice President & Associate General Counsel
Professor of Law
The University of Michigan Law School