Identifying policy issues applicable to the communications sector and providing guidance to IET members, government and the public.
As part of the IET, the Communications Policy Panel (Comms PP) is an independent group, that undertakes to proactively identify policy issues applicable to the sector and provide guidance to IET members, Government and the public. Its remit covers all relevant IET professional activities including submissions to government or third party consultations, and IET strategy formulation. This work being in a national, European and international context. In support of this endeavour the Comms PP's scope embraces the following policy issues:-
An IET guide to what's real, what's not, and what could be deployed by 2020.
Improving the ways to contact the emergency services in the digital age.
Creating the perception of unlimited bandwidth in an untethered fibre-wireless world.
Gavin Young CEng FIET made the following presentation on DAN at Broadband World Forum on 20 October 2015.
The IET has also produced a video showcasing this document which can be viewed on YouTube
If you are a member, and would like to input into the IET's policy work, please join the Communications Policy Key.