Wireless Leadership Summit Emphasis on Cybersecurity

08/26/2021

The Enterprise Wireless Alliance (EWA), the national association and leading advocate for business enterprises and private carriers that utilize or support private wireless communications systems, announced today the programming for the 2021 Wireless Leadership Summit that will be held at the Marriott Austin Downtown, in Austin, Texas, November 2-3.   

The Wireless Leadership Summit provides business leaders with actionable management and technology ideas, the opportunity to discuss industry trends, and how they may be harnessed for ongoing success.

Keynote: “Wireless Security: The Possible, the Impossible, and What Lies Between,” Todd Humphreys, UT Austin

Dr. Todd Humphreys directs the University of Texas at Austin's Radionavigation Laboratory and is an associate professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics. He is considered one of the world’s experts on GPS technology and the security concerns that arise from its use. Dr. Humphreys and researchers from the Radionavigation Laboratory are best known for taking control of a flying drone by hacking into its GPS system to demonstrate how U.S. drones were being controlled by Iraq during the Gulf War, winning a challenge issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Program Highlights Include Cybersecurity and In-Building Wireless

The 2021 Wireless Leadership Summit features critical technology updates in key areas that impact the private land mobile radio industry including cybersecurity, private wireless policy, broadband opportunities, in-building wireless deployments, and workforce development. Visit the Summit website to register and view the complete schedule.

Sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities are available. For more information, contact Conference Director Elaine Walsh at [email protected]  or by phone at 520-620-0063.

About EWA

The Enterprise Wireless Alliance is the leading national trade association and advocate for business enterprises, private carrier operators, equipment manufacturers, and service providers that support the private wireless industry. A frequency advisory committee certified by the Federal Communications Commission, EWA provides its members and clients with consulting services, frequency coordination, license preparation, spectrum management and associated business intelligence services. EWA is the market leader in Business/Industrial Land Transportation frequency coordination services and assists a significant percentage of public safety customers with their spectrum requirements. Learn more at www.enterprisewireless.org