Media & Events

As the leading national association for business enterprise wireless users and the manufacturers, resellers and communication sales and service providers that serve the land mobile radio industry, the Enterprise Wireless Alliance is dedicated to delivering to its members news, information and events that can support their businesses. 

  • Through the Wireless Leadership Summit, EWA creates opportunities for members to work together to define the future of the industry. 
  • In publications like the Enterprise Wireless Insider, EWA provides information and insights that can help keep members' businesses on track.

In addition, EWA offers opportunities to the media to tell stories about the use of wireless communications in businesses across the United States. Please see EWA's Press Kit to learn more.

To learn more about the Enterprise Wireless Alliance, please see the 2016 Annual Report.


Recent News


In early 2019, Alton Ellis, operations manager for BearCom in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, began dealing with interference resulting from the repacking of Channel 14 in Tulsa. Recently, he recounted the experience for EWA:


In the Public Notice announcing the certification of Federated Wireless, Google and others as Spectrum Access System (SAS) Administrators, the FCC reminded grandfathered licensees in the 3.65-3.7 band that their protection ends on the later of April 17, 2020, or the end of their license term, after which they must comply with the general authorized access (GAA) rules and contact an SAS Administrator to discuss integrating their o


The Enterprise Wireless Alliance (EWA) and other business/industrial land transportation (B/ILT) frequency coordinators  (FACs) met last week with representatives of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to discuss a more collaborative effort to reduce application return notices, which have increased of late. Positive outcomes included an agreement to share information which should limit policy misunderstandings, enhance application accuracy, and accelerate processing times benefitting license applicants.


Coming to the Great Lakes MSS Association Spring Meeting in St. Pete Beach February 6-8, 2020? Don’t miss two opportunities to hear Mark Crosby discuss the following subjects:

  • February 6 — Mark will provide an update on the status of the Congressional mandate to repurpose T-Band, introduce details associated with  the 900 MHz relocation incentive program limited exclusively to EWA members; and
  • February 7 — EWA will update the audience on a variety of spectrum and licensing developments. 

In a Public Notice dated January 28, 2020, the FCC has reminded 700 MHz and 220 MHz Band Managers of their obligation to file timely annual reports on or before Monday, March 2. In these reports, band manager licensees provide information about how the spectrum in each of their markets is being utilized, the current level of service, coverage information, and any spectrum lease agreements. The FCC’s notice also stated that “failure to file an annual report may result in an enforcement action.”(!) 


Via a Public Notice released on January 27, the FCC’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) and Office of Engineering and Technology (OET) certified CommScope, Federated Wireless, Inc., Google and Sony, Inc. as Spectrum Access System (SAS) Administrators in the 3.55-3.7 GHz band (3.5 GHz band). The WTB and OET, in consultation with the Department of Defense and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, reviewed each SAS Administrator’s Initial Commercial Deployment report.