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 read its most recent Annual Report.


Recent News


On April 30, the FCC adopted two Orders greenlighting use of wireless spectrum for health monitoring. They first adopted an Order on Reconsideration granting TerreStar a conditional waiver to allow it to deploy wireless medical telemetry service operations at 1.4 GHz, a reversal of the Commission’s denial of TerreStar’s request in 2017.


The FCC has introduced a new official seal, the design of which was the result of an agency-wide contest. The eighteen stars on the shield recognize the current number of Bureaus and Offices; and the eagle and shield identify the FCC as an agency of the Federal Government.




The FCC has announced that Federated Wireless, Inc. (Federated Wireless) is now certified to operate as an SAS Administrator in the 3650-3700 MHz band in American Samoa. Federated is a certified SAS for full scale commercial deployment in the 3550-3700 MHz band (3.5 GHz band) in the contiguous United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and Guam. 


During its 2020 Annual Membership Meeting, which convened on Wednesday, April 22, the membership of the Land Mobile Communications Council (LMCC) elected the following as members of its Board of Directors for its 2020 – 2021 fiscal year: 



  • President – Klaus Bender (Utilities Technology Council)
  • Vice President – Farokh Latif (Association of Public Safety Communications)
  • Secretary/Treasurer – Mark Crosby (Enterprise Wireless Alliance)

At-Large Members of the Board of Directors


In a blog post, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Pai announced that on May 13, the Commission will release a Report and Order to reconfigure the 900 MHz band for the deployment of broadband services and technologies. Chairman Pai specifically noted that for “decades, this band has been allocated for narrowband communications like two-way dispatch radios used by business, industrial, and land transportation licensees.


On April 10, 2020, the FCC Chairman’s office placed on circulation for voting by the other four Commissioners the Order addressing the Land Mobile Communications Council (LMCC) Petition for Reconsideration concerning the appropriate protection criteria for 800 MHz interstitial channels. It is expected that the Order will reaffirm the FCC’s decision to maintain the F(50,10) curve for interference protection rather than the F(50,50) curve recommended by the LMCC, but that it will adopt the revised contour matrix filed by LMCC consistent with the F(50,10) curve.