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


The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has released a Public Notice for Auction 105, which will make available Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) licenses in the 3550-3650 MHz band for the seven Priority Access Licenses (PALs). The auction will commence on June 25, 2020, and each PAL will consist of a 10 MHz unpaired channel in each county-based license area.


The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a draft Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for consideration at the February FCC meeting in which it proposes to increase the power and antenna height for fixed white-space devices.


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


After a productive meeting on January 29, the Business/Industrial Land Transportation frequency coordinators have prepared and are implementing communication protocols that will enhance the working relationship between the coordinators and the FCC Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) – with a goal of reducing application return notices. Those protocols include regular meetings with WTB, advance notice of changes in licensing policies, and mechanisms other than application returns to correct simple issues.


By Public Notice on February 5, the WTB asked for comment for a waiver request from the company providing security, maintenance, and other services at the new stadium where the now Las Vegas Raiders are scheduled to begin playing in the Fall of 2020. The applicant has requested three Guard Band channels to add to its existing two 800 MHz channels. Because Las Vegas is within the buffer zone beyond the Mexican Border Region, this spectrum is not yet available.