APT Wireless Group (AWG)

Introduction

The APT Wireless Group (AWG) is covering various aspects of emerging wireless systems including IMT/IMT-Advanced  to meet the upcoming digital convergence era in the Asia-Pacific region. It is assisting the process of providing cost effective radiocommunications solutions and facilitating the transfer of technology.

The Terms of References of the APT Wireless Group are as follows:

  • Carry out studies and develop outputs to facilitate the harmonization of spectrum usage, the efficient and effective deployment of radiocommunication systems, and the developement of new radiocommunication technologies an applications
  • Support and assist APT Members in using the radio frequency spectrum and deploying radio network effectively
  • Share information on spectrm usage and emerging radiocommunication technologies and applications, within Asia-Pacific region
  • Encourage rediocommunication industry research and developemnt, and promote related telecommunication dusiness activities
  • Perform technical and operational studies to support for World Radiocommunication Conferences (WRCs) if reqeusted by the APT Preparatory Group for WRCs
  • To communicate with, as well as develop APT proposals to related international and regional organizations on radiocommunication matters, as appropriate, to promote interests of APT Members.

Objectives

The principle objectives of the AWG are:

  • To facilitate regional harmonization of spectrum usage
  • To assist and support APT Members in using the radio frequency spectrum effectively
  • To facilitate te efficient and effective deployment of radiocommunication systems in the Asia-Pacific region
  • To promote the introduction and development of new radiocommunication technologies and applications in the Asia-Pacific region and to propose cost effective implementation solutions
  • To promote interests of APT Members in related international and regional organizations on radiocommunication matters, as appropriate.

Structure

APT Wireless Group is composed of the Chairman, vice-Chairmen and Working Groups. Currently there are three Working Groups under AWG. Working Groups are consists of several Sub-working Groups and Task Groups:

For work scopes, work plan and detail structure please download AWG Working Method and AWG Work Plan document.

Office Bearers

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Chairman
Dr. Kohei Satoh
Vice Chairman Ms. Zhu Keer
  Mr. Le Van Tuan
Chairman, WG Spectrum Aspects
Mr. John Lewis
Chairman, WG Technology Aspects
Dr. Dae-Jung Kim
Chairman, WG Service & Applications
Dr. Andri Qiantori

 

E-mail Reflectors

Email reflectors are available to participate in the works of AWG. APT Memebers Administrations, Associate Members and Affiliate Members can join the reflectors by sending request to aptawg@apt.int.

Meetings/ Seminars/ Workshops

Meeting Date Venue
19th Meeting of the APT Wireless Group (AWG-19) 2 - 5 Fenruary 2015 Chiang Mai, Thailand
18th Meeting of the APT Wireless Group (AWG-18) 9 - 13 March, 2015 Kyoto, Japan
17th Meeting of the APT Wireless Group (AWG-17) 23 - 26 September, 2014 Macao, China
16th Meeting of the APT Wireless Group (AWG-16) 18-21 March 2014 Pattaya, Thailand
15th Meeting of the APT Wireless Group (AWG-15) 27-30 August 2013 Bangkok, Thailand
Previous Meetings     

 

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Contacts

Asia-Pacific Telecommunity
12/49 Soi 5, Chaengwattana Road,
Bangkok 10210, Thailand
Tel. +662 573 0044
Fax +662 573 7479
E-Mail : aptawg@apt.int

 
 
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