• The FCC has released the Tentative Agenda for its next Open Meeting scheduled for May 24, 2012, at 10:30 Eastern. It contains three items: a Report and Order on broadband deployment in the 800 MHz band; a Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Medical Body Area Networks; and a Notice of Inquiry on Deployable Arial Communications Architecture. To read the Tentative Agenda, click here.
  • The FCC will hold a “Channel Sharing Workshop” on May 22, 2012, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Eastern. It will focus on “how broadcasters are approaching the financial and strategic opportunities presented by channel sharing.” Panelists will include Lonna Thompson, Executive Vice President and COO of the Association of Public Television Stations. Details are available here.