Global Standards Collaboration
RAdio STandardization 8 (RAST-8)
Collaboration to Enable
New Millennium Markets"
posted on this website for the GSC-5/RAST-8 meeting are available in Adobe
Acrobat (.pdf) format. If you do not have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, you
can go to the Adobe website
and download the FREE Reader. This meeting was geared toward a fully electronic
meeting, and a CD ROM with all contributions was made available at the
meeting and 3.5" diskettes with the changes made at the meeting
were made available at the meeting. Attendees were asked to bring a laptop
with both the CD ROM and 3.5" disk drives.
were informed of the General and Travel Information
guide to assist in their travel planning.
GSC-5, RAST-8, and Working Group contributions
and presentations are posted for your information.
Resolutions as well as the GSC5/RAST8
Communiqué have been posted.
and RAST-8 meetings were hosted by Committee T1 and TIA and held from
August 23-26, 1999, in Williamsburg,
Virginia, USA. The meetings began on Monday morning, August 23, and finished
on Thursday, August 26 in the afternoon. The schedule
and agendas are available below.
may download the REVISED GSC-5 template document for contributions
(this document is in Word 6.0/95 format). The draft GSC-5, RAST-8,
and Working Group (WG) agendas have been posted on the preliminary
T1 and TIA provided the Secretariat support for GSC for 1999. ETSI will
be providing the Secretariat support
for RAST from 1998 through the year 2000. Past GSC meeting information
is available at http://www.gsc.etsi.org/
and past RAST meeting information is available at http://www.rast.etsi.org/.
You may also subscribe to the various RAST
or GSC mailings lists.
from the schedule below provide you with the agendas for the respective
- 1200 hours
- 1700 hours
Registration Desk Open
- 1600-1800 Heads of Delegation Meeting (ACIF, ARIB, ETSI, T1, TIA,
TSACC, TTA, TTC, ITU-D, ITU-R, ITU-T)
| - 1800-1900
- 1900-2100 Indoor Buffet Dinner
| - Registration
Desk Open (0700-1300)
- GSC/RAST Opening Plenary
Opening Plenary (cont'd)
- 1900-2200 Dinner with Speaker to follow
- Users WG Meeting
RAST Meeting (cont'd)
- Users Workshop Begins
GSC Meeting (cont'd)
on you own. If you need reservations, please see registration desk
prior to 1200.
- Users Workshop (cont'd)
IPR WG Meeting
RAST Meeting (cont'd)
- Users Workshop Concludes
Electronic WG Meeting
- 2000-2200 Dinner with Speaker at
Closing Plenary and Adjourn
should have completed the GSC5/RAST8 Registration Form.
- View the
invitation letter to the GSC and RAST members
and observers as well as the guests
(for information only) (Please be aware that only those
organizations which received invitations and are considered part of
a delegation may attend)
further information, please mail Steve Barclay
**NOTE: The building
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