Tomorrow's technology starts with today's spectrum planning

2017-05-01T04:01:14Z (GMT) by Chapman, Chris
This is an edited version of the Opening Address by ACMA Chairman Chris Chapman at Radcomms08, held in Melbourne from 30 April to 2 May 2008. It explores new radiocommunication-based technologies and applications that increasingly require the sharing of limited spectrum. Associated with that it also discusses new approaches to spectrum planning in order to facilitate adoption and further innovation in this rapid growth sector. A postscript briefly updates events since Radcomms08. Copyright 2008 Chris Chapman. No part of this article may be reproduced by any means without the written consent of the publisher.