NYSWA News Archives

NYSWA Scholarship for SUNY Impact Foundation

The New York State Wireless Association, in partnership with the SUNY Impact Foundation, has established a non-tuition scholarship program for SUNY students at its state operated and community college campuses. The intent of this program is to develop interest and talent among SUNY students for working in the wireless telecommunications industry. This scholarship is open … Read more

In Memory of Robert E. Post

In Memory of Robert E. Post (1969-2020) The wireless industry lost a great friend, supporter and visionary. Rob “Posty” had a tremendous impact on everyone he came into contact with. We are deeply saddened by the news of his passing and our industry will miss him immensely. Rob’s obituary and service and tribute information can … Read more

Inside Towers | 9th Circuit Court Ruling Called a “Grand Slam” for Industry

A federal appeals court today upheld the 2018 decision by the FCC to cap fees for wireless carriers to deploy “small cells” essential to the adoption of next-generation 5G networks according to Reuters. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals largely upheld the three orders the FCC adopted in 2018 to speed 5G deployments, despite objections … Read more

NJWA & NYSWA Free Webinar Series 1: 30 Minutes with FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly

NJWA and NYSWA are excited to announce our joint virtual webinar series, launched on Thursday, July 9. Our first webinar features FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly discussing the CBRS Auction, the C-band spectrum/auction, rural broadband, small cell legislation and COVID-19, followed by a Q&A. A huge thank you to all our NYSWA event sponsors, NJWA annual … Read more


NYSWA is excited to announce our partnership with NYersFor5G as a stakeholder in this state-wide initiative. NYersFor5G is a new statewide coalition assembled to educate the public, policymakers and other stakeholders in New York about the benefits of next generation 5G connectivity. This effort is about bringing together a broad coalition of voices to demonstrate … Read more