June 2-3, 2011

Kellogg School of Management

Northwestern University

Schedule

Thursday, June 2nd - @James L. Allen Center

TIME
SPEAKER
9:00 - 10:00AM
Allen Center
Dale Hatfield
"Reflections Upon Nearly 50 Years in Spectrum Management"
10:00 - 10:10AM
BREAK
10:10 - 11:10AM
Allen Center
Thomas Hazlett [slides]
"Creating Efficient Spectrum Property"
11:10 - 11:30AM
BREAK
11:30 - 12:30PM
Allen Center
Scott Wallsten [slides]
"Supply and Demand in Search of a Market: The Case of Secondary Spectrum Markets"
12:30 - 2:00PM
LUNCH
2:00 - 3:00PM
Allen Center
Jon Peha
"Different Dynamic Spectrum Sharing for Different Bands"
3:00 - 3:30PM
BREAK
3:30 - 5:00PM
Allen Center
Panel
What technical information should policy experts know? What policy information would technical experts like to know?
Ramesh Johari (Stanford), Bruce Hajek [slides] (UIUC), Scott Jordan [slides] (UC Irvine), Sachin Katti [slides] (Stanford).

Friday, June 3rd - @Allen/Jacobs Center

TIME
SPEAKER
9:00 - 10:30AM
Allen Center
Panel
What types of market mechanisms are appropriate for trading spectrum? What technical restrictions should be placed on spectrum rights/users/service providers? Will (should) there exist spot markets for spectrum in the next 10 years?
Charla Rath (Verizon), Martin Weiss [slides] (Univ. of Pittsburgh), Charles Jackson [slides] (GWU), Jon Peha (Carnegie Mellon)
10:30 - 10:40AM
BREAK
10:40 - 11:40AM
Allen Center
William Sharkey [slides]
"Employing Market Mechanisms to Manage Spectrum"
11:40 - 1:15PM
LUNCH
1:15 - 2:15PM
Jacobs Center
room G45
Evan Kwerel [slides]
"Incentive Auctions for Repurposing Broadcasting Spectrum"
2:15 - 3:30PM
Jacobs Center
room G45
Peter Cramton [slides]
"Incentive Auctions"

Program

schedule (.pdf coming soon)
list of participants (.pdf)

Register

If interested in attending, please register below by May 20th 2011. There is a nominal registration fee of $20 to cover the expenses of coffee breaks and lunch for the two days.
REGISTER HERE (note: all attendees must select "faculty" registration type)

Travel

Information on getting to Kellogg, lodging, and transportation.

Organizers

Randall Berry
Department of EECS

Michael Honig
Department of EECS

Rakesh Vohra
MEDS Department, Kellogg

Sponsors

The Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science (CMS-EMS)

National Science Foundation

MS in Information Technology program

Kellogg School of Management
2001 Sheridan Rd., Evanston, IL 60208