IoT Knowledgebase for Policy and Regulation

IoT Policy and Regulation Overview

Access a variety of materials that provide an overview on policy and regulation across all subjects and regions

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Smart Cities

Access IoT policy and regulation resources for smart cities.
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Connected Vehicles

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Digital Health

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POLICY & REGULATORY THEMES

IoT Security

Ensuring end-to-end security for the billions of devices that will be connected to each other over the next decade, is key to the success of market - without security, the Internet of Things will cease to exist. Find out more about the guidelines and initiatives developed by the GSMA to support this.
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Data Protection & Privacy

Find out more about initiatives and guidelines developed by the GSMA to support Data Protection and Privacy in the IoT
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Spectrum

Find out how the GSMA works to ensure that mobile operators have timely, affordable and fair access to sufficient spectrum to meet rapidly growing demand for mobile broadband.
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Taxation

Find out about taxation policies for IoT and their potential to create appropriate incentives for innovation and investment.
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Numbering & Addressing

Find out about numbering and addressing for IoT.
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Other Regulatory Subjects

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Market Initiatives

IoT Big Data

Find out about IoT big data and how to unlock the huge potential of big data analytics in a way that respects well-established privacy principles and fosters and environment of trust.
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Mobile IoT

Find out about the Mobile IoT technologies, whatreal world and the implications for a competitive LPWA IoT market.
Market Initiatives

Remote Sim Provisioning

Find out about Remote SIM Provisioning and the GSMA Embedded SIM Specification, a vital enabler for machine to machine (M2M) connections.

IoT in the Innovation City at MWCA See below for a list of Internet of Things demonstrations in the GSMA Innovation City With the nationwide launch of Mobile IoT in the USA, multiple industries in the Americas are...

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New LPWA Reports Highlight the Advantages of Licensed Spectrum Solutions Mobile IoT, the family of technologies use that LPWA networks in licensed spectrum, has been given another boost after market researcher IDTechEx published research that conclude...

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Rapid Growth of Mobile IoT Innovators Underscores Power of LPWA in Licensed Spec Having reached over 540 members since 3GPP’s standardisation of Mobile IoT technologies in June 2016, the rapidly expanding community of Mobile IoT Innovators is becoming one o...

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Operators Deliver the New Commercial Era of Mobile IoT Presentations from the event can be found below Shanghai: Industry experts gathered on Tuesday to discuss progress in Mobile IoT’s implementation: how operators and the wider ...

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GSMA Mobile IoT Initiative Takes off with Multiple Commerical Network Launches A AT&T, China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom, Deutsche Telekom, Verizon and Vodafone Launch Mobile IoT (LPWA) Networks Shanghai: The GSMA today announced that its Mobile I...

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The New IoT Technology Integral to China’s Smart City Vision Svetlana Grant, Project Director IoT Networks, Internet of Things Programme, GSMA China’s cities are about to undergo a fundamental transformation. Within the next year, the c...

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Mobile World Congress Americas September 09, 2017 The Internet of Things Programme will be present at the inaugural Mobile World Congress Americas, hosting a series of seminars, speeches, live demonstrations and, of co...

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AT&T IoT Developer Hackathon September 09, 2017 The AT&T Developer Program and MWC Americas is inviting you to innovate and build what’s next in technology. We’re looking for creative thinkers like you to...

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Mobile IoT Innovators Developer Workshop September 11, 2017 The Mobile IoT Innovators Developer Workshop provides a unique opportunity for developers interested in and working with LTE-M (Long Term Evolution for Machines), one o...

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5th GSMA Global Mobile IoT Summit September 11, 2017 Moving to Global Deployment Meet the Mobile IoT Pioneers! Register now At the 5th GSMA Global Mobile IoT Summit, leading experts, including Cameron Coursey (AT&T), ...

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Mobile IoT Innovators Networking Reception September 11, 2017 Join the Mobile IoT Innovators Networking Reception for a relaxed evening and enjoy a drink over an informal chat with leading industry experts from Huawei and other pi...

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Smart Cities Live: London September 13, 2017 Smart Cities Live is about embracing challenges and innovative solutions in the smart and sustainable development of cities and municipalities. From smart city financin...

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