Anatel GSMA TAC / IMEI Training Workshop

Start: Friday 4 May 2018

End: Friday 4 May 2018

We would like to provide you with the training materials that were presented at the meeting. You can find the rules governing TAC allocation here and the details of what information brand owners and manufacturers need to have ready when they apply for TAC here.

This workshop has been designed for local mobile phone manufacturers based in Brazil to refresh their working knowledge of international device identifiers, IMEIs and the rules that govern them. The content is aimed at device brand owners and manufacturers who must apply for TAC in order to be able to distribute and sell mobile devices in Brazil or any other country in a lawful manner.

Anatel GSMA TAC / IMEI Training Workshop will take place in Anatel Auditorium – Block E – 2nd Floor, Agência Nacional de Telecomunicações – ANATEL, Brasilia, Brazil.

Training Workshop Agenda


Time Topic
8.45 – 9.15 Registration open, delegates arrive, water, coffee available in lobby outside the meeting room
9:15 – 9:30 Welcome, opening remarks & introduction to GSMA speaker. References to include update on SIGA, CITEL & ITU

Juarez Quadros, President of Anatel

9:30 – 9:45 Scene setting for GSMA trip incl ref to JDIT & how GSMA investing in tackling IMEI Integrity issues, training agenda

Adrian Dodd, Head of IMEI Services, GSMA

9:45 – 10:30 Training Workshop Part 1: TAC IMEI Allocation Rules
Adrian Dodd, Head of IMEI Services, GSMA
10.30 -10.45 Q&A from audience
10.45 – 11.15 Comfort & networking break
11.15 – 11.45 Training Workshop Part 2: How to Apply for TAC
Adrian Dodd, Head of IMEI Services, GSMA
11.45 – 12.00 Reinforcement of key messages, Q&A from audience and close of meeting