2009 NG Partner Program Summaries

NENA convened a meeting of the Next Generation Program Partners February 18, 2009, in Orlando, Florida, to discuss NG project activities.This meeting was the first meeting of NENA’s 2009 NG Partner Program. Topics discussed were:

  • NG 9-1-1 Industry Collaboration Events Activity
  • Annual conference planning for NG9-1-1 demo
  • Annual conference planning for NG Showcase
  • NG9-1-1 Project overview

On March 26, 2009, Next Generation Program Partners met in Arlington, Virginia. Topics discussed were:

  • Introduction of a pilot project with Counties of Southern Illinois Consortium
  • Broadband Stimulus Package, including NENA& Partner Program roles
  • Legislative Review
  • Annual Conference Planning
  • N11/8xx Essential Service Interoperability Council (NESIC)

On December 8 and 9, 2009, Next Generation Program Partners met in Washington D.C. Topics discussed were:

  • Update on NG Partner Program and Agenda
  • Update on NG9-1-1 Industry Collaboration Event (ICE) 1 and ICE 2 planning process
  • Update on NG9-1-1 Policy Implementation Handbook
  • Roundtable Discussion with Congressional Staff and E9-1-1 Institute on 2010 Legislative Opportunities
    • Dana Lichtenberg, Legislative Director, Congressman Bart Gordon
    • Greg Geisey, Counsel for Senate Commerce Committees
    • Greg Rhode, E9-1-1 Institute Executive Director
  • Discussion on Next Generation Safety Consortium (NGSC)
  • 2010 NG Partner Program Planning
  • Discussion with FCC representatives on NG9-1-1 and National Broadband Plan
  • Discussion with National 9-1-1 Office (Laurie Flaherty) on conclusion of USDOT NG9-1-1 Project and broadband grants
  • Transition Policy Issues for NGTPC and NGPP
  • NENA NG9-1-1 Project Update

2009 NG Program Partners

Alliance of Information & Referral Services

American Association of Poison                               Control Centers

APCO International


Capital Area Council of Governments

Colorado 9-1-1 Resource Center

COMCARE Emergency Response Alliance


Connexis (Ygomi LLC)

Cyren Call

DSS Corporation

Dash Carrier Services

Emergent Communications

EmergiTech, Inc.


Ford Motor Company

Frequentis USA Inc.



INdigital Telecom

InterAct Public Safety Systems


Kimball Corporation

Level 3 Communications


Mission Critical Partners Inc.


NG-911 Inc.

National Academies of Emergency Dispatch

North Carolina 9-1-1 Board

North Central Texas Council of Government


Pictometry International Corporation


Qwest Services Corporation



TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.

Texas 9-1-1 Alliance

Texas Commission on State Emergency Communications

Time Warner Cable


Verint Systems, Inc.

Verizon Business

VIXXI Solutions, Inc.

Vonage Holdings

Winbourne & Costas Inc.


NGPP 2009 Reports

Item Name Posted By Date Posted
20090218 Summary Report PDF (142.3 KB) Administration 1/27/2011
20090326_ Summary Report PDF (153.98 KB) Administration 1/27/2011
20091208-09_Summary Report PDF (168.09 KB) Administration 1/27/2011