Regulatory working group proposes global Infrastructure Forum for the Digital Economy
Positioning towercos as Nation Builders and offering a neutral voice for government and regulatory liaison
15 senior legal and regulatory stakeholders, representing 10 of the world’s leading towercos, two communications infrastructure trade associations, and chaired by serial towerco investors the IFC, convened for the second meeting of the Communications Infrastructure Regulatory Working Group, hosted at the TowerXchange Meetup Asia 2017. Experiences were shared with regulatory liaison both in Asia and in the EU, a degree of alignment was achieved between the agendas of the macro and micro cell industries, and a broad consensus was achieved, agreeing a next steps to share best practice exemplars. Subsequent dialogues have progressed to propose the creation of a global Infrastructure Forum for the Digital Economy.