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News & Events Archives for 2013

December 9, 2013

Board meeting information is now available to help you make your transportation plans and reserve your rooms. Please note that the Wireless Symposium is held concurrently with the BWAC board meeting, and there are also other sporting events held at Virginia Tech that week, so please make your hotel room reservations early!

October 21, 2013

The date for the second BWAC board meeting has been set for May 28, 2014 at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA. The BWAC board meeting will coincide with Virginia Tech's annual Wireless Symposium and Summer School scheduled for May 28 - 30, 2014. Mark your calendars and keep monitoring our website for registration deadlines and the board meeting agenda. Information on the Wireless @ Virginia Tech Symposium and Summer School, as well as hotel accommodations and travel information is available at

September 24, 2013

Please submit any news items to Joyce Donathan at by the end of February of 2014.

September 9, 2013

Our Newest BWAC Industrial Affiliates Program Member!

BWAC at Virginia Tech welcomes its newest Industrial Affiliates Program member Zeta Associates, Incorporated. Zeta Associates, Inc. is an "employee-owned company founded in 1984.They are a leading provider to the Intelligence and Defense communities of complex communications signals collection and processing systems." For more information on Zeta Associates, Inc. please visit their home page at

September 6, 2013

WFIR 107.3 Radio Interview

Dr. Jerry Park, Site Director for the Virginia Tech BWAC Research Center, was interviewed on WFIR Radio, 107.3 on the development and mission of the new Virginia Tech BWAC site on Thursday, September 5, 2013. The interview aired on Tuesday, September 10, 2013. WFIR reporter Timothy Martin conducted a 10 minute interview with Dr. Park. A radio podcast is now available.

September 5, 2013

TMCNet Featured Article

Virginia Tech's BWAC Site was featured in an article on, called Virginia Tech and Partner Universities to Study Problems in Broadband Wireless Access and Security at the following link:

August 28, 2013

The next BWAC meeting will be held at Auburn University in October from 28th – 30th, 2013. Please mark your calendars and join us for this exciting new venture as we chart the future course of this brand new Center!

August 14, 2013

BWAC, the Virginia Tech edition, is proud to announce the addition of Motorola Solutions to its Industrial Affiliates Program. The Industrial Affiliates Program allows leaders in the wireless technology market to participate in the development of new technology to meet the challenges of the current market and chart the path of tomorrow's inventions. Visit our Industrial Affiliates page to find out how you can become a BWAC member today!

August 12, 2013

Coming soon! Our Member's Only section of the website will be available soon. The Member's Only site will be restricted to members of our Industrial Affiliates Program and will feature access to the benefits of our program including the "Request a Speaker" program, our current list of graduates with specific degrees and expertise, and previews of our BWAC faculty's latest developments and white papers. If you are an Industrial Affiliates Program member and have not yet set up your user name and password to the Member's Only section, visit our Industrial Affiliates Program information page to find out how!