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IoTAS To Host CAG #47 and FTAG #44

IoTAS are proud to be hosting CAG #47 and FTAG #44

IoTAS are proud to be hosting the General Certification Forum (GCF) meetings CAG#47 and FTAG#44.

The Event will take place from June 28th to July 1st 2016. The Event will be held at Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire SL9 7PA.


Conformance & Interoperability Agreement Group Meeting CAG# 47
Starting: 09.00 – Tuesday 28th June 2016
Finishing: 17.00 – Wednesday 29th June 2016


Social Event:
Evening of 29th June 2016 (More details to follow…)


Field Trial Agreement Group Meeting FTAG#44
Starting: 09.00 – Thursday 30th June 2016
Finishing: 13.00 – Friday 1st July 2016


The event will take place at The Bull Hotel, Gerrards Cross which is part of the Sarova Hotels Group.

The Bull Hotel opened in 1688 as a coaching inn and has a 4-star rating.

For more information please go to https://www.sarova-bullhotel.com/ (opens new window)

Registration & Contact Information

Registration and contact information for this event is available through the Global Certification Forum website – http://www.globalcertificationforum.org/ (opens new window)

About the GCF

The Global Certification Forum (GCF) is a member organisation in the mobile industry which is committed to providing a certification process to:

  • Demonstrate interoperability between mobile devices and mobile networks
  • Verify the compliance of wireless devices to agreed standards.

GCF Certification follows the principles of a supplier’s declaration of conformity (SDoC) as defined in ISO/IEC 17050.

The GCF scheme evolves in sync with developments in mobile technologies and the changing needs of the industry.  It is the only device certification scheme that cover all these technologies:

  • LTE (3GPP)
  • 3G UMTS (3GPP)
  • GSM (3GPP)
  • CDMA2000 (3GPP2)

GCF’s current priorities are to reduce industry costs and improve end-user experience by:

  • Promoting adoption of GCF certification by the mobile industry in markets where it is not presently used
  • Promoting GCF Certification for and product that incorporates mobile connectivity
  • Increasing the use of GCF Certification in its current core markets in Asia Pacific, China, Europe and North America,

GCF is liaising with standards bodies and industry organisations to support the successful development and deployment of 5G.

About IoTAS

IoTAS offers global testing solutions to the wireless community. The company is a specialist field testing company offering professional outsourcing solutions for 3GPP and other wireless technologies.

Established in 2003, with headquarters in Cambridge (UK) and offices across the globe to provide regional support, IoTAS has gained an enviable reputation for quality and professionalism. The company’s executive team has extensive experience working for leading manufacturers and test houses with hands-on knowledge in handset design, approvals management and field testing.

IoTAS is a founder member of GCF Ltd and an associate member of Cambridge Wireless.

The company is a UKAS accredited testing laboratory to the international standard ISO/IEC 17025 (Accreditation No. 7619) that demonstrates technical competence and the ability to produce precise and accurate test data. IoTAS is certified to ISO 9001 for Quality Management.

If you would like to learn more about IoTAS and our services then we can  arrange meetings either before, during or after the event. Alternatively if you would like to have a meeting at the IoTAS head office in Cambridge then please email information@iotas.co.uk.

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For more information about our GCF solutions please get in touch.