Course Title: Digital Dividend Review
Duration: 10 Days
Date: 20th – 31st August 2018
Venue: AFRALTI, Nairobi, Kenya
Telecommunications and Broadcasting Regulators, Operators, Economists and Government Policy Makers.
Basic knowledge of analogue terrestrial television broadcasting theory and practice.
The transition of the terrestrial television broadcasting from analogue to digital that gained the Digital Dividend RF spectrum ended three years ago on 15th June 2015. However, a number of countries in Africa until to date have not licensed the Digital Dividend RF spectrum to bidders at market value. Therefore, this training provides methods of licensing the Digital Dividend RF spectrum at market value.
At the end of the course, participants will get knowledge and skills for licensing the Digital Dividend RF spectrum at market value through auctions and get the bidders who can use it valuably to provide the broadband communications services for social-economic development in their countries
- Understand well economic concepts of the RF spectrum as Resource;
- Get knowledge and skills for licensing the Digital Dividend RF spectrum at market value by using the Market Led Approach;
- Calculate the Reserve Price (RP) for the Digital Dividend RF spectrum as the minimum value for auctioning; and
- Calculate the Enter Price Value (ENV) for the Digital Dividend RF spectrum as the maximum value for auctioning;