Explainer Videos: FCC Spectrum Auction

Dec 29, 2015

It's not easy to explain a concept as complex as the spectrum incentive auction. The videos at this page are designed to help.

1. THE SPECTRUM AUCTION - WHAT, WHEN, & WHY IT MATTERS

This video helps explain what electromagnetic spectrum is, why it matters, and how that all relates to the auction.

2. THE REVERSE AUCTION IN DEPTH

This video goes into more detail about all aspects of the reverse auction - the process, the timing, and the key considerations. It is specifically designed for decision makers but it is also suitable for anyone interested in learning more about the auction.

3. REPACKING

This video covers all aspects of the repacking process - something that is as important for stations that don't participate in the auction as it is for those that do participate. It is most relevant for decision makers but it is also suitable for anyone interested in learning more about the auction.