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March 28, 2014
NPSTC Public Safety Communications Stakeholders Forum
Las Vegas Convention Center
The National Public Safety Telecommunication Council (NPSTC) will be meeting at IWCE in Las Vegas, NV, following the IWCE Conference. Please join us in improving public safety communications and interoperability through collaborative leadership. Together we can create one unified voice for public safety.

NPSTC Public Safety Communications Stakeholders Forum:  Room S225
Friday, March 28, 2014 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

NPSTC Booth: 9075

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 | 10:00 am – 6:30 pm
Thursday, March 27, 2014 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

NPSTC Panel Presents Current Public Safety Issues
NPSTC Panel Members:  Ralph Haller, David Buchanan, Harlin McEwen, Tom Sorley, and Andrew Thiessen
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 | 11:00 am – 12:15 pm, Room W07

A Guide to Interoperability and “Open” Standards Presentation
John Powell, Chair, NPSTC Interoperability Committee and Member – APCO/P25 Steering Committee
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
 | 11:00 am – 12:15 pm, Room S228

The Future of T-Band Presentation
Stu Overby, Vice Chair, NPSTC Spectrum Management Committee
March 27, 2014 | 9:45 am – 11:00 am, Room S228


Las Vegas Convention Center, 
South Hall 3
3150 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

Registration for this meeting is closed.

Friday, March 28, 2014
Event Time
Federal Partners Updates
8:10 am – 8:50 am
Technology Discussions 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Spectrum Management Discussions 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Interoperability Discussions 11:00 am 11:50 am
Executive Session 12:15 pm  5:00 pm
NEW:  Virtual audience may send questions to and we will address them during the Q&A portion of each presentation.

All times approximate. Length of meetings dependent upon discussion within each working group. For updates on a specific agenda item, call 1-866-807-4755. Material subject to change at the discretion of the Chair. 

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The weather in Las Vegas is part of what makes the town a top travel destination. With more than 300 days of sun every year, weather in Las Vegas is prefect for your business or vacation plans. The high temperatures during February are generally in the low 60’s and the low’s are in the lower 40’s.


Airport Shuttle:  The most economical way to get to your hotel.  Shuttles can cost less than $10 for Strip/Downtown.  Check with your hotel for schedules. A few companies are listed below.

Ambassador/Ritz:  Strip hotels: $7 ($13 round trip)
, Downtown hotels: $8.50 ($16.00 round trip), 
Off-Strip hotels: $8 ($14.50 round trip), 
Walk-up Limousine - $55 & up
, Walk-up Sedan: $39 & up
, Operates 7 a.m. - midnight, 
702-362-6200, Location: Terminal 1 - Outside Baggage Claim Door #11

Bell Trans:  Strip hotels - $6.50 ($12 round trip), 
Downtown hotels - $8 ($15 round trip), 
Off-Strip hotels - $8 ($15 round trip)
, Walk-up Limousine - Starting at $48/hour (round trip required)
, Walk-up Sedan/SUV - Starting at $42/hour, 
Stretch SUV - Starting at $110/hour, 
29-Passenger Coach - Starting at $80/hour, Operates 24 hours, seven days a week
, 800-274-RIDE (7433) / 702-385-LIMO (5466), 
Location: Terminal 1 - Outside Baggage Claim Door #9

CLS:  Strip hotels - $6 - $12, 
Downtown hotels - $8 - $16, 
Walk up limousine service - $55/hour and up, 
Walk up sedan - $45/hour and up, 
Operates 24 Hours, 
702-740-4050, Location: Terminal 1 - Outside Baggage Claim Door #13

The Las Vegas Monorail:
  The Monorail travels from Sahara Ave to the MGM Grand 7 days per week from 7 a.m.-2 a.m. Monday-Thursday and until 3 a.m. Friday-Sunday. Visit website for location stops and ticket prices.

Department of Business and Industry Nevada Taxicab Authority:




Invitational travel is extremely limited. If you are selected to receive funding, the support office will contact you. If you have any questions, please contact

NEW:  Virtual audience may send questions to and we will address them during the Q&A portion of each presentation.

If you have any questions that do not require an answer at the meeting, please contact the Support Office at or 1-866-807-4755.