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BEREC events 2021

Public debriefing on outcomes of the 49th BEREC ordinary meetings

Event date: 15.12.2021

BEREC held a public debriefing on 15 December 2021, to present the outcomes of the last BEREC plenary meetings. With the unstable epidemiological situation in Europe, the event was held online. 
BEREC Chair Michel Van Bellinghen (BIPT, Belgium) and the Working group Co-chairs presented the outcomes of the BEREC plenary meetings that took place in Stockholm, Sweden, on 9 and 10 December 2021. During the public debriefing, the speakers paid particular attention to:

  •     Comparable national broadband coverage indicators throughout Europe;
  •     Market and technological developments and their impact on the application of rights of end-users in the EECC;
  •     The national implementation and functioning of the General Authorisation;
  •     COVID-19 crisis - lessons learned on communication networks and services for a resilient society.

During the event, the BEREC Chair and the Working Group Co-Chairs presented several documents adopted for the public consultations: an update to the BEREC Net Neutrality Regulatory Assessment Methodology and a consistent approach to migration and the copper switch-off.

The event on 15 December 2021, was the last public debriefing for Michel Van Bellinghen (BIPT, Belgium) as BEREC Chair. During the public debriefing, the incoming BEREC Chair 2022, Annemarie Sipkes (ACM, the Netherlands), presented the adopted BEREC Work Programme 2022 and answer stakeholders’ questions.