(ATLANTA) – The FirstNet Engagement Workshop will provide a hands-on opportunity for your agency to engage with the First Responder Network Authority to analyze how the network's products and services can support your mission, communications capabilities, and operational protocols. The purpose of this workshop includes:

  • Increasing awareness and providing updates on FirstNet's capabilities, programs, and services
  • Increasing agency awareness of current and future data usage, broadband needs, and potential for enhanced operations
  • Providing FirstNet relevant Use Cases to inform greater advocacy for public safety's needs
  • Identifying relevant public safety needs that inform future investment by FirstNet

The Georgia Emergency Communications Authority (GECA) leadership will provide updates on some of their ongoing projects. The workshop will also include an update from AT&T FirstNet on the momentum and current status of the FirstNet buildout.

Below is the list of locations and dates for the FirstNet Engagement Workshops.


Glynn County

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Glynn-Brunswick E911 Center

157 Public Safety Boulevard

Brunswick, GA 31525


Crisp County

Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 9:00 AM

South GA Technical College

(Use Rear Entrance)

402 North Midway Road

Room D-7

Americus, GA  31709


Athens-Clarke County

Monday, February 24, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Police Department Headquarters

(Front Training Room)

3035 Lexington Road

Athens, GA 30605


Floyd County

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Fire Training Room

409 East 12th Street

Rome, GA 30161