BTK Chairman Dr. Ömer Fatih Sayan, participated in 29th IRG/BEREC General Assembly
BTK Chairman and 2016IRGVice Chair, Dr. Ömer Fatih Sayan attended the 29th IRG/BEREC General Assembly in Berlin/Germany.
Independent Regulators Group-IRG and Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications-BEREC have the aim of forming of common understanding, sharing of experiences and giving opportunity to benchmark the regulations on electronic communications sector in Europe. Last General Assemblies of BEREC and IRG, were held in Berlin onDecember 8-9, 2016. BTK Chairman Dr. Ömer Fatih Sayan, Board Members and experts participated in the meetings.
National Regulatory Bodies of European Union Members, EFTA (European Free Trade Area) countries and Candidate Countries to the EU have been represented in the General Assemblies. European agenda on electronic communications sector issues, including the latest developments on the new telecommunications regulatory framework proposal and the BEREC opinion on the European Commission’s proposals for a review of the electronic communications frameworkwerediscussed in the meetings. Elections of Chair 2018 and Vice-Chairs for 2017was also held in the General Assemblies.
Beforethe IRG General Assembly, as2016 IRG Vice-Chair, Dr. Ömer Fatih Sayan hosted a breakfast meeting with non-EU members.
Dr. Sayan had been elected as 2016 IRG Vice Chair who represents the non-EU members of BEREC during the London General Assembly on 10-11 December 2015.