27. IRG/BEREC General Assembly has been held in Vienna
Independent Regulators Group – IRG and Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications- BEREC General Assemblies platform which have the aim of forming of common understanding, sharing of experiences and giving opportunity to benchmark the regulations on electronic communications sector in Europe were held in Vienna on 1-3 June 2016. BTK Chairman Dr. Ömer Fatih Sayan, Board Members Celalettin Dinçer and Hidayet Yıldız and Head of Access and Tariffs Department Mr. Rıdvan Kahveci participated in the meetings.
National Regulatory Bodies of 28 European Union Members, 4 EFTA (European Free Trade Area) countries and 5 Candidate Countries to the EU have been represented in the General Assemblies.
BTK Delegation took place in Board of Regulators (BoR), Management Committee (MC) and IRG General Assembly meetings in Vienna. The internet, IoT, numbering, fixed and mobile broadband and European agenda on electronic communications sector issues held in the meetings. In Vienna, Dr. Ömer Fatih Sayan, as IRG Vice Chair 2016, informed the participants about the preparations of 2016 IRG Workshops that he is in charge in a breakfast meeting.
Dr. Sayan was elected as 2016 IRG Vice Chair who represents the non-EU members of BEREC during the London General Assembly on 10-11 December 2015.