Some 3,000 people working in the fast-growing wireless industry converged in Dallas yesterday to attend the Wireless Infrastructure Show hosted by the PCIA—The Wireless Infrastructure Association. Most never knew or could not remember that PCIA stood for the Personal Communications Infrastructure Association. But, they all knew wireless. So, meet the new name, Wireless Infrastructure Association, or WIA.
the past 20 years, we’ve used “The Wireless Infrastructure Association”
as a moniker to more clearly describe our membership and advocacy
efforts. We wanted a name that was not only more descriptive of what we
do, but also simpler and more direct,”President/CEO Jonathan Adelstein
said in a statement after announcing the name change to a breakfast