5G Canada Council

The 5G Canada Council supports a dynamic 5G ecosystem through advocacy,
research and cross-sector collaboration.

5G Primer

5G of “fifth generation” refers to the next generation of mobile wireless standards and technologies.  5G will enable a fully connected and mobile society, and deliver unprecedented benefits to citizens, industry and government.

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The 5G Canada Council is a multistakeholder Council with a membership base that includes Canadian wireless carriers, network equipment providers, academia and other product and service providers in the 5G ecosystem.


White papers, reports, and other sources of information about 5G

Fuel for Innovation – Canada’s Path in the Race to 5G

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The CWTA is proud to @CdnChildProtect’s campaign, Cybertip.ca and the important work being done to protect children from online sexual exploitation. Visit Cybertip.ca to learn more.

Canada’s wireless industry continues to climb the @Speedtest charts and is now 2nd in the world for mobile download speeds; 2.5 times the global average and 95% faster than the U.S.. To see how we compare against the rest of the world, visit speedtest.net/global-index #CdnWireless