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.


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

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Setting the Record Straight on 5G Wireless & RF Safety

Like each generation of wireless technology that preceded it, 5G will bring enormous benefits for the economy and for Canadians’ quality of life. Given the misleading information being circulated about 5G, however, it is getting harder for non-experts to be sure of the facts. The CWTA and 5GCC have put together a short guide to help clear up common 5G safety myths and provide a starting point for those seeking information on the topic in Canada.

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What is #5G? What will #5G mean for Canada – for your communities? Our CEO & President @RobertGhiz will answer these questions and more at the @AMOPolicy's Annual Conference on August 19th in Ottawa.

We are ten years old! Did you know that Recycle My Cell has diverted nearly 7 million devices away from landfills? In 2018, 431,943 wireless devices were recovered; of this, 304,027 were reused and 127,916 were recycled. Visit ow.ly/kEvW50v1b5H for more information. Retweeted by CWTA / ACTS