News Release

Registration Open For Verizon Wireless' 700 MHz C-Block LTE Device Specifications Web Conference

May 5, 2009

Jeffrey Nelson
Jeffrey.Nelson@VerizonWireless.com
908-559-7519

WHO:
Verizon Wireless, the leader in next-generation 4G wireless networks

WHAT:
700 MHz C-Block LTE Device Specifications Web Conference

WHEN:
Register today in advance of the Web Conference, which will run from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 13, 2009.

WHERE:
Via webcast – visit www.verizonwireless-opendevelopment.com to register for the Web Conference and download the 700 MHz C-Block LTE Specifications.

RSVP:
Participants must register no later than Friday, May 8, 2009, to ensure adequate Web Conference resources.

BACKGROUND:
The Web Conference will focus on specifications for wireless devices – traditional and innovative – that will run on the Long Term Evolution (LTE) network that Verizon Wireless is building to run on 700 MHz C-Block spectrum.

Experts will answer questions and gather feedback from the development community, all with a goal of encouraging transparency, clarity and ease in designing devices to run on the open Verizon Wireless LTE network.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and data network, serving more than 86.6 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 86,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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