Upcoming event

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National Telecommunications and Information Administration

U.S. Department of Commerce

Date: 
Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:00 to 15:00

BroadbandUSA’s Practical Conversations have showcased how cities and communities are using technology to solve local issues. Now, join us for the April webinar to find out how states are using smart technology and policy to enhance economic development and quality of life for their urban, suburban and rural communities.



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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Thu, 05/10/2018 - 10:30 to 12:30
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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Wed, 04/25/2018 - 09:00

At this meeting, the BDAC will consider reports and recommendations from its working groups, including the Model Code for Municipalities working group and the Model Code for States working group. In addition, the BDAC will continue its discussions on how to accelerate the deployment of broadband by reducing and/or removing regulatory barriers to infrastructure investment. This agenda may be modified at the discretion of the BDAC Chair and the Designated Federal Officer (DFO).



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Federal Communications Commission and the Federal Trade Commission

Date: 
Mon, 04/23/2018 - 10:00 to 12:00

The Stop Illegal Robocalls Expo will feature technologies, devices and applications to minimize or eliminate the number of illegal robocalls consumers receive. The Expo is free for the public to attend. It will provide a platform for showcasing innovative technologies, devices and applications that will improve consumers' daily lives by combatting illegal robocalls.

FCC Public Notice and 2nd Public Notice



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Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Fri, 04/27/2018 - 09:00

Witnesses

Mr. Aaron Foss 
Founder, Nomorobo

Mr. Ethan Garr 

Chief Product Officer, RoboKiller

Mr. Scott Hambuchen 

Executive Vice President, Technology and Solution Development, First Orion Corp.

Ms. Maureen Mahoney 

Policy Analyst, Consumers Union



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Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Date: 
Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:00

The hearing will examine the problem of malicious spoofing and abusive robocalls designed to defraud consumers, as well as measures being taken by government and industry to protect consumers.

Witnesses



FCC’s pending vote on national security raises more concerns

Nokia, the Rural Wireless Association and others are raising additional concerns about the Federal Communications Commission’s planned vote in April on a proposal that is designed to bar companies deemed a national security threat from supplying e

Paid Prioritization: Leaving Startups in the Slow Lane

[Commentary] Internet service providers would like you to think there’s broad agreement on net neutrality because everyone agrees cable companies shouldn’t block or slow access to websites and online services.

House Commerce Takes on Paid Prioritization, an Essential Tenet to the Open Internet

[Commentary] On April 17, the House Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology will hold a hearing on paid prioritization -- an issue that is central to the net neutrality debate.

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Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:15