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Brookings

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Wed, 06/27/2018 - 14:00 to 15:30

Women are underrepresented in many technological occupations, but have increasingly made inroads into the field of civic technology, a sector of digital technologies, platforms, and services which enable progress toward the public good. Civic tech provides a toolbox for citizens and governments to enhance open government, spur community action, and combat inequality. The growing inclusion of women in this field adds their unique experiences and perspectives to the development of transformative technology solutions, reinforcing the role of greater diversity in the workforce.



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Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights

Senate Committee on the Judiciary

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Wed, 06/27/2018 - 14:30
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Brookings

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Tue, 06/26/2018 - 10:00 to 11:00

Fifth generation wireless broadband technology—or 5G—is expected to revolutionize communication and transform numerous industries when fully deployed. Compared to 4G LTE, 5G will not only enable higher speeds for video traffic, especially video streaming, conferencing, and virtual reality, it will also become the choice network for the internet of things, artificial intelligence applications, and other broadband-enabled functions.



FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for July 2018 Open Meeting

[Press release] Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the following items are tentatively on the agenda for the July Open Commission Meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 12, 2018:

FCC Won't Consider 39% Ownership Cap at July Meeting

Despite recent buzz that Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai would be scheduling a vote at the July 12 public meeting on a proposal related to the FCC's review of the 39% ownership cap/UHF discounts, such an item did not make the a

Scoring a Victory for 5G

When it comes to 5G, we need to keep the playbook fresh and forward leaning. So at our July 12 meeting, the Federal Communications Commission will take another step to ensure that America continues to lead the world in mobile innovation.

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Federal Elections Commission

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Wed, 06/27/2018 - 08:30 to 15:15

Public hearing on draft NPRM on Internet Disclaimers and Definition of Public Communication



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Schools Health and Libraries Broadband Coalition

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Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:00 to 12:00

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration launched the State Broadband Initiative (SBI) in 2009 to encourage state entities to advance broadband and information technology into their state and local economies. Almost ten years later, what states have taken up the challenge to adopt their own broadband initiatives?



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Senate Intelligence Committee

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Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:00
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First Responder Network Authority

National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Department of Commerce

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Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:00 to 13:00

The Board of the First Responder Network Authority will convene a meeting of the FirstNet Authority Board and the Committees of the Board of the First Responder Network Authority that will be open to the public via teleconference and WebEx on June 20, 2018.

On the date and time of the meeting, members of the public may listen to the meeting by dialing toll free 1–888–324–9653 and using passcode 4609182.