Calendar | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Social Media Jihad 2.0: Inside ISIS’ Global Recruitment and Incitement Campaign

Jan 18 2017 - 12:15pm - 1:45pm
New America, 740 15th Street NW Suite 900, Washington, DC, 20005, United States

Since June 2014, the Islamic State has waged the most aggressive online recruitment and incitement campaign of any terrorist group in history. The unprecedented efficacy of this group’s conversions of popular social media technologies into tools used to build and reinforce support is highlighted by the recent wave of terrorist attacks in the West executed by individuals who have not set foot inside the group’s so-called “caliphate.”

Broadband Opportunity Council: Accomplishments and Outlook

Jan 18 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), 1401 Constitution Ave, Washington, DC, 20230, United States

State of the Net 2017

Jan 23 2017 - 7:00am - 7:00pm
Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC, 20001, United States

A full day of panels, keynotes, fireside chats and lively debate will tackle the policy issues of the day and delve into the technology trends that will come to define 2017.

Will The Internet Always Be American?

Jan 24 2017 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
New America, 740 15th Street NW Suite 900, Washington, DC, 20005, United States

The internet embodied American values of openness and free speech when it came into its own at a time of exuberant globalization. To this day, the leading players connecting millions of people around the world to ideas and to each other are U.S. firms—the likes of Twitter, Facebook, Alphabet, and Microsoft. We are now entering a period of resurgent nationalism, when everyone from European regulators to authoritarian regime censors and even the U.S. government appear eager to reassert more control and oversight of the internet.

Spectrum Management Advisory Committee

Jan 25 2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Verizon Technology and Policy Center, 1300 I St NW Suite 500 East, Washington, DC, 20005, United States

The Committee provides advice to the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) on spectrum management policy matters.

Consumer Advisory Committee

Jan 27 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States

At its January 27, 2017, meeting, the Consumer Advisory Committee will consider administrative and procedural matters relating to its functions. The Committee may receive briefings from commission staff on issues of interest to the Committee.

2017 Telecom Priorities for Congress and the FCC

Feb 2 2017 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), 1101 K Street, NW, Suite 610A, Washington, DC, 20005, United States

The incoming Trump administration will likely bring fundamental changes at the FCC.

Community Connectivity Initiative-Webinar Series

Feb 9 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

A nine-part series of monthly webinars to engage stakeholders to inform the development of the Community Connectivity Initiative


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