National Broadband Strategy Symposium


The Internet Innovation Alliance
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 8:30 a.m.
National Press Club, First Amendment Lounge

The Symposium will:

  1. Examine how our nation can use broadband to confront some of the challenges facing the next Administration and Congress
  2. Discuss the role that broadband can play in meeting national priorities
  3. Address critical issues such as digital literacy, affordability and access, broadband quality, and government's role


  • Hon. Paul J. Cosgrave , Commissioner, Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, City of New York
  • Paul Dickinson , CEO, Carbon Disclosure Project
  • Randy Hickman , Iraq War Veteran
  • Kathy Johnson, Alabama Broadband Initiative Director
  • Dr. Mike Jude, Research Analyst, Nemertes Research
  • Dr. Elaine Kamarck, Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
  • David McClure, President, United States Internet Industry Association
  • Susan Patrick, President, North American Council for Online Learning
  • Rey Ramsey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, One Economy Corporation
  • Dr. Jay Sanders, President & CEO, The Global Telemedicine Group, Professor of Medicine (Adjunct) at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

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