Upcoming event

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New America

Date: 
Tue, 08/07/2018 - 08:00 to Wed, 08/08/2018 - 17:15

Tuesday, August 7

8:00 - 9:00 AM

Registration & Light Breakfast

9:00 - 9:05 AM

Welcome & Agenda Setting

9:05 - 9:35  AM

Keynote: Vint Cerf

9:40 - 10:00 AM

Context Setting - The Last 10 Years of M-Lab

10:15 - 11:45 AM

Lightning Talks into Breakout Sessions



Tech scrambles to navigate White House privacy push

The Trump administration is exploring some sort of national privacy proposal amid efforts by the European Union and California to impose their own data requirements on the tech industry.

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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:30 to 16:00

TAC will discuss progress on work initiatives discussed at the previous meeting

The FCC’s Technological Advisory Council, comprised of a diverse group of leading technology experts, provides technical expertise to the Commission to identify important areas of innovation and develop informed technology policies supporting the United States’ competitiveness in the global economy. The TAC is helping the Commission to continue the momentum spurred by the National Broadband Plan to maximize the use of broadband to advance national interests and create jobs.



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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Tue, 10/23/2018 - 10:30 to 12:30

Topics selected for FCC open meeting agendas will be posted on the Commission's website approximately three weeks prior to the Commission's next monthly meeting. The Commission will also issue a public notice of the "Commission Meeting Agenda" one week before the meeting and announce at that time the items that are scheduled for the agenda.



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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Wed, 09/26/2018 - 10:30 to 12:30

Topics selected for FCC open meeting agendas will be posted on the Commission's website approximately three weeks prior to the Commission's next monthly meeting. The Commission will also issue a public notice of the "Commission Meeting Agenda" one week before the meeting and announce at that time the items that are scheduled for the agenda.



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Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Date: 
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 10:00

As part of the committee’s oversight responsibilities, this hearing will examine policy issues before the Commission and review the FCC’s ongoing duties and activities.  

Witnesses

  • The Honorable Ajit Pai, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission
  • The Honorable Michael O’Rielly, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission
  • The Honorable Brendan Carr, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission
  • The Honorable Jessica Rosenworcel, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission


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Senate Committee on Intelligence

Date: 
Wed, 08/01/2018 - 09:30

Witnesses

Dr. Todd Helmus

Senior Behavioral Scientist, RAND Corporation

Ms. Renee DiResta

Director of Research, New Knowledge

Mr.John Kelly

Founder and CEO, Graphika



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Hudson Institute

Date: 
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 09:00 to 10:30

On July 31, Commissioner Brendan Carr and Harold Furchtgott-Roth, Hudson senior fellow and director of the Center for the Economics of the Internet, will discuss Connected Care and other communications issues facing the United States.

This event will be livestreamed.



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Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet

Senate Commerce Committee

Date: 
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 10:00

The hearing will review international internet policies that are impacting the competitiveness, investment, and innovation opportunities of U.S. businesses domestically and abroad in today’s global digital economy.

Witnesses: 



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National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Department of Commerce

Date: 
Tue, 10/30/2018 - 08:30 to 16:00

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) BroadbandUSA Program, in partnership with the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT), will host the Virginia Broadband Summit in Roanoke, Virginia on October 30, 2018. The purpose of the Summit is to engage the public and stakeholders with information to accelerate broadband connectivity, improve digital inclusion, and support local priorities. The Summit will provide information on topics including local broadband planning, funding, and engagement with service providers.