Upcoming event

Sponsor: 

Free State Foundation

Date: 
Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:45 to 14:00

A  lunch seminar to celebrate FSF's newest book, "A Reader on Net Neutrality and Restoring Internet Freedom."

Keynoters are Babette Boliek, FCC Chief Economist; Thomas Johnson, FCC General Counsel; and Andrew Smith, Director, FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection.



Sponsor: 

Hudson Institute

Date: 
Thu, 11/08/2018 - 11:30 to 12:50

A discussion with Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, on the FCC's strategy for advancing America’s role in the new space age.



Sponsor: 

Next Century Cities

Date: 
Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:00 to 16:30

This one day event will bring together broadband champions from federal, state, and local government, as well as community leaders and policy experts. We will feature a mayors’ panel, successful models in broadband deployment, E-Rate and funding opportunities, 5G and small cells, as well as an update about the recent municipal gain ruling in Connecticut.  



Sponsor: 

Federal Trade Commission

Date: 
Tue, 11/06/2018 - 09:00 to Thu, 11/08/2018 - 12:00
  1. What is “big data”? Is there an important technical or policy distinction to be drawn between data and big data?
  2. How have developments involving data – data resources, analytic tools, technology, and business models – changed the understanding and use of personal or commercial information or sensitive data?


Sponsor: 

New America

Date: 
Thu, 11/08/2018 - 19:00 to 20:30

In the West, technological advances have progressed step-by-step—from landline phones, to dial-up connections, to broadband access, and now 4G data on phones. But the vast majority of Indians, particularly low- income and rural citizens, have leapfrogged straight to the smartphone era, disrupting centuries of tradition and barriers of wealth, language, literacy, caste, and gender.



Sponsor: 

Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Wed, 12/05/2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

The council will discuss recommendations to the FCC Chairman on its work program agreed to at its initial meeting on April 12th, 2018.



Sponsor: 

Schools Health and Libraries Broadband Coalition

Date: 
Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:00 to 12:00

Is your organization prepared to work with the next Congress?



Competitive Edge: Protecting the “competitive process”—the evolution of antitrust enforcement in the United States

The Federal Trade Commission is tackling a central question of competition: Are the goals of an

Sponsor: 

Federal Trade Commission

Date: 
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 09:00 to Thu, 11/15/2018 - 17:00

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

9:00-9:15 am

Welcome and Introductory Remarks

Andrew I. Gavil
Professor
Howard University School of Law

TBA 

9:15-9:45 am



Sponsor: 

Internet Innovation Alliance

Date: 
Wed, 10/31/2018 - 10:00 to 12:00

Welcome & Intros: Congressman Rick Boucher, IIA Honorary Chairman

SESSION 1: Policy Prescription to Advance Telemedicine

Panel moderated by Dr. Karen Rheuban, Medical Director, Office of Telemedicine and Pediatrics, University of Virginia School of Health