Upcoming event

Sponsor: 

Communications and Technology Subcommittee

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:00

Details (including start time) pending



Sponsor: 

The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

Date: 
Tue, 12/17/2019 - 09:00 to 15:30

We have seen an increase in white supremacists who are organizing online to target communities of color. This presents a unique problem for social media sites, policymakers, and internet users. Join the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law at an all-day convening as policy experts and community organizations explore the nuanced intersections between online hate and privacy.



Sponsor: 

Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:30

Legislation

H.R. 4229, the "Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability (Broadband DATA) Act"



Sponsor: 

House Committee on Small Business

Date: 
Thu, 11/14/2019 - 13:00

Over the last decade, digital platforms have transformed American commerce through the rapid development of innovative business solutions that have helped small businesses reach and serve new customers. However, the boundless influence of Big Tech has raised concerns about how these platforms impact small firms that have come to rely on their business models.



Sponsor: 

National Institute of Standards and Technology

Department of Commerce

Date: 
Wed, 12/04/2019 - 09:00 to Thu, 12/05/2019 - 16:30

The agenda is expected to include the following items:

  1. Briefing on Testing and Conformance Programs used by the Federal Government,
  2. Briefing on work in Election Infrastructure Cybersecurity,
  3. Briefing on the Cybersecurity Solarium Report,
  4. Discussion by the Board on Cybersecurity and Privacy Issues in the Federal Government,
  5. Discussions by the Board on recent Legislative Proposals and GAO findings in Cybersecurity and Privacy.


Sponsor: 

Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Wed, 12/04/2019 - 10:00 to 15:00

At the December 4th meeting, the FCC Technological Advisory Council will discuss progress on work initiatives from the previous meeting and provide the final recommendations from each working group.

The FCC will attempt to accommodate as many people as possible. However, admittance will be limited to seating availability. Meetings are also broadcast live with open captioning over the internet from the FCC Live web page at http:// www.fcc.gov/live/. The public may submit written comments before the meeting



Sponsor: 

National League of Cities

Date: 
Thu, 11/21/2019 - 11:00 to 11:45
Sponsor: 

Buckeye Hills Regional Council

Date: 
Wed, 11/20/2019 - 09:30 to 15:00

Join us as we bring together federal, state, and local partners to expand and strengthen partnerships and learn more about existing programs and new initiatives that can be leveraged to move rural Appalachian Ohio forward.

The Policy summit will feature panel discussions with federal agency partners, state associations, and state agency partners.

Registration is $35 for the general public, which includes all summit materials, sessions, and lunch.



Sponsor: 

National Telecommunications and Information Administration, US Department of Commerce

US Department of Agriculture

State of New Mexico

Date: 
Thu, 11/14/2019 - 08:30 to 16:00

Connect with federal, state, and local resources to activate local broadband planning teams. Learn about: 1) digital applications that will reshape your community’s economic and educational future, 2) federal and state funding programs, and 3) tools for local broadband projects. 

This workshop is sponsored by NTIA, USDA, and the State of New Mexico.

 

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Sponsor: 

National Telecommunications and Information Administration, US Department of Commerce

US Department of Agriculture

State of New Mexico

Date: 
Wed, 11/13/2019 - 08:30 to 16:00

Connect with federal, state, and local resources to activate local broadband planning teams. Learn about: 1) digital applications that will reshape your community’s economic and educational future, 2) federal and state funding programs, and 3) tools for local broadband projects. 

This workshop is sponsored by NTIA, USDA, and the State of New Mexico.

See full agenda