Upcoming event

Sponsor: 

Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee

House Committee on Appropriations

Date: 
Wed, 04/03/2019 - 13:30

Witnesses

Ajit Pai 
Chairman, Federal Communications Commission

Jessica Rosenworcel 
Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission

 



Sponsor: 

Subcommittee on Manufacturing, Trade, and Consumer Protection

Senate Commerce Committee

Date: 
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 14:30

The hearing will focus on the data privacy issues that impact small businesses and the unique challenges they face with laws designed for larger companies. 

Witnesses:



Sponsor: 

Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 10:00

The Subcommittee will markup legislation to restore  net neutrality protections that were repealed by the Trump Federal Communications Commission.

The Subcommittee will consider the following bill:



Sponsor: 

Change the Terms Coalition

Date: 
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 19:00

We know that White supremacists use platforms like Facebook and Twitter to silence the speech of vulnerable communities and people fighting for justice. But what do those harms really look like — and how are those lives changed?

Join the Change the Terms coalition for an hour-long conversation on the impacts of far-right hate online. Free Press’ Jessica J. González will moderate the discussion, which will feature research fellow Ana Hernández, Brandi Collins-Dexter from Color Of Change, Jess Campbell from the Rural Organizing Project and Madihha Ahussain from Muslim Advocates.



FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for April 2019 Open Meeting

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the items below are tentatively on the agenda for the April Open Commission Meeting scheduled for Friday, April 12, 2019:

Sponsor: 

Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Fri, 04/12/2019 - 10:30 to 12:30

The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Friday, April 12, 2019:



The Next Big Thing

The agenda for the Federal Communications Commission's April open meeting:

Sponsor: 

Center on Finance, Law, and Policy

Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

University of Michigan

Date: 
Thu, 03/21/2019 - 08:30 to Fri, 03/22/2019 - 15:30
Keynote Speakers:
Rich Cordray, founding director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Rohit Chopra, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission


Sponsor: 

Disability Advisory Committee

Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Wed, 04/10/2019 - 09:00

At this meeting, the Federal Communications Commission's Disability Advisory Committee (DAC) is expected to discuss the roles and responsibilities of the Committee and its members; issues that the Committee will address; meeting schedules; and any other topics relevant to the DAC’s work.



Sponsor: 

United States Patent and Trademark Office and National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Department of Commerce

Date: 
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 09:00 to 17:00

The Department of Commerce’s internet Policy Task Force (Task Force) will hold a conference to discuss current initiatives and technologies used to develop a more robust and collaborative digital marketplace for copyrighted works. The Task Force is organizing this meeting to build on the work of the prior meetings and continue to facilitate constructive, cross-industry dialogue about ways to promote a robust and collaborative online marketplace for copyrighted works.