Upcoming event

Sponsor: 

House Judiciary Committee

Date: 
Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:00

The hearing will examine potential bias and the need for greater transparency regarding the filtering practices of tech giant Google.

Witness

  • Sundar Pichai, CEO, Google


Sponsor: 

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Date: 
Wed, 11/28/2018 - 08:00 to 15:00

 

REGISTRATION & NETWORKING BREAKFAST 8:00AM - 9:00AM

OPENING PLENARY 8:45AM-10:30AM

BREAK-OUT SESSIONS 10:45-11:45AM

LUNCH 12:00PM-1:30PM

CLOSING PLENARY 1:45PM-3:00PM



Sponsor: 

Project GOAL

Date: 
Wed, 11/28/2018 - 09:00 to 12:15

The benefits artificial intelligence can offer aging individuals, with innovative technologies to make their lives safe and secure. AI will also unleash the power of autonomous vehicles, breakthrough innovations in healthcare, and robotics, with great opportunities as we age. At the same time, the challenges of AI will be explored, including privacy, ethics, and security of our data.

Agenda

8:30 – 9:15, Breakfast and Check-In

9:20, Welcome, Debra Berlyn, Project GOAL



Sponsor: 

Federal Communications Bar Association

Date: 
Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:00 to 20:15

A discussion that will move from Music Rights 101 to some of today’s Hot Topics, including the Music Modernization Act, potential future Congressional copyright reform, the DOJ review of the ASCAP and BMI consent decrees, the rise of new PROs, and the next Copyright Royalty Board proceeding.

AGENDA

6:00 – 6:05 p.m.         Welcome and Introductions

 6:05 – 7:05 p.m.         The Basics



Sponsor: 

Federal Communications Bar Association

Date: 
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:15 to 13:30

Speakers: Charles Cooper (FCC), Janet Moran (FCC)



Sponsor: 

WiFi Forward

Date: 
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 13:00

The vibrancy of the wireless economy, what’s now and what’s next—from Wi-Fi 6 to the 5G experience.

Agenda:

 

1:00 PM: Registration

 

1:20 PM: Program Begins

 

1:25 PM: Unlicensed Spectrum: Supercharging the U.S. Economy featuring Dr. Raul Katz, Telecom Advisory Services, moderated by Ellen Satterwhite, WifiForward

 



Sponsor: 

Council to Secure the Digital Economy

Date: 
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 13:30 to 15:00

Industry experts will discuss the development of the report and strategies for government and industry collaboration on combating cyber threats domestically and internationally.

Welcome

  • Robert Mayer, Senior Vice President, Cybersecurity, USTelecom

 

Keynote

  • The Honorable Christopher Krebs, Director, DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

 

Panel 1: The Development of the International Anti-Botnet Guide



FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for December 2018 Open Meeting

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the following items are tentatively on the agenda for the Open Commission Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 12, 2018:

Sponsor: 

Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security

Senate Commerce Committee

Date: 
Tue, 11/27/2018 - 14:30

Consistent with the committee’s oversight responsibilities, this hearing will examine the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) priorities in promoting competition and consumer protection, the ongoing innovation hearings and how changes in technology impact the agency, and whether the FTC should have expanded authority with respect to privacy and data security.

Witnesses:



The FCC’s Thanksgiving Menu: 5G, Rural Broadband, and Stopping Unwanted Robocalls

What will wake America up from its Thanksgiving day food coma? Here's the Federal Communications Commission’s December 2018 open meeting agenda: