Upcoming event

Sponsor: 

U.S. Black Chambers, the Hispanic Technology and Telecommunications Partnership, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice

Date: 
Tue, 03/20/2018 - 14:00 to 15:00

A discussion on spurring wireless deployment in underserved communities



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Communications and Technology Subcommittee

House Commerce Committee

Date: 
Thu, 03/22/2018 - 10:15
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National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Date: 
Wed, 03/21/2018 - 14:00 to 15:00

A practical conversation on broadband public-private partnerships and how to create successful partnerships for different types of projects and communities. Learn about the successes, challenges, and risks as well as specific details on implementation and management steps. Our speakers will high- light their experiences with public- private partnerships in deploying broadband networks, implementing smart cities, powering the Internet of Things, and creating digital inclusion projects.

 

Speakers:



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Senate Broadband Caucus

Date: 
Tue, 03/20/2018 - 09:00 to 10:30

A panel of experts will discuss how closing the digital divide can help advance education priorities

Opening Remarks from Senate Broadband Caucus Co-Chairs and Special Guest Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel, Federal Communications Commission

Moderator
Dr. Tracy Weeks, Executive Director, State Education Technology Director’s Association (SETDA)

Panelists



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Cato Institute

Date: 
Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:00 to 13:00

Featuring the author Thomas W. Hazlett, Hugh H. Macaulay Endowed Chair in Economics, Clemson University; with comments by Ajit Pai, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission.



Sponsor: 

Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy

Date: 
Tue, 05/08/2018 - 10:30 to 12:00

Although a range of studies and methodologies show that the Internet is now a major economic sector in the United States, few understand the economic forces at work among and between different parts of the internet ecosystem.



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First Responder Network Authority

Date: 
Thu, 03/15/2018 - 08:00 to 12:00

FirstNet will post a detailed agenda for the Combined Board Committees and Board Meeting on its website, http:// www.firstnet.gov, prior to the meetings.

The agenda topics are subject to change. 



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Broadcasting Board of Governors

Date: 
Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:00

The Board will vote on a consent agenda consisting of the minutes of its November 15, 2017 meeting, a resolution honoring the 75th anniversary of Voice of America’s (VOA) Serbian Service, a resolution honoring the 60th anniversary of VOA’s Bangla Service, a resolution honoring the fifth anniversary of VOA’s Bambara Service, a resolution honoring the 65th anniversary of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty’s (RFE/RL) Azerbaijani Service—Azadliq Radiosu, a resolution honoring the 65th anniversary of RFE/ RL’s Russian Service, and a resolution honoring the 65th anniversary of RFE/ RL’s Turkmen Serv



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New America

Date: 
Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:00 to 13:45

The Obama Administration’s proposal to mandate a vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication system in all new cars is reportedly on life support at the more deregulatory Trump Department of Transportation (DOT). A V2V signaling mandate has been criticized as outdated, costly, and lengthy; it could take 20 years or more to become fully effective.



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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:00

The agenda at this meeting will feature a report from each of the ACDDE Working Groups.