Upcoming event

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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Thu, 05/19/2022 - 10:30

Federal Communications Commission Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel announced that the items below are tentatively on the agenda for the May Open Commission Meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 19, 2022. The FCC will consider:



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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Thu, 04/21/2022 - 10:30
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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Tue, 04/26/2022 - 13:00 to 15:00

At this meeting, the Consumer Advisory Committee will hear from the FCC Chairwoman and Commissioners {invited} and FCC staff regarding matters of interest to consumers and will consider and vote on a Recommendation regarding Consumer Broadband Labels.



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New America

Date: 
Wed, 04/13/2022 - 12:00 to 13:00

In The Tech That Comes Next: How Changemakers, Philanthropists, and Technologists Can Build An Equitable World, authors Afua Bruce and Amy Sample Ward make an argument for the inherent links between technology and equity, and how you can help shift our collective relationship to technology and how it is produced and disseminated. The authors, two leaders from the field of equitable design in technology, ask the big questions that help inform both what needs to change in tech and how all of us can make change.



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Federal Communications Commission

Date: 
Thu, 04/07/2022 - 13:30

The hearing will feature multiple panels comprised of consumers, experts from nonprofit organizations, and academics. The hearing will focus on how to make the broadband labels useful, with an emphasis on what specific information consumers need. The hearing will also highlight research on how consumers interpret information and make informed decisions.

The FCC invites questions in advance of or during the hearing by sending an email to [email protected]



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Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy

Harvard Kennedy School

Date: 
Mon, 03/28/2022 - 12:00

This webinar will be given by Jon Sallet, Special Assistant Attorney General for the State of Colorado, former General Counsel of the FCC; M-RCBG senior research fellow. This conversation is off the record. Please note that our speaker will be presenting in person at Harvard Kennedy School in Wexner 434AB. Anyone with a Harvard ID is invited to join us on a first-come, first-served basis. Limited boxed lunches will be provided at the conclusion of the seminar.



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Fiber Broadband Association

Date: 
Sun, 06/12/2022 - 08:00 to Wed, 06/15/2022 - 16:00

The conference includes presentations from leading experts representing the companies that are driving new levels of capacity demand that only fiber can satisfy, policy and regulatory thought leaders and officials, think tanks, state broadband offices, service providers, municipal and utility broadband experts, and industry media and analysts. The conference program includes keynotes from Meta, Pew Charitable Trust, TiVo and Farm Fresh Broadband author, Dr. Christopher Ali.



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Senate Commerce Committee

Date: 
Tue, 03/22/2022 - 10:00

Agenda

  1. S. 1541, Martha Wright-Reed Just and Reasonable Communications Act of 2021


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Office of Equity

Washington State Department of Commerce

Date: 
Wed, 05/11/2022 - 12:00 to 13:30

The Washington State Office of Equity and the Washington State Broadband Office are partnering to convene and co-chair a Digital Equity Forum. The forum will include representation by:



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Office of Equity

Washington State Department of Commerce

Date: 
Tue, 05/10/2022 - 17:00 to 18:30

The Washington State Office of Equity and the Washington State Broadband Office are partnering to convene and co-chair a Digital Equity Forum. The forum will include representation by: