Minnesota Broadband Task Force meets today at 10 am

Sorry for the late notice. I will be there taking notes…

March 19, 2015
Humphrey School of Public Affairs
University of Minnesota
301 19th Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
10 a.m. – 3 p.m

10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Introductions/Public Comments/Approval of Minutes from February 18, 2015 meeting

10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Update from Office of Broadband Development

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Review of the February 18, 2015 Meeting Summary
For inclusion in the annual report.

11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Telecommuting: Required Conditions and How it Benefits Everyone
Frank Douma and Adeel Lari, Humphrey School of Public Affairs; University of Minnesota

11:30 – 12:00 p.m. The Role of Broadband in Bridge Monitoring in Minnesota
Carol Shield, Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering; University of Minnesota

12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Lunch

12:30 – 1:00 p.m. The Role of Wireless in Rural Emergency Response:
CrashHelp Case Study
Lee Munnich, Humphrey School of Public Affairs; University of Minnesota

1:30 – 2:00 p.m. Collision Course: Hackers and the Automated Car
Brian Isles, Adventium Labs and Senior Fellow, Technology Leadership Institute; University of Minnesota

2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Meeting Summary Discussion
2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Task Force Member Thank You and Wrap-Up

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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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