Opportunities for Bipartisan Tech Policy Event Jan 15: in DC and online in St Paul

Next Century Cities is hosting an event in DC. It will also be made available online. AND the Blandin Foundation is going to host a remote viewing party in St Paul.

Here’s info on the event in DC…

Location: Google’s DC Office, 25 Massachusetts Avenue NW #900, Washington, DC 20001

Register now to join Next Century Cities, the American Action Forum, and Public Knowledge for a bipartisan discussion about tech policy priorities for the new Congress in Washington, DC from 8:30am-12:30pm on January 15, 2019.

Opportunities for Bipartisan Tech Policy will be a half day event bringing together members of Congress, community leaders, and policy experts. Keynote conversations and panel discussions will work to determine key policy goals and action steps for the new Congress, with a specific focus on rural broadband and digital privacy legislation.

Please register for the event here. We look forward to seeing you at this important discussion!

And info on participating in St Paul…

Blandin Foundation and the League of Minnesota Cities will be hosting an opportunity to participate virtually in a tech policy discussion being hosted that morning at Google’s DC headquarters by Next Century Cities, Public Knowledge, and the American Action Forum.

Blandin and LMC are inviting interested Minnesotans to come together for a shared viewing and discussion of the meeting proceedings.  We will gather in a room at the LMC offices.  Further details about the event will be forthcoming in the new year.

Please RSVP if you’re interested!

I will absolutely post more info when I get it. We’re working on creating ties with what’s happening on a national level and how that impacts MN and how MN impact the national scene.

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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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