Innovation: Putting Broadband to Work: Agenda is out!

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Innovation: Putting Broadband to Work
Oct 8-10
Grand View Lodge 
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It’s going to be a great conference and the agenda was just announced. Here are some of the highlights…

  •  Keynote Presentation John Jung, Co-founder and Board President, Intelligent  Pursuing Broadband Case studies of improved broadband
  • Climbing the Digital Use Ladder Digital inclusion
  • Young Leaders panel presentation Moderated by: Jacki Anderson, Office of Rep. Collin Peterson Whitney Ridlon, MN Dept of Iron Range Resources and
  • Rehabilitation  All Things Fiber and Wireless
  • Intelligent Community Benchmarking Workshop John Jung, Intelligent Community Forum
  • Trends in deployment; advice to communities
  • Tech-Transformed Education Moderated by Marc Johnson, East Central MN Educational Cable Cooperative
  • Conducting a Successful Broadband Feasibility Study
  • Tech-Transformed Health Care
  • From Feasibility Forward – Broadband Project Development
  • Tech-Transformed Agriculture speakers to be announced
  • Plenary Presentation Andy Spurgeon, Chief of Operations, Office of Telecommunications and Information Applications, National Telecommunications and Information Agency (NTIA)
  • Special Performance Dan Witkowski, Founder, President and Chief Magician, MagicCom
  • Plenary Presentation Casey Sorensen, CEO, PCs for People
  • Tech-Enabled Approaches to Attracting Businesses and People
  • Closing the Digital Divide in Your Community
    Supporting Freelancers – Tech-based Entrepreneurship and Telework
    Incorporating Cultural Awareness into Tech Training
    Representing the Digitally UnderRepresented in Economic Development
  • Tech for Older Adults – Tools for Health and Social Engagement
  • Keynote Presentation Christopher Mitchell, Institute for Local Self-Reliance
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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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