EVENT: NTIA’s BroadbandUSA Practical Broadband Conversations Free Webinar Oct 16

An invitation from NTIA…

You are invited to join NTIA’s BroadbandUSA Practical Broadband Conversations Webinar

Topic: Broadband’s Role in Revitalizing Main Street

Date:   Wednesday, October 16, 2019

   Time:  2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET

Overview: Broadband connectivity helps to ensure that local communities are vibrant and successful. In parts of the country that are not fully connected, some communities are creating partnerships with local businesses, health organizations, schools and art groups to solve these challenges. These innovative partnerships leverage existing assets to build new opportunities. Join NTIA’s BroadbandUSA to hear case studies of models that are working to successfully connect Main Street in underserved areas.

Speakers:

  • Michael W. Burns, Senior Advisor to the Regional Administrator, EPA Region 4/CUPP Program Manager
  • Mona El Khafif, Associate Professor UVA School of Architecture, RCN Co-Director MainStreet21
  • Fletcher Kittredge, CEO, GWI

Please pre-register for the webinar using this registration link.   After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Want to access past Practical Broadband Conversations webinars? Visit our webinar archives for past presentations, transcripts and audio recordings.

This entry was posted in Conferences, economic development by Ann Treacy. Bookmark the permalink.

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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