This week, MMTC Vice President and Chief Research & Policy Officer Dr. Nicol Turner-Lee spoke at the Free State Foundation’s Telecom Policy Conference. Joining Dr. Turner-Lee were Free State Foundation Founder and President Randolph May; former Federal Communications Commissioner Deborah Taylor Tate; Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee David Redl; University of Nebraska Law School Professor Justin Hurwitz; Boston College Law School Assistant Professor Daniel Lyons; and University of Pennsylvania Center for Technology, Innovation, and Competition Founder and Executive Director David Yoo.
The panelists discussed the greatest telecom priorities for the FCC, focusing on spectrum policy and the upcoming spectrum auctions. C-Span covered the event.
The Minority Media and Telecommunications Council (MMTC) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving equal opportunity and civil rights in the mass media, telecommunications and broadband industries, and closing the digital divide. MMTC is generally recognized as the nation’s leading advocate for minority advancement in communications.