MMTC Presents Strategies for Addressing Broadband Adoption Challenges: Once and For All – April 28

by mmtcbbsj on April 21, 2015

MMTC Policy Meeting April 28thUpdatedUPDATE: Speaker change. Please see below for updated speakers list.

Please join the Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) as we welcome The Honorable Jessica Rosenworcel, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and a host of expert discussants to delve into recent data on broadband adoption, efforts to narrow the digital divide, and current obstacles and opportunities to create public policies that advance digital inclusion.

Strategies for Addressing Broadband Adoption Challenges: Once and for All
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Davis Wright Tremaine, 1919 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC
Lunch Will Be Served
Please RSVP here by Friday, April 27th.

Keynote Remarks: The Honorable Jessica Rosenworcel, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission
Research Update: John Horrigan, Ph.D., Senior Researcher, Pew Research Project 

Discussants:
Hazeen Ashby, Legislative Director, Research and Policy, National Urban League
Debra Berlyn, Executive Director, Project to Get More Older Americans Online (Project GOAL)
Blair Levin, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brookings Institute
Mark Hugo Lopez, Director, Hispanic Research, Pew Research Center


About MMTC:

The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) is a non-partisan, 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.

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