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CQ Roll Call Policy Breakfast: The Future of Broadband

CQ Roll Call

Thursday, May 20, 2010 from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM (EDT)

Washington, DC

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CQ-Roll Call Policy Breakfast:

The Future of Broadband

moderated by: Mike Mills, Editorial Director, CQ-Roll Call Group


This CQ-Roll Call Policy Breakfast will look at the issues surrounding the recent FCC Broadband Plan's suggestions. Discussion topics may include: Will access to more of the radio spectrum allow wireless companies to expand broadband offerings for portable devices? Will it increase innovation? What are the actual needs for industries and government functions? What are the applications of broadband access in rural areas? Should speed and access be improved in existing networks before rural access can be addressed? With other developed nations outpacing the United States in both speed and access - what are the current challenges facing U.S. broadband service? Does the NBP adequately address them?

Agenda:

8 am                       Breakfast Reception

8:20 am                  Welcome Remarks

8:30  am                 Keynote   

          Rep. Rick Boucher (D-Va.) 

          Chairman, Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet                

9:00 am                  Panel

  • Dr. Coleman Bazelon, The Brattle Group
  • Michael Calabrese, New America Foundation
  • Peter Stenberg, Economic Research Service, USDA
  • Phoebe Yang, FCC Omnibus Broadband Initiative

10:30 am                Adjourn

 

Sponsored by:

                       


 

 

For additional sponsorship opportunities please contact Kelly Lindner at 202.824.6804 or KellyLindner@cqrollcall.com

 

Please arrive early as seating will be limited.

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The Phoenix Park Hotel
520 N Capitol Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001

Thursday, May 20, 2010 from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM (EDT)


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