Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Save This Event

Event Saved

The Repeal of Net Neutrality: What's Next? Webinar

Media Impact Funders

Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EST)

The Repeal of Net Neutrality: What's Next? Webinar

Registration Information

Type Remaining End Quantity
Net Neutrality 20 Registrations Ended Free  

Event Details

In 2015, under the Obama administration, the Federal Communications Commission adopted net neutrality rules to keep the internet free and open, allowing anyone and everyone to share and access information of any kind without interference.

Now, just two years later, all of that has unraveled.

Earlier this month, the FCC voted in favor of Chairman Ajit Pai's proposal to kill net neutrality, which will allow broadband providers such as AT&T, Comcast and Verizon to block, speed up or slow down content, charge more for services, and generally make it harder for all groups of people to communicate online.

Join us for a webinar discussion on Thursday, Jan. 11, from noon-1 p.m. ET, where we will hear from:

  • Jon Sallet, current Benton Foundation senior fellow and former FCC general counsel, who will help explain the policy shifts under way; 
  • Holmes Wilson, co-founder and co-director of Fight for the Future, who will provide an overview of the tactics and strategies the organization is employing to engage the broadest audience in active resistance of these changes; and 
  • Adrianne Furniss, executive director of the Benton Foundation, who will kick-off a discussion inviting folks to share their thoughts and priorities.


Please click the link below to join the webinar: 




  • Or iPhone one-tap:

    • US: +16699006833, 941629117#  or +14086380968, 941629117# 
  • Or Telephone:
    • Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location): 
      • US: +1 669 900 6833  or +1 408 638 0968  or +1 646 876 9923 
        Webinar ID: 941 629 117


International numbers available:


Have questions about The Repeal of Net Neutrality: What's Next? Webinar? Contact Media Impact Funders


Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EST)

  Add to my calendar


Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.