Community Broadband Workshop

Date: 
August 04, 2014
Docket Number: 
2014–18403
SUMMARY:
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) will hold a oneday regional workshop, ‘‘Building a Community Broadband Roadmap: Lessons in Implementation,’’ to share information to help communities build their broadband capacity and utilization. The workshop will present best practices and lessons learned from network infrastructure build-outs and digital inclusion programs from Minnesota and surrounding states, including broadband projects funded by NTIA. It will also explore effective business and partnership models and will include access to regional policymakers, federal funders and industry providers.
 
DATES:
The Community Broadband Workshop will be held on September 4, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Central Time.
 
ADDRESSES:
The meeting will be held in the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis Northstar Ballroom at 1300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55403.
 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Karen Hanson, National Telecommunications and Information Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 4628, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–0213; email: khanson@ntia.doc.gov. Please direct media inquiries to NTIA’s Office of Public Affairs, (202) 482–7002.