Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The Hamilton 600 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20005
Join the SHLB Coaltition in exploring school-library broadband partnerships and other strategies to promote broadband deployment for community anchor institutions.
We will discuss the implications of the FCC's most recent E-rate order, the Connect America Fund reforms, and prospects for additional changes to the E-rate Program expected this year. The program will include an variety of policy-makers, broadband providers and school/library representatives.
A LIVE webcast option is also available.
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Lev Gonick, the CEO of OneCommunity, will deliver a keynote address about his “Big Gig” grant program announced on Aug. 7. We are also expecting speakers from the FCC, the Obama Administration, schools and libraries, and broadband companies.