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(1)    The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) is now co-hosting the conference with the SHLB Coalition and U.S. UCAN.


(2)    In order to provide more details about the agenda, attached is a copy of the conference’s preliminary program.  Here are some sessions of interest:


  • Best Practices for Working with the Public and Private Sectors in Broadband Deployment
  • Digital Inclusion Strategies
  • Broadband Infrastructure: Outreach to Community Anchor Institutions
  • U.S. Ignite and Gig.U (Moderated by Rodney Petersen)
  • U.S. Unified Community Anchor Network (U.S. UCAN)
  • Public Safety Broadband Network Update
  • Federal USF Contribution Reform


Thank you,




Gregory V. Haledjian, J.D.

Policy Specialist



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