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Beyond BTOP: Partnerships for Gigabit

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SHLB Coalition 2014 Annual Conference

"Anchor Institutions, Gigabit Networks, Digital Communities" 

The Premier Conference on Broadband Politics and Policy.

 May 7-9th, 2014

Marriott Marquis Hotel in Washington, D.C. 

Gigabit Cities #1:

Date: Friday, May 9th, 2014

Time: 11:15-12:15.  

Room: TBD

 

 

 

Building Beyond BTOP – Finding a partner for your Gigabit Community

 

The continual increase in demand for bandwidth is driving the need for infrastructure based telecom services around the country.   Yet there are countless Schools, Hospitals, Libraries and other Community Anchor Institutions that are still not adequately connected to fiber.  As you look to build a Gigabit Community, justifying construction to these sites individually proves prohibitive.  Learn how to leverage public/private partnerships to establish economy of scale for deployment of bandwidth infrastructure.

 

 

Moderator:

                    Susannah Spellman, Director of USUCAN initiatives for Internet2

 

 

Panelists:

 

                Brian Proffit, Director Research & Education Solutions, Zayo Group

                Jim Stewart, Utah Education Network

                Lora Spinning – NTIA

                Ken Barber – KINBER

 

 

 

 

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