Can You Hear Me Now? The Rural Broadband Debate

Mar 12, 2017 | 12:30pm – 1:30pm


Dean Garfield

Information Technology Industry Council

Vicente Gonzales

US House of Representatives

Tara Sweeney

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation

Lou Digioia


In order to bring the benefits of tech to every person and sector of the economy, we must roll out broadband to rural areas. This discussion will focus on how to create more public-private partnerships to address rural broadband access. Members and companies can discuss what the government is doing now to address this problem and how we can make it work.

Primary Access: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Access: Film Badge, Music Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Sessions
Track: Government
Level: Intermediate