On March 7th, Christopher participated in a panel discussion sponsored by Politico and Qualcomm as part of an event called "The Future of the Wireless World." The panel was moderated by Politico Technology Reporter Alex Byers and included the following participants:
- Steven Crowley, P.E., Consulting Wireless Engineer
- Mindel De la Torre, former Chief of the International Bureau, Federal Communications Commission
- Christopher Mitchell, Director of Community Broadband Networks Initiative, Institute for Local Self-Reliance
- Joan Marsh, Senior Vice President of Federal Regulatory, AT&T
Watch the video at Politico's website.
Highlights from this conversation include Christopher's interaction with the AT&T representative about their claim that a "one touch make ready" policy was specific to Google Fiber. This interaction is at 36:20 in the conversation.