Next Century Cities’ just announced that Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn will Keynote at the Digital Southwest event on April 18th. You can register now to attend the conference in Mesa, Arizona, at the Mesa Convention Center.
This full-day event will bring together broadband champions from federal, state, and local government, as well as community leaders and broadband policy experts from the Southwest and across the nation. The event will feature stories of broadband deployment success, digital inclusion initiatives, financing opportunities, and more.
Participants will hear from mayors, other city officials, state and federal policymakers, rural and tribal representatives, as well as national broadband experts. From financing to infrastructure development to smart cities, panelists will share a wealth of practical information.
The full agenda and participant list is available online, but here’s peek at some of the topics:
- Stories of Success
- Small Cells and Poll Attachments
- Rural and Tribal
- Broadband Financing
- Models 101
Christopher, as Policy Director of Next Century Cities, will participate in the Broadband Infrastructure Panel.