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The United States is losing ground in innovation sweepstakes to Japan, Denmark and other nations, according to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. This is mainly because these and other nations have designed and funded federal policies to spur innovation, while America has not, says the think thank.

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The United States is losing ground in innovation sweepstakes to Japan, Denmark and other nations, according to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. This is mainly because these and other nations have designed and funded federal policies to spur innovation, while America has not, says the think thank.

At an event scheduled for October 6, Kevin Huffman, executive vice president of Teach for America, will be presenting his article “Education: Bringing Innovation to Scale,” and Howard Wial of the Brookings Institution will be presenting his article “Strategy: A National Innovation Foundation,” in a symposium titled “Race to Innovate.”

The Fall 2009 issue of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas features a symposium on “The Race to Innovate,” and examines policies in areas including finance, manufacturing, education, and creating new institutions. Among the other speakers include Andrei Cherny, founder of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, and Stephen Ezell, senior analyst at ITIF.

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U.S. Broadband Deployment and Speeds are Beating Europe’s, Says Scholar Touting ‘Facilities-based Competition’

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The United States is losing ground in innovation sweepstakes to Japan, Denmark and other nations, according to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. This is mainly because these and other nations have designed and funded federal policies to spur innovation, while America has not, says the think thank.

At an event scheduled for October 6, Kevin Huffman, executive vice president of Teach for America, will be presenting his article “Education: Bringing Innovation to Scale,” and Howard Wial of the Brookings Institution will be presenting his article “Strategy: A National Innovation Foundation,” in a symposium titled “Race to Innovate.”

The Fall 2009 issue of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas features a symposium on “The Race to Innovate,” and examines policies in areas including finance, manufacturing, education, and creating new institutions. Among the other speakers include Andrei Cherny, founder of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, and Stephen Ezell, senior analyst at ITIF.

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Discussion of Broadband Breakfast Club Virtual Event on High-Capacity Applications and Gigabit Connectivity

WASHINGTON, September 24, 2013 – The Broadband Breakfast Club released the first video of its Broadband Breakfast Club Virtual Event, on “How High-Capacity Applications Are Driving Gigabit Connectivity.”

The dialogue featured Dr. Glenn Ricart, Chief Technology Officer, US IGNITESheldon Grizzle of GigTank in Chattanooga, Tennessee; Todd MarriottExecutive Director of UTOPIA, the Utah Telecommunications Open Infrastructure Agency, and Drew ClarkChairman and Publisher, BroadbandBreakfast.com.

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The United States is losing ground in innovation sweepstakes to Japan, Denmark and other nations, according to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. This is mainly because these and other nations have designed and funded federal policies to spur innovation, while America has not, says the think thank.

At an event scheduled for October 6, Kevin Huffman, executive vice president of Teach for America, will be presenting his article “Education: Bringing Innovation to Scale,” and Howard Wial of the Brookings Institution will be presenting his article “Strategy: A National Innovation Foundation,” in a symposium titled “Race to Innovate.”

The Fall 2009 issue of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas features a symposium on “The Race to Innovate,” and examines policies in areas including finance, manufacturing, education, and creating new institutions. Among the other speakers include Andrei Cherny, founder of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, and Stephen Ezell, senior analyst at ITIF.

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Breakfast Club Video: ‘Gigabit and Ultra-High-Speed Networks: Where They Stand Now and How They Are Building the Future’

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The United States is losing ground in innovation sweepstakes to Japan, Denmark and other nations, according to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. This is mainly because these and other nations have designed and funded federal policies to spur innovation, while America has not, says the think thank.

At an event scheduled for October 6, Kevin Huffman, executive vice president of Teach for America, will be presenting his article “Education: Bringing Innovation to Scale,” and Howard Wial of the Brookings Institution will be presenting his article “Strategy: A National Innovation Foundation,” in a symposium titled “Race to Innovate.”

The Fall 2009 issue of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas features a symposium on “The Race to Innovate,” and examines policies in areas including finance, manufacturing, education, and creating new institutions. Among the other speakers include Andrei Cherny, founder of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, and Stephen Ezell, senior analyst at ITIF.

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