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Discussion About Needs and Issues in FirstNet at Broadband Breakfast Club Virtual Event

Broadband Calendar, Broadband TV, Congress, FCC, Public Safety, Wireless October 15th, 2013

October 15, 2013 – The Broadband Breakfast Club posted the video of its virtual discussion, “How Will FirstNet Improve Public Safety Communications?” featuring William Vallee, State Broadband Policy Coordinator, Office of Consumer Counsel, State of Connecticut; Brett Kilbourn, Vice President of Government and Industry Affairs, Utilities Telecom Council; and Penny Rubow, Program Manager for the FirstNet program in the State of Arkansas.

PLEASE BEGIN WATCHING THE VIDEO AT THE 5:00 MINUTE MARK: technical difficulties led to preview content being recorded.

Wireless Communications Association International Holds 4G Caucus

Mobile Broadband, Smart Grid, Spectrum, Wireless April 7th, 2011

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2011 – The Wireless Communications Association International, a technology-neutral broadband advocacy organization, gathered industry experts to discuss next generation fourth generation wireless technology on Wednesday.

Smart Grid’s Future Relies on Consumer Acceptance, Environmental Benefits

Broadband's Impact, FCC, Smart Grid July 22nd, 2010

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2010 – At’s breakfast club this week, experts in the smart grid field said issues such as consumer adoption, environmental benefits and privacy concerns would decide the future of grid development.

Do Consumers Really Care About the Smart Grid? Some Think Not, at Broadband Breakfast Club

Broadband TV, FCC, National Broadband Plan, Smart Grid July 21st, 2010

WASHINGTON, July 21, 2010 – The “smart grid,” or the way that the electric infrastructure can be enhanced with interactive, telecommunications- and broadband-related capabilities, may not be that important for consumers, said panelists at Tuesday’s Broadband Breakfast Club.

At the same time, the Federal Communications Commission Energy and Environment Director Nick Sinai, in a keynote speech at the Broadband Breakfast Club, said that intelligent electric infrastructure — including consumer data about energy use — could enhance competition in electricity and in broadband.

The event is available on at the following link.

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