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Rural Telecommunications Congress Videos and Presentations Posted

Broadband's Impact, States, Universal Service May 18th, 2015

AUSTIN, May 18, 2015 – The Rural Telecommunications Congress posted the entire video and presentations made at the recent Rural Telecommunications Congress held here last month at the Broadband Communities Summit.

The original link to the sessions is at

2015 RTC Program Agenda and Session Content

Tuesday, April 14
3:00pm – 4:00pm: Looking Forward by Looking Back: Digital Inclusion from 1980 to Today
From the first community technology center (1980), the first community network (1986), to the first open gov/data initiative (1989), this presentation explores the history, themes, and future of our work.
  Jane Patterson – RTC President; President, The View Forward
        Speaker:  Anne Neville – Director, NTIA State Broadband Initiative, U.S. Department of Commerce
Digital Nation NTIA-SBI Highlights – session audio

Anne Neville Presentation

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NTIA Seeks Access to FCC’s Form 477 Database for Better Broadband Data

Broadband Data November 30th, 2009

WASHINGTON, November 30, 2009 – The National Telecommunications and Information Administration last week asked the Federal Communications Commission to release a key database of information about broadband deployment assembled from providers of high-speed internet access.

In a public notice dated Wednesday, November 25, the FCC said it intended to release this database — the Form 477 database — to the NTIA unless it received opposition from the carriers who have provided the broadband data by December 7, 2009.

Q&A with Anthony Wilhelm of NTIA and Ken Kuchno of RUS

Broadband Stimulus, NTIA, Premium Content July 26th, 2009

WASHINGTON, July 26, 2009 – Broadband experts all across the county have been dissecting the Notice of Funds Availability released earlier this month by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. As a special benefit to paid subscribers of its Weekly Report, here publishes an edited transcript of questions posed and answers given at the Broadband Stimulus Town Hall Webcast co-produced by TV Worldwide and, and which took place on July 9, 2009.

Connecting Broadband Networks and Applications in NTIA Proposals

Broadband Stimulus, Expert Opinion, NTIA July 19th, 2009

LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 19, 2009 – The NTIA’s BTOP program tracks the old NTIA Technology Opportunities Program. There are going to be maximum awards for those applications which attempt to solve multiple policy objectives, on the “biggest bang for the stimulus buck” theory. And states are going to be influential in the evaluation system, to the extent that their prioritization efforts are transparent and fair. to Host Two Webinars on NTIA/RUS NoFAs

Broadband Calendar, Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, NTIA July 12th, 2009

WASHINGTON, July 12, 2009 – announced that it will host two public webinars on navigating the broadband stimulus maze, with special reports from the news staff of, plus informed guests, on July 15 and July 16.

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