It's not just about building networks, but providing affordability through programs like the ACP.
Experts cited a lack of middle mile as the biggest obstacle to reaching many unserved areas.
Broadband heads from 5 states listed community outreach, mapping, and program deadlines as top priorities for BEAD.
Broadband leaders touched on letter of credit requirements, subgrant timelines, and speed test data.
Feinman is also architect of the BEAD matching funds program: He will keynote BEAD Implementation Summit on September 21.
Space is extremely limited for the in-person event; Zoom in instead with the Broadband Breakfast community.
Tune in to see what’s in store at the BEAD Implementation Summit in Washington on September 21, 2023.
What’s next for BEAD implementation?