Congress and the Trump Administration are considering significant reforms to US Broadband policy. Congress will be considering a broad-based infrastructure bill that could provide billions of dollars to fund new broadband deployment and adoption strategies.
The FCC had made significant changes to the E-Rate program for Category 2 purchases. These changes will begin in Fiscal Year 2021. Dark fiber has thus far remained on the eligible services list and is a cost-effective way to provide high bandwidth connections to schools in many circumstances.
Join the round table discussion these subjects and related policy making issues for schools.
Time: May 5 - 3:30 PM
Location: Room 104
Audience Level: All
Audience Knowledge: No prior experience on this topic is needed.