Event

October Webinar: Understanding the Role of Broadband in Regional Economic Development

Event Time: Wed, October 18, 2017 02:00 PM
Type Of Event: Webinar

Broadband is a key driver of regional job creation and economic prosperity. Recognizing this, many communities are taking a cooperative approach to develop a comprehensive regional economic strategy emphasizing broadband deployment and use. Join BroadbandUSA’s Practical Broadband Conversations webinar to learn how regional economic development agencies are leveraging broadband to spur collaboration, innovation and growth.

Speakers

  • Frank Smith, President and CEO, Roanoke Valley Broadband Authority

  • Lionel “Bo” Beaulieu, Director, Purdue Center for Regional Development

  • Sue Suleski, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economy Development, Technology & Innovation Office