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Reconnect to Technological Opportunity

Reconnect to Technological Opportunity

Monday February 10th saw NDIA’s Executive Director, Angela Siefer, present at the ReCONNECT to Technological Opportunity forum in North Carolina. The forum provided participants with the opportunity to learn about what their communities can do to leverage high-speed...

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Measuring the Gap by John B. Horrigan, PhD

Measuring the Gap by John B. Horrigan, PhD

Measuring the GapWhat’s the right approach to exploring why some Americans do not subscribe to broadband?NDIA is honored to publish “Measuring the Gap: What’s the right approach to exploring why some Americans do not subscribe to broadband?” authored by John B....

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U.S. House Hearing On Digital Equity

U.S. House Hearing On Digital Equity

NDIA Executive Director Angela Siefer and representatives of two NDIA affiliates were witnesses at the first-ever Congressional hearing focused on digital equity, held on Wednesday, January 29 by the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Committee on...

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Digital Equity Hearing Scheduled in House of Representatives

Digital Equity Hearing Scheduled in House of Representatives

The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold the first ever federal hearing focused on digital equity on Wednesday, January 29 at 10:30 a.m. The hearing is entitled, “Empowering and Connecting Communities through...

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NDIA Publications Database

NDIA Publications Database

To assist our community in finding important publications, we have created an NDIA Publications Page with all of our publications tagged by type, category, and issues. Now it is even easier to explore NDIA’s practitioner guidebooks, FCC comments, white papers, blog...

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NDIA Welcomes Miles Miller!

NDIA Welcomes Miles Miller!

NDIA is delighted to announce Miles Miller as NDIA's Public Policy Specialist through the MDF 2020 Tech Exchange Grant!NDIA was selected as a site for a Media Democracy Fund Tech Exchange Fellow. Within NDIA, this position will be a Public Policy Specialist. If we are...

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Rep. Meng proposes hotspot funding to combat “homework gap”

Rep. Meng proposes hotspot funding to combat “homework gap”

Twenty-six Members of Congress, led by Representative Grace Meng of New York, have proposed a $100 million annual grant program to fund community efforts to provide mobile wi-fi hotspots for home use by low-income students. Rep. Meng introduced H.R.5243, the “Closing...

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Net Inclusion 2020 Registration is LIVE

Net Inclusion 2020 Registration is LIVE

Net Inclusion 2020 welcomes digital inclusion community practitioners, advocates, academics, Internet service providers, and policymakers to discuss: local, state and federal policies and policy innovations impacting digital equity, sources of financial and...

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