VIDEO: #Broadband First: Investing in America’s Infrastructure @USTelecom

On Thursday January 26 2017 USTelecom – a trade association representing broadband service providers and suppliers – hosted a ‘summit’ – Broadband First: Investing in America’s Infrastructure in Washington DC. Noting President Donald Trump’s “America’s Infrastructure First” policy calling for $1 trillion in new infrastructure investment, participants, including members of President Trump’s transition team, broadband innovators and leading policy experts, focused on the path forward for broadband infrastructure investment and policy. Speakers: Mark Jamison, Advisor to the Trump FCC transition team, Visiting Fellow with AEI’s Center for Internet, Communication, and Technology and the director and Gunter Professor of the Public Utility Research Center at the University of Florida; Kathleen Abernathy, Executive Vice President, Frontier; John Branscome, Senior Counsel, U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation; Robert Hunt, USTelecom Chairman and Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Business Operations, GVTC; David Redl, Chief Counsel, Communications and Technology, House Committee on Energy and Commerce; Marty Rubin, President & CEO, Smart City; Eric Small, Vice President, Commercial and MDU Solutions, AT&T; Jonathan Spalter, President & CEO, USTelecom. Video is below:

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