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APPALACHIAN OHIO-WEST VIRGINIA CONNECTIVITY SUMMITOn July 18 2017 the Appalachian Ohio-West Virginia Connectivity Summit was held at Washington State Community College in Marietta, OH. Keynote Speaker was Chris Mitchell, Director of the Community Broadband Networks Initiative. After breakout sessions there was a plenary panel on Community Ownership Models. Video of both is below. FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn also spoke. There’s no video of that but a transcript of her prepared remarks is available.

Keynote Speaker – Chris Mitchell

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Community Ownership Models Panel: Letcher County, KY Broadband Board; Coschocton County, OH Broadband Project;
Garrett County; MD Broadband Project; Pikeville, KY Fiber-to-the Premises Project. Moderator – Marty Newell.

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* Itinerary: (pdf)
* Background radio interview: (58 mins)