Bruce P. Mehlman
The Internet Innovation Alliance is a broad-based coalition of business and non-profit organizations that aim to ensure every American, regardless of race, income or geography, has access to the critical tool that is broadband Internet. The IIA seeks to promote public policies that support equal opportunity for universal broadband availability and adoption so that everyone, everywhere can seize the benefits of the Internet - from education to health care, employment to community building, civic engagement and beyond.
IIA Broadband Symposiums
What do next generation wireless technologies mean for achieving universal broadband deployment and adoption in the U.S.?
How will access to mobile broadband create new opportunities for business, education and healthcare?
What emerging technologies, applications and business models seem most likely to shake up the broadband marketplace in rural America?
How will increased investment in mobile broadband infrastructure impact job creation and the economy?
What are the biggest opportunities and threats to realizing deployment of the next generation of broadband services and applications to rural areas?Featuring:
Last updated on September 13, 2011
Wednesday, June 17, 2009, Newseum, Washington, DC
The symposium was a half-day conference examining broadband demand, bringing broadband to unserved and underserved communities, content as a driver of broadband adoption, and the stimulus dollars set aside for broadband deployment. Keynote address by West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin III.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. National Press Club, First Amendment Lounge
Examine how our nation can use broadband to confront some of the challenges facing the next Administration and Congress. Discuss the role that broadband can play in meeting national priorities. Address critical issues such as digital literacy, affordability and access, broadband quality, and government’s role.