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Tennessee Broadband Summit: Creating Partnerships to Ensure Access for All

March 20, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s BroadbandUSA are co-hosting the Broadband Summit: “Creating Partnerships to Ensure Access for All.”

Speakers and attendees from Tennessee and across the country, state and federal agencies and internet service providers and community organizations will come together to explore ways to partner to increase broadband deployment and improve broadband adoption to advance their overarching goals. This Summit will highlight the activities and initiatives achieved through the newly enacted Tennessee Broadband Accessibility Act which promotes broadband deployment through grants to providers, tax credits, deregulation, and education.

Topics Include:

  • Advancing Broadband Partnerships
  • The Broadband Accessibility Act – Year One Progress
  • Providers Leading the Way
  • Working Together to Strengthen Infrastructure Deployment
  • Inclusion and Equity
  • Federal Programs and Funding Opportunities

A detailed agenda can be found here.

There is no cost to attend this event, but space is limited. Once capacity has been reached, a waiting list will be started. Logistics such as parking and hotel accommodations will be sent to all registrants.


March 20, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower
312 Rosa L Parks Ave Tennessee Room, 3rd floor
Nashville, TN 37219 United States
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