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Keynote Speaker Announced for 2013 Nevada Broadband Summit

By Jeremy Thacker

Nevada's upcoming 2013 Broadband Summit: Learning in the Digital Space is grabbing national attention thanks to the confirmation of a high-profile keynote speaker. Blair Levin will take the stage to address attendees. Levin is an attorney, author, and served as the executive director for the effort that produced the National Broadband Plan. He also worked as chief of staff to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman. As a Summit attendee, you will have several opportunities to interact directly with grant awardees, providers, and stakeholders through Q&A and direct conversations. The event will bring national, state, county...

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Registration Now Open for 2013 Nevada Broadband Summit

By Jeremy Thacker

Registration is now open for Nevada’s third annual Broadband Summit taking place November 18 in Reno!The event, called Learning in the Digital Space, will bring national, state, county, and local leaders together to discuss broadband expansion and the critical role technology is now playing in education.The one-day meeting will take place at the University of Nevada, Reno. The summit is being co-hosted by nonprofit Connect Nevada and the governor’s Nevada Broadband Task Force.In addition to speakers and interactive panels, there will be several opportunities for attendees to interact directly with grant awardees, providers, and stakeholders...

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Tomorrow’s Nevada Broadband Summit Available Live Via Web Stream

By Jeremy Thacker

We’re less than 24 hours away from the second annual Nevada Broadband Summit and it’s not too late to register for the event. However, if you can’t attend, you can still take part. The 2012 Summit: Connecting Communities will be streamed live via the Internet! You can also follow the day’s highlights on Twitter with hash tag #NVBroadband. Simply log onto the Connect Nevada Summit page and click on the live stream. The event will start at 10 a.m. PDT. Nearly a hundred attendees are expected at the Windmill Library tomorrow in Las Vegas for the daylong agenda that includes an exciting lineup of speakers as well as interactive sessions focusing...

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