If you’re in the Washington D.C. area, than you have a great opportunity to attend the Internet Innovation Alliance Symposium at The Newseum on Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 9:00 am. The topic will be the deployment of the next generation wireless and mobile broadband services and applications throughout the United States. According to the IIA, this very engaging event will highlight the benefits of wireless broadband technology, especially for rural and underserved areas, and examining lessons from the past decade in which wireless penetration, data rates, applications and services expanded exponentially. Some of the questions that will be asked is based on the subject of adopting and accessing wireless and broadband technology in American industries and how it will have an impact on the economy, job growth and rural areas of the country. It looks like they have a great panel ready to answer these questions. You still have a chance to RSVP, go to the IIA site and register.
- Mobile broadband expansion means jobs growth, experts say (infoworld.com)
- The Real Way to Increase Infrastructure Jobs (forbes.com)
- What utilities tell us about work and mobile broadband (gigaom.com)