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May 20, 2019

Broadband & Barbecue Agenda: What’s On Our Plate

Broadband & Barbecue

Connecting Rural Communities

Thursday, June 6th

10 a.m – 3 p.m. EDT
Hazard Community and Technical College
First Federal Center
One Community College Drive
Hazard, KY 41701
Highway 15 South

Register at https://conta.cc/2Zj9uKI

Agenda: What’s On Our Plate

  • USE – How to leverage connectivity to grow your local economy
  • ACCESS – How to improve access to high-speed affordable broadband in your community

Sessions Include:

Introduction & Overview 

  • The Center for Rural Development
  • SOAR: Blueprint for the Future of Appalachia

High Economic Impact Uses of Broadband

  • Remote Work Panel
  • Business & Startup Panel

Rural Strategies for Access to Broadband

  • KentuckyWired: Update
  • The Center: Technology Assistance Program (TAP)
  • Last Mile Providers

More details will be coming soon! 

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