Media Alert: Public Invited to Internet Policy Forum, July 21

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Internet Governance Forum USA, an ancillary of the United Nations Internet Governance Forum, will host a multi-stakeholder event on July 21 to address the Biden administration’s $45 billion initiative to provide access broadband to all in the United States by 2030. the largest of its kind in the United States – is an opportunity to discuss policies related to digital equity, data privacy, encryption, fragmentation Internet, emerging technologies, etc.

Event details:

  • Date: Thursday July 21
  • Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT
  • Location: Convene, 600 14th St., NW, Washington, D.C. | Webcast available
  • Link to register: In person and via Zoom
  • Media partner: High speed breakfast
  • Speakers: See the full list here
    • Alan Davidson, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information; National Telecommunications and Information Administration
    • Darrin JonesDeputy Director of Strategic Technology Policy, FBI
    • Joshua EdmondsDirector of Digital Inclusion, City of Detroit
    • Emile Ochotta, Senior Director and Global Head of Security Governance, Alphabet
    • Eric GellerCybersecurity Reporter, POLITICO
    • Paul EislerSenior Director, Cybersecurity, USTelecom
    • Cristiano Limatechnology journalist, The Washington Post
    • Yiota SouraGeneral Counsel, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    • Adam NeufeldSVP and Chief Impact Officer, Anti-Defamation League
    • Marie VachinoCEO, Cyntegra
    • Sandy PentlandEntrepreneurship Program Director, MIT Media Lab
    • Eric BurgerCommonwealth Cyber ​​Initiative Professor, Virginia Tech
    • Chris BoyerVice President of Global Security and Technology Policy, AT&T
    • Steve DelBiancoCEO, NetChoice

About the United States Internet Governance Forum

Internet Governance Forum USA is a platform for public officials, community leaders, and members of industry, academia, and the media to discuss Internet policy. Founded in 2009, the organization is a subsidiary of the United Nations Internet Governance Forum and is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

About broadband breakfast

Broadband Breakfast is a leading media company advocating for greater internet everywhere through topical, timely and intelligent coverage. The company’s annual Digital Infrastructure Investment Conference brings together the broadband and financial services industries to focus on the assets needed to support a 21st century information economy.

About STAKE Investor Relations

STAKE Investor Relations LLC is a communications consultancy that navigates critical inflection points spanning business, public affairs, and social issues. The company provides strategic direction and execution of initiatives that create value and maintain stakeholder trust.

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