Who Should Attend
All broadband stakeholders in the state. Event sessions will be designed for those at an early stage AND advanced stage of knowledge and readiness.
County administrators; emergency management agencies; Economic Development Districts; municipalities, utility districts, regional chambers of commerce, healthcare providers, libraries; school boards / superintendents, institutions of higher learning, community members, elected officials, philanthropies, IT professionals, policy wonks, and Bill Murray (yes that one).
What To Expect
Conversations with Connectivity Guru - Susan Crawford
- A deep dive on Inclusive Innovation amidst Digital Transformation
A focus on Impact Investing and diverse capital stacks
guidance on effective planning and elements of regional standardization
Meeting the new Maine Connectivity Authority
Arm wrestling for Federal Funds
How To RSVP
Please register here: The event will be virtual in 2021 - and is split across the afternoon of Nov. 18th and the morning of Nov. 19th.
Thursday will include a keynote presentation followed by two plenary panel sessions all on ONE link.
Friday will include a keynote presentation followed by two blocks of concurrent sessions on THREE separate Zoom links.
The zoom links can be found on the agenda below.
Zoom link for Welcome and Keynote speeches on Thursday and Friday: https://tinyurl.com/MBCSummit1