The National Broadband Plan: A Roundtable Discussion

Co-sponsored by The Columbia Institute for Teleinformation (CITI) and the New York Law School Media Center

Monday, April 19, 2010 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

New York Law School
185 West Broadway
New York, N.Y. 10013
Reception follows

The FCC’s adoption of its March 16, 2010 National Broadband Plan has sparked vigorous debate as to whether and how to promote the development of highspeed wireline and wireless broadband. Major differences exist as to financial, technological, and legal issues.

Keynote speaker at the Roundtable is BLAIR LEVIN, head of the FCC team that developed the National Broadband Plan. He will be joined by a number of other stakeholders and experts, including:

  • Simon Flannery, Managing Director at Morgan Stanley;
  • David Don, Senior Director, Public Policy at Comcast Corp.;
  • Dan Margolis, attorney with Garvey Schubert Barer;
  • Anna-Maria Kovacs, President of Regulatory Source Associates, LLC;
  • Larry Darby, American Consumer Institute;
  • Harold Feld, Legal Director of Public Knowledge;
  • James Grimmelmann, Professor of Law and member, Institute for Information Law and Policy at New York Law School;
  • Raul Katz, Professor at the Columbia Business School
  • Chris Libertelli, Senior Director of Government and Regulatory Affairs for Skype

Broadband Content

  • Click Here for Broadband Working Papers
  • Click Here for Streaming Video
  • Click Here for Information on the Broadband Symposium