- E-Gov/Civic Engagement (8/6/09)
- Technology/Fixed Broadband (8/13/09)
- Technology/Wireless (8/13/09)
- International Lessons (8/18/09)
- Opportunities for Small and Disadvantaged Businesses (8/18/09)
- Broadband Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities (8/20/09)
- Education (8/20/09)
- Public Safety and Homeland Security (8/25/09)
- Smart Grid, Broadband and Climate Change (8/25/09)
- Economic Growth, Job Creation, and Private Investment (8/26/09)
- Job Training (8/26/09)
- Technology/Applications and Devices (8/27/09)
- State and Local Governments: Toolkits and Best Practices (9/1/09)
- Benchmarks (9/2/09)
- Big Ideas with Potential to Substantially Change the Internet (9/3/09)
- Broadband Consumer Context (9/9/09)
- Health Care (9/15/09)
- The Role of Content in the Broadband Ecosystem (9/17/09)
- Spectrum (9/17/09)
- Cyber Security (9/30/09)
- Diversity and Civil Rights Issues in Broadband Policy (10/2/09)
- Economic Issues in Broadband Competition (10/9/09)
- Broadband Accessibility for People with Disabilities II: Barriers, Opportunities and Policy Recommendations (10/20/09)
- Capitalization Strategies for Small and Disadvantaged Businesses (11/12/09)
- Future Fiber Architectures and Local Deployment Choices (11/19/09)
- Research Recommendations for the Broadband Task Force (11/23/09)
- Lessons for the National Broadband Plan from Local Officials Representing Under-served Communities (12/9/09)
- Global Broadband Connects America and the World: Infrastructure, Services and Applications (12/10/09)
- Review and Discussion of Broadband Deployment Research (12/10/09)
- Broadband and New Media Strategies for Minority Radio (1/26/10)
- The Broadband Availability Gap (5/6/10)
Workshop: Broadband and New Media Strategies for Minority Radio
The Workshop entitled "Broadband and New Media Strategies for Minority Radio" will be held January 26, 2010 from 9:30 am until 12:00 noon in the FCC Commission Meeting Room. There will be a roundtable discussion on ways that broadband technology can support minority radio. We will have participants from broadband companies such as Google and radio station owners from across the country, including representative from Radio One, Inner City Broadcasting, Multicultural Radio Broadcasting, Univision and a host of others. The participants will respond to prepared questions from the moderator, online registrants, and registrants in the audience.
The following are some of the preliminary topics that will be covered at this workshop. If you would like to discuss any other topics, please send us your suggestions.
- How can broadband technology assist minority radio in expanding the listener base?
- How does broadband deployment and adoption figure into the success of minority radio?
- Are there any unique barriers to using broadband technology for minority radio?
- Is there a viable business model that can marry broadband technology and minority radio?
Roundtable begins with Comments from Commissioner(s); and Introductions from Carolyn Fleming-Williams Senior Deputy Director, OCBO and Rick Wade, Acting Chief of Staff, Department of Commerce, Moderators
|9:45 - 10:45 am||Roundtable Participants begin discussion
Mario Armstrong, Radio Host, XM/Sirius radio, USTalkNetwork.com, WYPR & WEAA
Eric Broyles, Founder and CEO, Megree, Inc.
Frank Flores, Chief Revenue Officer of the radio segment and General Manager, Spanish Broadcasting Systems
Anita Stephens Graham, Partner, Opportunity Capital Partners
Zemira Jones, President/CEO of All American Management Group, Inc.
James L. Winston, Executive Director, National Association of Black-Owned Broadcasters (NABOB)
Candida Mobley-Wright, President, Voices, Inc.
Frank Montero, Co-Managing Partner with the law firm Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth
Cleveland Spears, Producer/Radio Host/General Manager, iM4radio Broadcasting Network
Loris Ann Taylor, Executive Director, Native Public Media
|10:45 - 11:00 am||Break
|11:00 - 12:00 noon||
Roundtable Participants resume discussion
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