OneCape Breakout Session | Tuesday, August 1, 2023 | 2:30 P.M.
Broadband & Digital Equity: Closing the Cape’s Digital Divide
Major investment in broadband infrastructure and digital equity across the nation has generated new initiatives and opportunities to close the digital divide. This session will discuss the recently launched Regional Broadband Needs Assessment. Speakers will provide an overview of local digital equity activities and discuss the connection between these efforts and the Massachusetts State Digital Equity Plan, sharing opportunities for actors of all levels to support a connected Cape Cod.
- David Talbot, Director of Research Services, CTC Technology & Energy
- Myles Kamisher-Koch, Broadband Consultant, Rural Innovation Strategies Inc.
- Cheryl Coss, Manager, Digital Equity, Outreach & Engagement, Massachusetts Broadband Institute
- Steven Tupper, Deputy Director, Cape Cod Commission