The Free State Foundation will hold its Tenth Annual Telecom Policy Conference on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai will deliver theOpening Keynote address. FCC Commissioners Michael O’Rielly and Brendan Carr will join FSF President Randolph May in the traditional lunchtime conversation. And Neomi Rao, Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OMB, and David Redl, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Administrator of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, will both deliver a Keynote address. Other speakers include: Jeff Campbell, Vice President, The Americas of Global Government Affairs, Cisco Systems, Inc.; Michelle Connolly, Professor, Duke University, and Member of FSF's Board of Academic Advisors; David Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President, Comcast Corporation; Kathleen Grillo, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Public Policy and Government Affairs, Verizon Communications Inc.; John Jones, Senior Vice President of Public Policy & Government Relations, CenturyLink; Chris Lewis, Vice President, Public Knowledge; Daniel Lyons, Professor, Boston College Law School, and Member of FSF's Board of Academic Advisors; Michael Powell, President & CEO, NCTA; Tom Power, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, CTIA; Nicol Turner-Lee, Fellow, Governance Studies, Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings; and Christopher Yoo, Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School, and Member of FSF's Board of Academic Advisors. A conference agenda is here and an event flyer is here. Register here!
Free State Foundation President Randolph J. May and Research Fellow Michael J. Horney submitted written testimony and Mr. Horney testified at a March 2, 2018, Hearing on SB 287, “State Funds - Procurement of Services From Internet Service Providers – Restriction,” before the Committee on Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs, Maryland General Assembly. The testimony opposes SB 287 on legal and policy grounds.
Free State Foundation President Randolph May will speak on Hands Off My Internet: A Discussion on Net-Neutrality at the University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, MD, on February 14, 2018, at an event hosted by the Baltimore Student Chapter of The Federalist Society.
Free State Foundation President Randolph May will speak on The Future of Net Neutrality at the Duke University School of Law, Durham, NC, on January 29, 2018, at an event hosted by the Duke Student Chapter of The Federalist Society.
For more information, contact: email@example.com Mailing Address: The Free State Foundation, P. O. Box 60680, Potomac, MD 20859 Office Location: 6259 Executive Blvd., Rockville, MD 20852 Phone: 301-984-8253