Digital Futures 2015

Digital Futures conference in Edmonton, Alberta.

Digital Futures 2015

March 26 & 27, 2015

Held for the first time in the fall of 2013, this multi-stakeholder engagement on all things rural broadband has become a premiere national event in Canada around broadband policy in the main, with emphasis on advanced rural network development in particular.

Digital Futures 2015 – was held on the University of Alberta campus at Alumni House, (11515 Saskatchewan Dr NW, Edmonton, AB), on March 26 and 27, 2015 – it focused on our increasingly complex regulatory environment in Canada, in addition to providing key updates and perspectives on where new models for community-based development are emerging in the rural domain.

Representatives from industry, academia, regulatory authorities and key rural developments groups such as the Rural Development Institute at Brandon University and the First Mile Connectivity Consortium attended.

Digital Futures 2015 was hosted by the Van Horne Institute in Partnership with Master of Arts in Communications and Technology (MACT), Faculty of Extension, University of Alberta and the School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS), Faculty of Education, University of Alberta, with the assistance of the Kule Institute for Advanced Study, University of Alberta.

Agenda and Videoconferencing Instructions for Digital Futures 2015 (Mar 26&27)

Digital Futures 2015 Agenda FINAL

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